February 14, 2014 - 10:00am
Many of this year's top contenders are late bloomers who didn't start at age 2
Handicappers swear by many time-tested angles regarding the Kentucky Derby, but one of the most heralded is the “Curse of Apollo.”
September 27, 2013 - 8:45am
Kentucky Oaks victor faces formidable foe Saturday in two-time champion Royal Delta
Princess of Sylmar is far beyond the silencing doubters phase.
July 29, 2013 - 8:30am
Palace Malice takes Jim Dandy on Saturday, Verrazano takes Haskell on Sunday. Todd Pletcher takes both.
Todd Pletcher was the big winner in the weekend’s top stakes races for three-year-olds.
June 7, 2013 - 9:30am
Filly Unlimited Budget teams up with jockey Rosie Napravnik in the Belmont Stakes
It’s monumental when a 3-year-old filly challenges the colts and geldings in a Grade 1 mile-and-a-half classic known for crowning legends.
May 4, 2013 - 1:45pm
Kentucky Derby profile of Verrazano.
Family and Connections: Sire - More Than Ready, Dam - Enchanted Rock; trained by Todd Pletcher; rider John Velazquez; owner Let’s Go Stables with Michael B. Tabor, Mrs.