July 27, 2012 - 9:32am
Several of this year's Kentucky Derby competitors take center stage in major stakes races this weekend
Several runners from Kentucky Derby 138 will be competing in two key races this weekend: the Grade 2, $600,000 Jim Dandy at Saratoga on Saturday and the Grade 1, $1 million Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park on Sunday.Gemologist, diagnosed with a foot bruise after his 16th place finish in the...
May 13, 2012 - 2:53pm
Kentucky Derby 138
Kentucky Derby 138 runs later today at Churchill Downs: here are the horses, jockeys and trainers, and morning line odds, as well as recaps of the day's other races.
Derby horse previewsKentucky Derby 138 runs later today at Churchill Downs: here are the horses, jockeys and trainers, and morning line odds. Select a link for more information on the horse.
July 29, 2012 - 7:51pm
Insider Analysis on Gemologist
ProTrained by Todd Pletcher- who won the 2010 Kentucky Derby with Super Saver, who is pleased with post position 15. "It worked out perfect," he said. "I love the 15, the first one in the auxiliary gate. There's a little space there. He's outside all the speed."Winner of...
July 29, 2012 - 7:51pm
Kentucky Derby 138 horse profile: Alpha [Horse racing]
Insider analysis on Alpha
ProsAlmost beat the undefeated Gemologist his last time out, losing by a neck in the Wood MemorialHas hit the board in five of his six races, including his last three in which his Brisnet speed figures have been 100 or better his last three racesUnlike previous entries from Godolphin Racing, owned...
July 29, 2012 - 7:51pm
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...