CHURCHILL DOWNS, Louisville, KY
|1||Big Brown||Margin: 4¾||BRIS: 108||$1,451,800|
2005 | Bay Horse | Boundary - Mien, Nureyev
Sire: Boundary, Bay, 1990. Raced 2 years. 8 starts, 6 wins, $217,777. Lifetime: 200 yearlings sold, median $32,000.
Broodmare Sire: Nureyev, Bay, 1977. In 2009: 3.57 AEI.
Keeneland Association April 2007 Two-Year-Olds in Training, $190,000.
Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Fall 2006 Yearling Sale, $60,000.
|2||Eight Belles||Margin: 3½||BRIS: 103||$400,000|
2005 | Gray or Roan Filly | Unbridled's Song - Away, Dixieland Band
Sire: Unbridled's Song , Gray or Roan, 1993. Raced 3 years. 12 starts, 5 wins, $1,311,800. Lifetime: 666 yearlings sold, median $200,000.
Broodmare Sire: Dixieland Band, Bay, 1980. In 2009: 2.07 AEI.
Keeneland Association 2006 September Yearling Sale, $375,000.
|3||Denis of Cork||Margin: 2¾||BRIS: 99||$200,000|
2005 | Bay Colt | Harlan's Holiday - Unbridled Girl, Unbridled
Sire: Harlan's Holiday , Bay, 1999. Raced 3 years. 22 starts, 9 wins, $3,632,664. Lifetime: 382 yearlings sold, median $56,500.
Broodmare Sire: Unbridled, Bay, 1987.
Barretts Equine Limited March 2007 Sale of Selected Two-Year-Olds in Training, $250,000.
Ocala Breeders' Sales Company 2006 Select Sale of Yearlings, $120,000.
Others: Tale of Ekati, $100,000; Recapturetheglory, $60,000; Colonel John; Anak Nakal; Pyro; Cowboy Cal; Z Fortune; Smooth Air; Visionaire; Court Vision; Z Humor; Cool Coal Man; Bob Black Jack; Gayego; Big Truck; Adriano; Monba.
|1||Big Brown||Kent J. Desormeaux||Richard E. Dutrow, Jr.|
|2||Eight Belles||Gabriel Saez||J. Larry Jones|
|3||Denis of Cork||Calvin H. Borel||David M. Carroll|
|4||Tale of Ekati||Eibar Coa||Barclay Tagg|
|5||Recapturetheglory||E. T. Baird||Louie J. Roussel, III|
|6||Colonel John||Corey S. Nakatani||Eoin G. Harty|
|7||Anak Nakal||Rafael Bejarano||Nicholas P. Zito|
|8||Pyro||Shaun Bridgmohan||Steven M. Asmussen|
|9||Cowboy Cal||John R. Velazquez||Todd A. Pletcher|
|10||Z Fortune||Robby Albarado||Steven M. Asmussen|
|11||Smooth Air||Manoel R. Cruz||Bennie F. Stutts, Jr.|
|12||Visionaire||Jose Lezcano||Michael R. Matz|
|13||Court Vision||Garrett K. Gomez||William I. Mott|
|14||Z Humor||Rene R. Douglas||William I. Mott|
|15||Cool Coal Man||Julien R. Leparoux||Nicholas P. Zito|
|16||Bob Black Jack||Richard Migliore||James M. Kasparoff|
|17||Gayego||Mike E. Smith||Paulo H. Lobo|
|18||Big Truck||Javier Castellano||Barclay Tagg|
|19||Adriano||Edgar S. Prado||H. Graham Motion|
|20||Monba||Ramon A. Dominguez||Todd A. Pletcher|
Relive the legendary 3-year-old season of one of the greatest Thoroughbreds of all time, as told by The Blood-Horse in 1973. Secretariat's historic Triple Crown season is examined race by race.Yesterday
Multiple stakes winner was one of owner John Oxley's and trainer John Ward's first Kentucky Derby entrants.2 days ago
The connections of five horses who finished behind Orb in Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) hope their starter can become 20th horse since 1973 to win the Preakness Stakes (gr. I) after coming up short in Derby.3 days ago
To Brennan, success is a result of teamwork and talent. Along with wife, Stephanie, Niall operates Niall Brennan Stables in Ocala, Fl. where Kentucky Derby winner Orb received his initial training as a young colt.4 days ago
Classice distances can be demanding on a 3-year-old. Shug McGaughey understands the rigors of a 1 1/4-mile race on a young horse, and has no doubt Orb was physically up to the challenge during his Derby victory May 4.4 days ago
Steve Haskin and Lenny Shulman recap race impressions left by Orb and other Kentucky Derby contenders, races that have produced Derby winners, Hollywood Park, and of course Preakness picks!5 days ago
With this year's Kentucky Oaks and Derby come and gone, I'm left with a lot of memories in the form of photos that I'd like to share.5 days ago
Dr. Scott Palmer describes a typical racehorse feeding regimen.6 days ago
Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) winner Orb turned in a quick half-mile work in :47 1/5 at Belmont Park May 13 and was scheduled to ship to Pimlico Race Course later in the morning.6 days ago
A wet track at Monmouth Park prompted trainer Eddie Plesa Jr. to postpone a scheduled pre-Preakness (gr. I) breeze for Itsmyluckyday the morning of May 11.Saturday, May 11, 2013
GoldMark Farm and Whisper Hill Farm's Mylute, fifth-place finisher in the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (Grade I), is a go for the May 18 Preakness Stakes (gr. I), trainer Tom Amoss said the morning of May 11.Saturday, May 11, 2013
Donors who make a contribution of $50 or more to the Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation between now and June 9 will receive an official Orb baseball cap.Friday, May 10, 2013
The sights and sounds of Kentucky Derby Week 2013.Thursday, May 09, 2013
Jon & Joel do some brief house cleaning on the Derby before turning the page and taking a first look at next Saturday's Preakness.Thursday, May 09, 2013
Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) winner Orb gave exercise rider Jenn Patterson all the right signs May 9 in his preparation for the 138th Preakness Stakes (gr. I) at Pimlico Race Course.Thursday, May 09, 2013
Penny Chenery looks back on Secretariat's victory in the Derby.Thursday, May 09, 2013
Trainer finds victory in seventh Kentucky Derby startWednesday, May 08, 2013
On a rainy May 8 morning at Belmont Park, Orb went to the racetrack for the first time since his victory in the Kentucky Derby. The Malibu Moon colt jogged a mile in preparation for the May 18 Preakness Stakes.Wednesday, May 08, 2013
The KHRC received the post-race test results May 7 from both the Kentucky Oaks (gr. I) and the Kentucky Derby presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) and all samples have been cleared.Wednesday, May 08, 2013
Graded stakes winner Itsmyluckyday, who finished 15th in the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I), was confirmed May 7 as a likely starter in the Preakness Stakes (gr. I).Tuesday, May 07, 2013
Goldencents, who will be ridden by regular jockey Kevin Krigger in the Preakness Stakes (gr. I), arrived at Pimlico May 7.Tuesday, May 07, 2013
Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas confirmed May 7 that Titletown Five will be entered in the May 18 Preakness Stakes. Kentucky Derby runners Oxbow (sixth) and Will Take Charge (eighth) are also scheduled to compete.Tuesday, May 07, 2013
Television coverage of the May 4 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) on NBC drew about 16.2 million viewers, up 9% from 2012 and the second-highest number since 1989, according to The Nielsen Company.Tuesday, May 07, 2013
The day finally had arrived. Everything had gone perfectly for Orb and trainer Shug McGaughey.Monday, May 06, 2013