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2017 Kentucky Derby Analysis

In last night's Kentucky Oaks press conference, Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert called this year's Kentucky Derby the "I don't know Derby," which is an astute name for it. May in Kentucky can be unpredicta...
Classic Empire

Classic Empire Strikes Back in Arkansas Derby

Some horses just have to have things their way or no way and John Oxley’s Classic Empire made it clear early on that he is one of those horses. After a spring filled with training troubles, the bay colt gamely ...
Gormley horse

Gormley Succeeds in Santa Anita Derby

Jerry and Ann Moss’ Gormley proved he could play a game of cat and mouse Saturday, April 8 when winning the $1 million G1 Santa Anita Derby at Santa Anita Park. There was a three-way speed battle up front be...

Irap Delivers Upset in Blue Grass Stakes

It’s been the sort of year where there shouldn’t be any surprises left on the Road to the Kentucky Derby, but as evidenced Saturday, April 8, they just keep coming. Reddam Racing LLC’s Irap broke his maiden and...
2017 Kentucky Derby

Always Dreaming Clear Winner in Florida Derby

Life in the racing industry is full of hopes and dreams, namely of roses and the first Saturday in May, and the aptly named Always Dreaming looks to fulfill those for his owners. The colt, who is from Bodem...