Kentucky Derby

TODAY February 06, 2016
Bob Baffert and Gary Stevens won the Kentucky Derby in tandem in 1997 with Silver Charm, and those two Hall of Fame gunslingers are back on the Derby trail again this year with Mor Spirit, who made an appropriate stop along the way on Saturday at Santa ...
YESTERDAY February 05, 2016
Reservations might be needed to get into this year's Southwest Stakes at Oaklawn.
Nyquist, the champion 2-year-old male of 2015, is likely to have few rivals when he makes his 3-year-old debut in the $200,000 San Vicente Stakes at seven furlongs on Feb. 15.
Trainer Cliff Sise reiterated on Friday that Danzing Candy, impressive winner of a first-level optional $80,000 claimer Thursday at Santa Anita, will make his stakes debut in the $400,000 San Felipe Stakes at 1 1/16 miles on March 12.
February 04, 2016
Nyquist is breezing in preparation for his first start at 3 – along with many other horses that he beat in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile – but one thing hasn't changed: The opposition remains slow.
Proven distance form will meet keen sprint speed when Mor Spirit, considered one of California's leading candidates for the Kentucky Derby, takes on I Will Score when seven 3-year-olds try to keep their Derby dreams alive on Saturday in the Grade 3, ...
February 03, 2016
Dolphus, who was scratched at the gate of the Lecomte after acting up and briefly getting loose, returned to action Sunday with a three-quarter-length win in a first-level, two-turn allowance at Fair Grounds. He will make his next start in the Risen ...
Greenpointcrusader, who finished second to Mohaymen in the Holy Bull Stakes last Saturday at Gulfstream Park, will have just one more race prior to the Kentucky Derby, trainer Dominick Schettino said Wednesday, with his preference being the Grade 2 ...
February 01, 2016
MOHAYMEN picked right up at 3 where he left off at 2, with another victory, this perhaps the most impressive of his four-race career. He is clearly the top-ranked Kentucky Derby prospect on the East Coast, and until male 2-year-old champion Nyquist ...
For a homebred who was risked for $40,000 in his debut, SUNNY RIDGE certainly has proven to be a pleasant surprise, with this victory pushing him past the $500,000 mark in career earnings. He has finished first or second in five of six starts.