Kentucky Derby 2021 Preview: Essential Quality The Favorite, Can He Break A 60-Year Drought To Win From Post 14?Essential Quality entered the week as the favorite to win but drew the 14th position Tuesday. The last time a horse won from that spot was Carry Back in 1961.
Fanless Belmont Stakes Kicks Off Triple Crown In JuneThe Belmont Stakes will be run before the Kentucky Derby and Preakness for the first time and take place at a shorter distance.
Kentucky Derby's Move To Labor Day Takes Some Getting Used ToThe move of the Triple Crown's first leg to Labor Day weekend due to the coronavirus pandemic will mark the first time the Derby won't run in Louisville on the first Saturday in May since 1945.
Coronavirus Halts Derby Until Sept. 5thThe Great Depression and World War I and World War II didn't stop the Kentucky Derby, a race that has been run without interruption since it began in 1875.
2019 Kentucky Derby Lineup: Omaha Beach Injury Shakes Up 145th Run For The RosesWithout Omaha Beach, the 2019 Kentucky Derby field gets more competitive, with Game Winner, Improbable and Roadster all favorites.
Kentucky Derby, Jockey Mike Smith Picks Up New MountTriple Crown-winning jockey Mike Smith will ride in the Kentucky Derby after all.
Kentucky Derby Preview: Omaha Beach Scratched, A Trio Of Baffert Trained Horses Now FavoritesFive-time Kentucky Derby winning trainer Bob Baffert enters the weekend with the top three horses in the field according to oddsmakers.
145th Kentucky Derby, Omaha Beach is 4-1 favoriteOmaha Beach is the 4-1 early favorite for the Kentucky Derby after drawing the No. 12 post position.
Horse Racing Prompts Abrupt Changes Of Race-Day MedicationsThe deaths of 23 horses over three months at Santa Anita in California have roiled the racing industry and prompted abrupt changes in race-day medication rules that would alter the Triple Crown series beginning in 2021.
Woman Wagers $18 In Kentucky Derby, Wins $1.2 MillionA Texas woman walked away with a cool $1.2 million when Justify won the Kentucky Derby.
Kentucky Derby: How To Bet $100Justify is the favorite for Saturday's race, but there are a few other horses to consider as well.
Kentucky Derby Preview: Justify Is The Colt To BeatDespite having just three starts under his belt, Justify enters the 144th running of the Derby as the favorite.
Kentucky Derby Lacks Dominant Runner, Chance Of Early RainClassic Empire is the 4-1 pre-race choice. Two horses, Always Dreaming and McCraken, are the co-second choices at 5-1.
Get To Know Each Horse In The Kentucky DerbyKentucky Derby starters, from the rail out
Kentucky Derby: How I'd Bet $100Irish War Cry is my pick to win the 2017 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs this Saturday. He is the sole entry with two superior performances on his record this year.