July 29, 2012 - 6:51pm
Kentucky Derby 138 horse profile: Dullahan [Horse racing]
Insider analysis on Dullahan
ProsBrisnet speed figures have improved every time out since his second race, so he's in formConnections trainer Dale Romans, owner Donegal Racing and jockey Kent Desormeaux have Derby experience, having teamed together with Paddy O'Prado in 2010Has the same dam, Mining My Own, as 2009...
July 29, 2012 - 6:51pm
Kentucky Derby 138 draw: Post positions, morning line are set [Horse racing]
Post positions and odds for Kentucky Derby 138
The field for the 138th running of the Kentucky Derby is now set. For the first time, also eligibles were allowed and one horse took advantage--My Adonis. If one of the twenty horses in the Derby field scratches between now and 9:00 a.m. Friday...
July 29, 2012 - 6:51pm
Why we love the Kentucky Derby: Trainer Dale Romans [Horse racing]
Of all the red-letter occasions local trainer Dale Romans considers worth celebrating, none comes close to the thought of winning Derby Day.
This article appears in the April 2012 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, visit loumag.com.The past two years that trainer Dale Romans has started a horse in the Kentucky Derby, he and his family have hosted a small after-party at their home in south Louisville. It’s a relaxed affair...
July 29, 2012 - 6:51pm
Dullahan wins the Toyota Blue Grass Stakes for Louisville trainer Dale Romans
Dullahan wins the Grade 1 $750,000 Toyota Blue Grass over favorite Hansen.
A record crowd of 40,617 saw the late charging Dullahan win the Grade 1 $750,000 Toyota Blue Grass Stakes, 1 1/4 lengths in front of favorite Hansen. The win gave Louisville favorite Dale Romans his first Blue Grass Stakes victory. Romans...
July 29, 2012 - 6:51pm
A nice field of thirteen will compete in Keeneland’s Kentucky Derby prep, the Grade 1 $750,000 Toyota Bluegrass Stakes.
Dr. Kendall Hansen and Sky Chai Racing have the 6-5 morning-line favorite for Keeneland’s $750,000 Toyota Bluegrass Stakes (Grade1) with their Tapit colt, Hansen. Hansen comes into the race off a three length win in the Grade 3 Gotham Stakes in which he earned a Brisnet speed figure of 105....