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Kentucky Derby Recap

Kentucky Derby Recap

The 136th Kentucky Derby was a horse highlight. I loved participating in the Kentucky Derby Festival's Pegasus Parade, covering the Kentucky Oaks and Kentucky Derby and meeting Rachel Alexandra (as well as several fascinating humans).

Here's a brief run-through. (I'll post photos soon.)


Texas software entrepreneur Glen Fullerton (40) is $900,000 richer after winning the Kentucky Derby Dream Bet. Sponsored by Churchill Downs...
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The 136th Run for the Roses is over. Churchill Downs staffers have swept up the losing tickets and the broken mint julep glasses. Super Saver...
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Kentucky Derby winning trainer Todd Pletcher takes the earnings lead in Louisville. Todd Pletcher, trainer of 2010 Kentucky Derby winner Super Saver...
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Trainer Steve Asmussen describes Jess Jackson’s prized filly. With the twin spires of Churchill Downs lit in the background, early on the rainy...
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Calvin Borel, Todd Pletcher and WinStar lauded a landmark win. Jockey Calvin Borel guided Super Saver through the pack on a muddy 1.25-mile...
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More than 116,000 race to Churchill Downs for Kentucky Oaks. Perhaps it was the weather warnings for Kentucky Derby Day. Maybe it was the anticipation...
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Blind Luck (Pollard’s Vision x Lucky One by best of Luck) blasted from the back of the pack to win the 2010 Kentucky Oaks horse race in a photo...
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“We love her anyway,” said Jess Jackson, majority owner of Rachel Alexander, shortly after the four-year-old thoroughbred favorite placed...
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Louisville’s Churchill Downs fell silent, then erupted in a chaotic mix of moans and roars, as Unrivaled Belle neatly passed favored Rachel...
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NBC’s Al Roker sits tall in the saddle. Donna Brothers, former thoroughbred horse racing jockey, tumbled to the track from atop Kentucky...
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1 comment:

  1. I have been an avid watcher of the Kentucky Derby, the preaknance, and the belmont. love it

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