Trainer Bob Baffert, looking to win his record eighth Preakness Stakes (G1) Saturday with 5-2 morning-line favorite Improbable, arrived at Pimlico Race Course late Thursday afternoon.

Baffert Arrives Seeking Eighth Preakness Victory - VIDEO


Trainer Bob Baffert, looking to win his record eighth Preakness Stakes (G1) Saturday with 5-2 morning-line favorite Improbable, arrived at Pimlico Race Course late Thursday afternoon.

The End of Noble Instincts: A Different Kentucky Derby


The 145th renewal of The Greatest Two Minutes in Sports will undoubtedly have a different feel than occurrences of past runnings

The 145th Running of the Longines Kentucky Oaks Sets All-time Wagering Record as Serengeti Empress Claims the Lillies


Wagering on Friday’s 145th running of the $1.25 million Longines Kentucky Oaks (Grade I) reached record levels at Churchill Downs Racetrack as Serengeti Empress captured the race before a crowd of 105,719 that braved early morning rain

Kentucky Derby Update: Wednesday, May 1, 2019


MASTER FENCER WORKS FIVE FURLONGS UNDER LEPAROUX – Katsumi and Yasuyo Yoshizawa’s Master Fencer (JPN) worked five furlongs in 1:05.20 under jockey Julien Leparoux over a fast track on a warm Wednesday morning at Churchill Downs.

Kentucky Derby Stakes Advance, Post Position Draw Sheet and Quotes


Fox Hill Farm’s Omaha Beach has been installed as the 4-1 morning-line favorite for Saturday’s 145th running of the $3 million Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve (GI) that drew a field of 20 entries and one also-eligible Tuesday morning.

Kentucky Derby 2018 Highlight Video

The Kentucky Derby is a horse race that is held annually in Louisville, Kentucky, United States, on the first Saturday in May, capping the two-week-long Kentucky Derby Festival. The race is a Grade I stakes race for three-year-old Thoroughbreds at a distance of one and a quarter miles (2.0 km) at Churchill Downs. Colts and geldings carry 126 pounds (57 kilograms) and fillies 121 pounds (55 kilograms).

Jaywalk draws in the middle of the Kentucky Oaks (G1) gate


Jaywalk, Cross Traffic’s 2-year-old filly champion of 2018, drew post seven in the 14-horse field of 3-year-old fillies set to contest the May 3rd Kentucky Oaks (G1) at Churchill Downs.