March 8, 2013 - 12:27pm
Verrazano hopes to get a place on the Road to the Kentucky Derby leaderboard with a win in Saturday’s race.
Todd Pletcher’s much talked about Verrazano will make his stakes debut on the Road to the Kentucky Derby when he exits the starting gate in Saturday’s Grade 2 $350,000 Tampa Bay Derby at Tampa Bay Downs in Tampa, Fla. Although the More Than Ready colt has only raced in a maiden and an...
March 4, 2013 - 10:00am
Vyjack wins the Grade III Gotham Stakes and continues on down the road to the Kentucky Derby.
Vyjack picked up 50 points in the Road to the Kentucky Derby points system for owners Dave Wilkenfeld and Pick Six Racing when he won Saturday’s Grade III Gotham Stakes at Aqueduct Racetrack in Jamaica, NY. Trainer Rudy Rodriguez noted that Vyjack will likely make his next start in the...
March 1, 2013 - 11:30am
The Road to the Kentucky Derby travels to Jamaica, NY for the Gotham Stakes.
The Road to the Kentucky Derby makes its next stop at Aqueduct Racetrack in Jamaica, NY for the 60th running of the Grade 3 $400,000 Gotham Stakes. A field of 12 three-year-olds will compete in the 1 1/16 mile route over Aqueduct’s inner dirt track. In addition to purse money, the winner of...
February 28, 2013 - 11:00am
Take a chance on higher odds now and make your selection for the Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks in May.
Although the races are about two months away, you can wager on the Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks this weekend. The Kentucky Oaks will be run at Churchill Downs on Friday, May 3 and the Kentucky Derby will run the following day, May 4.The second of three Kentucky Derby Future Wager pools and the...
February 25, 2013 - 11:15am
Orb wins the Grade II $400,000 Fountain of Youth Stakes.
Orb defeated favorite Violence to win Saturday’s $400,000 Grade II Fountain of Youth Stakes at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale, Fla. It was the first stakes win for the Shug McGaughey trainee who is now second on the Kentucky Derby Road to the Derby points list with 50 points. It should...