July 29, 2012 - 7:51pm
For the first time in nearly 30 years, also eligibles will be allowed in the fields for Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks.
Churchill Downs will allow “also eligibles” for the Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks fields for the first time since it was allowed for a brief two years in the early 1980s. The 138th running of the 1 ¼ mile Kentucky Derby will occur the first Saturday in May at Churchill Downs....