Trainers, Jockeys Make Final Preps For Derby 135

The 135th Kentucky Derby will be run shortly after 6:00pm Saturday, with a full field of 20 in the Run for the Roses. The early favorite, at 3 to 1, is I Want Revenge, followed by co-second favorites Dunkirk and Pioneer of the Nile, at 4-1. The third favorite, at 5 to 1, is Friesan… Continue reading Trainers, Jockeys Make Final Preps For Derby 135

Eight Belles Ceremony Set For Sunday

A public ceremony in remembrance of Kentucky Derby filly Eight Belles will be held Sunday at the Derby Museum. Eight Belles had to be euthanized when she broke down after finishing second in this year’s Derby. Museum spokesperson Wendy Treinen says Eight Belles is not the first thoroughbred to be interred at the site. “We… Continue reading Eight Belles Ceremony Set For Sunday