Derby Favorite Scratched From Race

Kentucky Derby favorite I Want Revenge has been scratched from today’s race.   That leaves a field of 19 for the Run for the Roses.     Here’s the announcement from Churchill Downs: ANKLE PROBLEM FORCES SCRATCH OF MORNING LINE FAVORITE I WANT REVENGE FROM DERBY 135 I WANT REVENGE – Morning-line favorite I Want Revenge was scratched […]

A Field of 20 Will Run In Derby 135

The post positions are set for the 135th running of the Kentucky Derby.           A full field of twenty is entered in Saturday’s race. The early favorite, at 3 to 1, is I Want Revenge, trained by Jeff Mullins.                                      This is Mullins’ fifth Derby, but his first as trainer of a morning line favorite.  He says […]