Kentucky Derby


Barbara D. Livingston
Magnum Moon, by Malibu Moon, wins the Grade 2 Rebel Stakes at Oaklawn on March 17.
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YESTERDAY March 20, 2018
Restoring Hope is being pointed for the Grade 3, $800,000 Sunland Derby on Sunday, said trainer Bob Baffert.
2018 Road to the Derby: Rebel Stakes analysis
March 19, 2018
The first and only starter trainer Keith Desormeaux will have at this Fair Grounds meet comes in the most important race of the meet.
Promising 3-year-old Avery Island is now officially off the Derby trail after returning lame from a routine workout at Palm Meadows last Friday.
March 18, 2018
Trainer Doug O’Neill was awake but dreaming early Sunday morning, a day after his trainee, Blended Citizen, registered a neck victory in Turfway Park’s Grade 3, $200,000 Jeff Ruby Steakes, a Kentucky Derby prep race.
The last horse to win the Kentucky Derby without having raced at 2 was Apollo in 1882. But that 136-year streak is under a serious threat this year.
March 17, 2018
Magnum Moon burst onto the Kentucky Derby scene Saturday at Oaklawn, where he picked up 50 points for the classic by darting to a 3 1/2-length win over favorite Solomini in the Grade 2, $900,000 Rebel.
March 16, 2018
McKinzie will remain at Santa Anita for the Santa Anita Derby on April 7, while Justify will go to Oaklawn for the Arkansas Derby on April 14, trainer Bob Baffert said Friday.
March 15, 2018
The meeting of Solomini and Magnum Moon on neutral ground in the Grade 2, $900,000 Rebel on Saturday at Oaklawn has the look of a key matchup seven weeks out from the Kentucky Derby. Even more telltale is that there were no other shippers from the West ...
Saturday's Grade 3, $200,000 Jeff Ruby Steaks on Polytrack at Turfway Park makes for a very competitive wagering event.