The state of Kentucky is best known for its bourbon, horse racing (particularly the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs the first Saturday in May), and “Colonel” Harland Sanders’ world famous Kentucky Fried Chicken (truth be told, Sanders lived in nearby Indiana until he left home at age...
Del Mar's summer season of horse racing starts Thursday - post time is 2 p.m. - which will be greeted by one of the biggest roars for horses this side of Churchill Downs.
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American Pharoah, the first horse to win the Triple Crown since 1978, took a parade lap Saturday at the spot where he won the Kentucky Derby earlier this year. Some 30,000 supporters came out to cheer on the now-famous horse. It should...Show More Summary
One legend met another legend on Saturday morning, when Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino met Triple Crown winner American Pharoah. Pitino met the legendary horse at Churchill Downs before the Downs After Dark race that takes place...Show More Summary
It’s no secret that bourbon and the Kentucky Derby go hand-in-hand. During this year’s Derby broadcast on May 2, spirits brand Brown-Forman/Woodford Reserve brought its specially crafted Derby bottles to life at Churchill Downs in an...Show More Summary
Anna Nicole Smith‘s daughter Dannielynn Birkhead and her father Larry Birkhead make their annual appearance at the 2015 Kentucky Derby on Saturday afternoon (May 2) at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kent. The eight-year-old little one looked all grown up in her cute pink outfit! “It took me two months to get my daughter’s outfit together [...]
Sarah Hyland and Stephen Amell stepped out on the red carpet while attending the 2015 Kentucky Derby on Saturday afternoon (May 2) at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kent. Also in attendance at the event were figure skaters Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir (wearing two of the most fascinating headpieces of the day), model Lindsay Ellingson, [...]
On a sunny Saturday, a record-breaking crowd of 170,513 people converged to cheer and clink glasses at the 141st Kentucky Derby in Churchill Downs, in Louisville. American Pharaoh came out on top in a close race featuring top jockeys and thoroughbreads. The Derby celebrations continued long after the race was over—check out the slideshow above for a look.
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Break out the celebratory mint juleps! American Pharoah (and yes, that's how the horse likes to spell it) won the 141st Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., Saturday afternoon. Get the scoop on 35 must-watch finales! Ridden by Victor Espinoza and trained by Bob Baffert, American... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Kentucky Derby
In this year’s Kentucky Derby, American Pharoah took home first prize in the highly anticipated annual race on Saturday afternoon (May 2) at Churchill Downs in Louisville, KY. American Pharoah was followed closely by Firing Line, who finished in second and Dortmund, who finished in third. The jockey of American Pharoah, named Victor Espinoza, also [...]
No upsets at Churchill Downs today, again: Favorite American Pharoah won the 141st Kentucky Derby, reports AP. Jockey Victor Espinoza, who won last year's derby as well, rode the horse for Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert. This marks the third straight year the favorite has won, following Orb in...
Speedy bay colt American Pharoah won the Kentucky Derby on Saturday, fighting off a stretch sprint by Firing Line to claim the roses. The victory marks the third consecutive time the odds-on favorite has won at Churchill Downs, as well...Show More Summary
(Reuters) - Favorite American Pharoah won the the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky on Saturday. Firing Line finished second, according to unofficial results, in the opening jewel of thoroughbred racing’s Triple Crown series for 3-year-olds. (Reporting by Larry Fine in New York, editing by Gene Cherry)
American Pharoah captured the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby on Saturday at Churchill Downs, staving off Firing Line and Dortmund down the stretch. American Pharoah had 3-1 odds to win the race, and was ridden by jockey Victor Espinoza, his third Kentucky Derby win, and second straight. Show More Summary
American Pharoah won the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby on a sun-filled Saturday at Churchill Downs.