History favors Kentucky Derby runners in the Preakness Stakes. The winner typically looms large and Justify will be an overwhelming favorite when the field lines up for Saturday’s 143rd Preakness at Pimlico.

Kentucky Derby Alumni in the Preakness


History favors Kentucky Derby runners in the Preakness Stakes. The winner typically looms large and Justify will be an overwhelming favorite when the field lines up for Saturday’s 143rd Preakness at Pimlico.

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    The Preakness, and the Triple Crown in general, has been the scene of famous rivalries.

  • Ten things that Aidan O’Brien learnt from the Kentucky Derby


    The record-breaking trainer spoke about Mendelssohn’s disappointing defeat in the Kentucky Derby the aggressiveness of American racing and the lessons he learnt in order to return.

  • Kentucky Derby weekend runners looking ahead to Breeders' Cup


    The plethora of graded stakes at Churchill Downs on Kentucky Derby weekend took on added importance this year as it offered to the uninitiated an opportunity to get test runs over a main track and turf course that will serve as host site of the 2018 Breeders' Cup World Championships on November 2-3.

  • Kentucky Derby: The way to Justify ending a 136-year hoodoo


    It was the wettest G1 Kentucky Derby in memory as torrential rain lashed Churchill Downs non-stop for over five hours before, during and after the 144th running of America’s most famous horse race.
  • Find out the winner of the 144th Kentucky Derby.
  • Press Conference of the connections of the winner of the 144th Kentucky Derby.