“Here they come to me!”
Expression for the ages, one that transcends the sport of kings, coined by Cawood Ledford. The Hall of Fame announcer’s stirring report when thoroughbreds turned for home on a sunny day at Churchill Downs.
This week, here they come to you. Full-on-Autumn, horse racing, college football and reminder that in Kentucky the sport of kings gives way to sport of princes – basketball is at the door too.
• Keeneland. Fall meet is October 8-30 and includes 18 stakes races, 10 this weekend.