There is a potential Kentucky Derby contender that never runs on any drug, including Lasix.
Owner Chip McEwen III saw an opportunity to make a difference and he took it and ran with it.
Qualifying for the Kentucky Derby was changed this year, and the new points system ought to have females everywhere up in arms.
You can't name a thoroughbred race horse just anything.
Picking the Derby 5 1/2 minutes before post time is often an exercise in futility, so trying to figure out the outcome 5 1/2 months out is sheer insanity.
The Preakness is usually the antithesis of the Kentucky Derby. It's a race where form holds up, there's not much in the way of surprises and the contenders come through.
Wayne Lukas' barn on the Churchill Downs backstretch may not be the place to find live Breeders' Cup contenders ...
A look at the main contenders for Horse of the Year and their chances.
We are about to come to the halfway point of 2010, which makes this as good a time as any to examine what is already a fascinating race for the Horse of the Year title.
I pay zero attention to Kentucky Derby workouts, what anyone says about Kentucky Derby workouts and particularly what the trainer has to say about a Kentucky Derby workout.
Though not nearly as contentious or as fascinating as the battle for Horse of the Year, the race for the sprint title is another that has voters divided.
Europeans need to do their part to make the Kentucky Derby Challenge concept work. This year's running featured 14 horses, none of whom belong anywhere near the Kentucky Derby starting gate.
It was a busy and conclusive Saturday for dozens of Kentucky Derby contenders as four major preps separated the contenders from the pretenders.
Louie Roussel obviously knew he had a good one when he named Recapturetheglory, the winner of last weekend's Illinois Derby at Hawthorne.