Vicar's in Trouble drew the post position that most trainers dread, but he can still find himself in the winner's circle on Saturday.
When Tapiture goes to the gate in Saturday's Arkansas Derby, many in the horse racing industry will be rooting against him. I, however, will be cheering the colt on to victory.
Trainer Todd Pletcher nominated 42 horses to the Triple Crown. But will that get him to the Churchill Downs winner's circle in May?
The odds were in Todd Pletcher's favor in the Kentucky Oaks when Princess of Sylmar ran to an upset win. Will fortune be so favorable in Saturday's Derby?
From someone who has covered all but two Breeders' Cups, here are my 10 most memorable moments.
Is the legend of Calvin Borel really a myth?
The player has to go home from the races feeling he or she got a fair shake. For the second straight year, it didn't happen.
Wayne Lukas' barn on the Churchill Downs backstretch may not be the place to find live Breeders' Cup contenders ...
There will be a ton of money bet a week from Saturday at Churchill and a lot of people in the seats. It's just that there should be more to the Breeders' Cup than that.
Barry Irwin, the president of Team Valor International, has agreed to compensate Robby Albarado, the jockey originally named to ride Animal Kingdom in the Kentucky Derby.
OK, Barry Irwin is not the most diplomatic person, maybe he picked the wrong time and place to make his infamous "I got tired of trainers lying to me" comment.
Rosie Napravnik, just 23, will be aboard Pants On Fire when the horses charge out of the gate Saturday at Churchill Downs. In the process, she will become just the sixth woman to ride in America's most important horse race.
This year's Kentucky Derby isn't a horse race. It is mass confusion.
There's nothing wrong with winning a race where the top prize is $600,000, but it's not exactly the purse itself. It's where the $600,000 gets you.
This was unquestionably the best race of Zenyatta's career. Even in defeat, she proved a tremendous amount.
Just about everyone will be rooting for Zenyatta to pull this off. Will she?