Entries from April 2009

The Kentucky Derby: A Multi-Billion Dollar American Tradition

CNBC is airing a special on the business behind the Kentucky Derby, where the best three-year-old thoroughbreds compete at Churchill Downs in a mile-and-a-quarter race with a $2 million purse. Here’s a bit from the CNBC website: The Kentucky Derby is the longest running sports event in American history. Now, a cherished pastime is a [...]

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