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The Truth About Patch

The Truth About Patch

Humans and animals overcoming physical handicaps and going on to achieve great things has always been a sure way to bring out the sentimental side of people, who admire grit and resolve in the face of adversity.

The Week in Photos 5/9/2017

The Week in Photos 5/9/2017

Kentucky Derby, Kentucky Oaks, Woodford Reserve Turf Classic, La Troienne, Humana Distaff, American Turf, Eight Belles, Alysheba, Churchill Downs, Churchill Distaff Turf Mile, Sheepshead Bay, Twin Spires Turf Sprint, Edgewood, Pat Day Mile and more.

ABR Wired: Storybook Ending for Always Dreaming

ABR Wired: Storybook Ending for Always Dreaming

What's it like to own the horse that wins the Kentucky Derby? Follow along with Terry Finley, whose West Point Thoroughbreds is a minority owner of Always Dreaming, as he experiences the joy of a in the run for the roses at Churchill Downs.

2017 Kentucky Derby Race Sequence

2017 Kentucky Derby Race Sequence

Relive Always Dreaming's victory in the 2017 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I). See where your favorite horse was at several crucial points of the race with our interactive slideshow.

Date Race Position / Horse / Points
Tropical Park Derby
  • CRC
  • 100000
  • One And One Eighth Miles
Spectacular Bid S.
  • GP
  • 100000
  • Six Furlongs
California Derby
  • GG
  • 100000
  • One And One Sixteenth Miles
San Rafael S.
  • SA
  • 100000
  • One Mile
Smarty Jones S.
  • OP
  • 100000
  • One Mile
Holy Bull S.
  • GP
  • 150000
  • One Mile
Pepsi Cola S.
  • SUN
  • 125000
  • Six Furlongs
LeComte S.
  • FG
  • 100000
  • One Mile And Forty Yards
Whirlaway S.
  • AQU
  • $100,000a
  • 8.5
Hallandale Beach S
  • GP
  • $125,000g
  • 8.5T
Robert B. Lewis S
  • SA
  • $150,000g
  • 8.5
Sam F. Davis S
  • TAM
  • $225,000g
  • 8.5
San Vicente S
  • SA
  • $150,000g
  • 7
Southwest S
  • OP
  • $250,000g
  • 1 mile
Turf Paradise Derby
  • TUP
  • $50,000g
  • 1 1/16 miles
Hutcheson S
  • GP
  • 150000
  • 7 furlongs
Fasig-Tipton Fountain of Youth S.
  • GP
  • 250000
  • 1 1/8 miles
El Camino Real Derby
  • GG
  • $150,000
  • 1 1/8 miles
Risen Star S.
  • FG
  • 300000
  • 1 1/16 miles
Sportsman’s Paradise
  • DED
  • $75,000g
  • 8
John Battaglia Memorial S
  • TP
  • $100,000g
  • 1 1/16 miles
Borderland Derby
  • SUN
  • $100,000g
  • 1 1/16 Miles
Sham S
  • SA
  • $150,000g
  • 9
Miracle Wood S
  • LRL
  • $70,000g
  • 7
Palm Beach S
  • GP
  • $150,000g
  • 1 1/8 miles turf
Fred “Cappy” Capossela S
  • AQU
  • $65,000a
  • 6
Gotham S
  • AQU
  • $250,000g
  • 1 1/16 miles
San Felipe S
  • SA
  • $150,000g
  • 1 1/16 miles
Tampa Bay Derby
  • TAM
  • $300,000g
  • 1 1/16 miles
Rebel S
  • OP
  • $300,000g
  • 1 1/16 miles
Florida Derby
  • GP
  • $750,000g
  • 1 1/8 miles
Swale S
  • GP
  • $150,000g
  • 7 furlongs
Private Terms S
  • LRL
  • $70,000g
  • 1 mile
UAE Derby
  • MEY
  • $2,000,000g
  • 9
Louisiana Derby
  • FG
  • $750,000g
  • 9
