1. Kentucky Derby 2015: Complete Odds and Early Favorites to Consider

    The complete field for the 2015 Kentucky Derby is far from set, but there's no secret as to who the top contenders at Churchill Downs will be come May 2...

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  2. Jockey's Wardrobe Malfunction Leads to Mooning Crowd During Race

    Jockey Blake Shinn might want to add a belt to his uniform after an unfortunate wardrobe malfunction led to his rear end being shown to everyone at Canterbury and, well, on the Internet...

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  3. Kentucky Derby 2015 Contenders: Early Look at Favorites in Field

    Although the Kentucky Derby field is not yet set, there are a few horses standing out above the rest as top contenders for the highly anticipated race...

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  4. Ocho Ocho Ocho Makes Way to Churchill Downs

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  5. Derby-Winning Jockey Earns 2,000th Victory

    Jockey Joel Rosario, who won the 2013 Kentucky Derby aboard Orb, collected his 2,000th North American victory on Thursday by riding Dating Lady Luck to a win in Keeneland's second race...

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  6. Kentucky Derby 2015 Contenders: Early Favorites to Watch at Churchill Downs

    California Chrome captured the imagination of the globe one year ago at Churchill Downs, but this year there is no true standout favorite going into the 2015 Kentucky Derby . Granted, there's a favorite trainer thanks to the legendary Bob Baffert ..

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  7. Why Is American Pharoah Spelled Wrong?

    It's about that time in the year before the Kentucky Derby in which investigations into the names of potential contenders reveal some funny stories...

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  8. Kentucky Derby 2015: Highlighting Early Contenders Ahead of Triple Crown Race

    All it takes is a win at the storied Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs to make a horse a household name. Who will be this year's rendition of California Chrome? Chrome, of course, ...

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  9. Hall of Fame Jockey Turcotte Out of Hospital

    Ron Turcotte, who rode Secretariat to victory in the 1973 Triple Crown, is out of the hospital six weeks after breaking his legs in a one-vehicle crash, and is working on picking a winner for the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr...

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  10. Baffert Checks in on Derby Contender Pharoah

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  11. Churchill Offers 5 P.m. Start, $1 Beer Thursdays

    Churchill Downs is trying something new this spring to draw more business on Thursdays — moving what used to be its late Friday afternoon happy hours to "Twilight Thursdays," with a 5 p...

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  12. Report: Derby Prices Up 88% on Resale Market

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  13. Kentucky Derby 2015: Race Schedule and Predictions for Top Contenders

    A year after California Chrome came one race away from claiming the Triple Crown, this May's Kentucky Derby could bring a similarly talented horse into the national limelight...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 5 days ago 10,045 reads 2 comments

  14. Shared Belief Has Non-Displaced Hip Fracture

    Champion SHARED BELIEF, who was pulled up midway through Saturday's Charles Town Classic after stumbling at the break, has a non-displaced fracture to his right hip, according to information ...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 6 days ago 658 reads 0 comments

  15. Jockey Chris Antley Leads Racing Hall of Fame Class

    Chris Antley, the late jockey who twice won the Kentucky Derby, was elected to the National Museum of Racing's Hall of Fame on Monday with thoroughbreds Lava Man and Xtra Heat and trainer King Leatherbury...

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  16. Report: Pletcher Duo Uncertain for Ky. Derby

    Saturday's pre-Kentucky Derby workouts just became all the more important for a pair of Todd Pletcher colts who have the points to run -- if their trainer approves...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 6 days ago 1,121 reads 0 comments

  17. Rome: Shared Belief 'Doing Well' After Hip Injury

    Shared Belief has a non-displaced fracture on the point of the right hip. He is bright, alert and doing well...

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  18. Hospitalized Carr Recovering from Head Injury

    Jockey Dennis Carr, who suffered a blunt blow to the back of his head in a starting gate incident Sunday, April 19 at Golden Gate Fields, was "sitting up and recovering very well" Monday ...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 6 days ago 588 reads 0 comments

  19. Why Is Danzig Moon Labeled as Racing's Bad Boy?

    Before 3-year-old Danzig Moon attempts to leave his mark on the Kentucky Derby, he's busy doing so to the connections that got him to Churchill Downs...

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  20. McCoy Wife Wants Him 'In One Piece'

    AP McCoy's wife says she would "trade every winner" of her husband's career to get the 19-time champion jockey to the end of the week "in one piece"...

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  21. Carr Sent to Hospital After GGF Mishap

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  22. Shared Belief to Undergo Nuclear Scan

    Shared Belief will undergo a nuclear scan April 19, said Dan Ward, assistant to trainer Jerry Hollendorfer...

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  23. Borel Named to Ride El Kabeir in KY Derby

    Three-time Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I)-winning jockey Calvin Borel will replace C.C. Lopez aboard Zayat Stables' El Kabeir in the May 2 classic at Churchill Downs...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 7 days ago 387 reads 0 comments

  24. Bejarano to Ride Bolo in Kentucky Derby

    Co-owner Keith Brackpool reports that Rafael Bejarano will ride Bolo in the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) at Churchill Downs May 2...

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  25. Shared Belief to Undergo Nuclear Scan

    Shared Belief will undergo a nuclear scan April 19, said Dan Ward, assistant to trainer Jerry Hollendorfer...

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