Although I live in beautiful Chattanooga, TN I visit Kentucky and go to the horse races every chance I get. I have been going to the Kentucky Derby for the last five years and encourage everyone to go. If you want to meet me and get...Show More Summary
The latest Kentucky Derby contender to set the racing world abuzz is Danza, a late bloomer who notched a decisive win at Saturday’s Arkansas Derby.
Tom Brady, who isn't afraid to dress up for an occasion (see above), will be at the Kentucky Derby next month.
“… it’s hard not to see a little Red Sox in the dark brown colt.” If Wood winner Wicked Strong goes to the Kentucky Derby as anticipated, his story will be huge, and not only in the city he’s named to honor. It might even bump that of California Chrome, Art Sherman, and Swaps (remembered […]
When "Mad Men" began in 2007, Roger Sterling was presented as the embodiment of the old guard, capital-E Establishment. This was a guy who, after all, had no compunction about putting on blackface for a Kentucky Derby party at his country...Show More Summary
Next weekend’s Lexington Stakes at Keeneland is the last race on the points schedule, but the 2014 Kentucky Derby prep season is essentially over. Dance With Fate, reportedly unlikely for the Derby, won the Blue Grass on Saturday with a Beyer speed figure of 97. The little-regarded Danza upset the Arkansas Derby, earning a Beyer […]
California Chrome is the likely favorite for the Kentucky Derby and the results of Saturday’s Derby prep races only solidified his status.
California Chrome is the likely favorite for the Kentucky Derby and results in Saturday’s Derby prep races only solidified his status.
Saturday’s Arkansas Derby at Oaklawn Park is one of the major prep races for May 3's Kentucky Derby. Here is Predicteform's analysis of the Arkansas Derby.
Dick Jerardi on this year’s likely Kentucky Derby favorite: Go back six years. Other than the experience factor (it’s hard to believe that California Chrome has run 10 times …), I see Big Brown all over again, a really good horse against a far less talented and inconsistent group. The same thought has crossed my […]
Andrew Beyer, writing today: When the Blue Grass Stakes is run at Keeneland on Saturday, it is unlikely to produce the next Kentucky Derby winner. Though it was once the most important 3-year-old prep race, it became irrelevant after Keeneland replaced its dirt track with a synthetic surface. None of the seven horses who captured […]
With the Kentucky Derby less than four weeks away, the field for the May 3 race is taking shape. A look at the contenders on the leaderboard.
With the Kentucky Derby only 25 days away, tickets are running out fast. Procrastinators have just three ticket options left. The first is to sit in the new second floor grandstand that overlooks the Kentucky Derby starting gate, Section 228. Show More Summary
The chance to win a finish line view of the 2014 Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks is being offered to race fans everywhere by one of the country's leading horse trainers, Kenny McPeek. Fans can go to the app website to win two third floor clubhouse seats to the Kentucky Oaks and Kentucky Derby races Friday and Saturday, May 2 and 3. 1
UConn vs. Kentucky: Which team deserves to win? Plus, setting up Masters week, checking in on the Derby contenders and dipping our toe in the NBA water.
Wicked Strong's upset victory at the Wood Memorial at Aqueduct on Saturday not only sent the colt charging to the Kentucky Derby, it was a victory for the injured victims of last year’s Boston Marathon bombings.
On the first Saturday in April, the outlook for the Kentucky Derby on the first Saturday in May remains as confusing as ever.
On May 3, Maison Premiere will host a Kentucky Derby party featuring a special julep menu. Cocktails will be poured until 4 a.m., and oysters are available until 1 a.m. [Grub Street] To celebrate National Empanada Day on April 8, Favela Cubana is offering $1 empanadas until 11 p.m. Show More Summary
Saturday’s Wood Memorial at New York's Aqueduct Racetrack is one of the major prep races for May 3's Kentucky Derby. Here is an analysis of the race from Predicteform.
Social Inclusion fittingly drew the outside post in a field of 11 for Saturday’s Wood Memorial. It’s the appropriate spot for a horse that is on the outside looking to get included in the Kentucky Derby starting gate.