Lane’s End S
  • TP
  • $500,000g
  • 1 1/8 miles
Rushaway S
  • TP
  • $100,000g
  • 1 1/16 miles
Sunland Derby
  • SUN
  • $800,000g
  • 1 1/8 miles
Transylvania S
  • KEE
  • $100,000g
  • 1 1/16 miles turf
Wood Memorial S
  • AQU
  • $750,000g
  • 9
Bay Shore S
  • AQU
  • $200,000g
  • 7 furlongs
Illinois Derby
  • HAW
  • $500,000g
  • 1 1/8 miles
Santa Anita Derby
  • SA
  • $750,000g
  • 1 1/8 miles
Toyota Blue Grass S
  • KEE
  • $750,000g
  • 1 1/8 miles
Arkansas Derby
  • OP
  • $1,000,000g
  • 9
La Puente S
  • SA
  • $100,000g
  • 9T
Coolmore Lexington S
  • KEE
  • $300,000g
  • 8.5
Withers S
  • AQU
  • $150,000g
  • 1 mile
The Cliff’s Edge Derby Trial S
  • CD
  • $200,000a
  • 1 mile
The Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands
  • CD
  • $1,000,000
  • 1 1/4 miles
Lone Star Derby
  • LS
  • $200,000g
  • 8.5
Preakness Stakes
  • PIM
  • $1,000,000g
  • 9.5
Arlington Classic
  • AP
  • $100,000g
  • 8.5T
Belmont Stakes
  • BEL
  • $1,000,000g
  • One And One Half Miles
Horse Trainer Breeder / Owner
American Lion Eoin G. Harty
  • Casner Racing, LP
  • WinStar Farm, LLC & Dr. William Lockridge
Awesome Act Jeremy Noseda
  • Vinery Stables, LLC (Tom Ludt) and Mrs. Susan Roy
  • Flaxman Holdings Ltd.
Backtalk Thomas M. Amoss
  • Gold Mark Farm LLC
  • Cloverleaf Farms II, Inc.
Caracortado Michael Machowsky
  • Blahut Racing LLC, Donkey Island Racing LLC, Kagele Brothers, Inc. et al.
  • Mike Machowsky
Conveyance Bob Baffert
  • Zabeel Racing International (Rashid bin Mohammed al Maktoum)
  • Gulf Coast Farms LLC
Dean's Kitten Michael J. Maker
  • Ramsey, Kenneth L. and Sarah K.
  • Kenneth L. Ramsey & Sarah K. Ramsey
Devil May Care Todd A. Pletcher
  • Glencrest Farm
  • Diamond A Racing Corp.
Discreetly Mine Todd A. Pletcher
  • E. Paul Robsham Stables LLC
  • E. Paul Robsham
Dublin D. Wayne Lukas
  • Baker, Robert C. and Mack, WIlliam L.
  • Peter E. Blum & Gerry Dilger
Homeboykris Joe Woodard
  • Hays, Billy, Donna and Justin
  • Dark Hollow Farm & William Paca Beatson
Ice Box Nicholas P. Zito
  • Robert V. LaPenta
  • Denlea Park Ltd.
Jackson Bend Stanley I. Gold
  • Jacks or Better Farm, Inc. and LaPenta, Robert
  • Jacks or Better Farm Inc.
Line of David John W. Sadler
  • Dawn and Ike Thrash
  • Sabine Stable
Lookin At Lucky Bob Baffert
  • Watson, Karl, Pegram, Michael E. and Weitman, Paul
  • Gulf Coast Farms LLC
Make Music for Me Alexis Barba
  • Johnson, Ellen and Peter O.
  • Richard Shultz
Mission Impazible Todd A. Pletcher
  • Twin Creeks Racing Stables, LLC
  • Summer Wind Farm
Noble's Promise Kenneth G. McPeek
  • J C M Racing
  • C. Kidder,Cole & B. Kidder
Paddy O'Prado Dale L. Romans
  • Donegal Racing
  • Winchell Thoroughbreds LLC
Sidney's Candy Todd A. Pletcher
  • WinStar Farm, Rubio B. Stable
  • Jenny Craig & Sidney H. Craig
Stately Victor Michael J. Maker
  • Conway, F. Thomas and Jack
  • Adena Springs
Super Saver Todd A. Pletcher
  • WinStar Farm
  • WinStar Farm, LLC

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