July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
The Factor was not a factor for Archarcharch (or six other horses) in Saturday's Arkansas Derby.
The Factor was not a factor for Archarcharch (or six others) in the Grade 1 $1,000,000 Arkansas Derby. Louisville-based jockey Jon Kenton Court, riding for his father-in-law William "Jinks" Fires, guided longshot Archarcharch to a narrow win over the late-running Nehro. The heavy favorite, The...
July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
Will we see another new Kentucky Derby hopeful enter the top twenty graded stakes earners by snagging the $1,000,000 Arkansas Derby purse or will The Factor add to his bankroll?
The Factor is the 7-5 morning line favorite going into the Grade 1 $1,000,000 Arkansas Derby. Earlier this week, The Factor was instilled as the current Kentucky Derby favorite after the previously undefeated Uncle Mo finished third in the Wood Memorial. We'll see after Saturday if the...
July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
Pants On Fire upsets Mucho Macho Man in the Grade 2 Louisiana Derby. He grabs a $600,000 share of the $1,000,000 purse which pretty much guarantees him a spot in the Kentucky Derby.
Pants On Fire upsets Mucho Macho Man in the Grade 2 Louisiana Derby. He grabs a $600,000 share of the $1,000,000 purse which pretty much guarantees him a spot in the Kentucky Derby.
March 25, 2011 - 9:45am
A packed field of twelve will vie for top honors in the Grade 2 $1,000,000 Louisiana Derby on Saturday.
The first of the final Derby preps begins Saturday at Fair Grounds Race Course in New Orleans with the Grade 2 $1,000,000 Louisiana Derby. Headlining the field of twelve is Mucho Macho Man, who won the Risen Star stakes last month on this course. He will again be ridden by Rajiv Maragh and appears...
March 21, 2011 - 9:45am
The Factor proves much the best with an impressive win in the Rebel Stakes.
The Factor dominated the Grade 2 $300,000 Rebel Stakes this weekend and made it known that he will be a factor for all others to contend with in the Kentucky Derby. Stretching out to two turns for the first time, The Factor, trained by Bob Baffert, showed that he was not just a sprinter and could...