July 15, 2011 - 9:07am
The Breeders' Cup prep season is underway! The ladies will compete in Saturday's Delaware Handicap at Delaware Park.
Just like the Kentucky Derby, the Breeders' Cup, which will again take place at Churchill Downs this year, has a series of prep races. Between now and November, we'll take a look at some of the Breeders' Cup contenders as they compete in the Breeders' Cup Challenge...
July 29, 2012 - 6:50pm
Animal Kingdom will not race the remainder of the year.
It was just announced that Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom will miss the remainder of the racing year due to an injury suffered in the Belmont Stakes. The injury is believed to have occurred when Animal Kingdom clipped heels near the start of the Belmont, nearly stumbled to the ground, ...
July 29, 2012 - 6:50pm
Ruler On Ice relishes the slop and posts a shocking win in the Grade 1 Belmont Stakes.
Over a sloppy Belmont track, 24-1 Ruler On Ice shocked the crowd of 55,779, when he took the Grade 1 $1,000,000 Belmont Stakes. This was the first Belmont Stakes appearance for the connections of Ruler On Ice which include owners George and Lori Hall, trainer Kelly Breen, and jockey Jose Valdivia,...
July 29, 2012 - 6:50pm
Shackleford defeats Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom and wins the Grade 1 Preakness Stakes.
Shackleford, trained by Louisville’s own Dale Romans, wins the Grade 1 Preakness Stakes and denies Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom a chance for the Triple Crown. As expected, Flashpoint set sharp early fractions with the first quarter coming in 22 3/5 seconds. Shackleford stayed a half...
July 29, 2012 - 6:50pm
Just in case you missed it, a replay of Derby 137.
In case you missed it, John Velazquez aboard Animal Kingdom won Kentucky Derby 137 today below the Twin Spires of historic Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky.