Kentucky Derby 133

Street Sense beats the Juvenile Jinx and wins the Kentucky Derby.

In the gate,

Photo: Eliot Schecter

and, they're off.

Photo: Eliot Schecter

Hard Spun (red cap) quickly assumes the lead.

Photo: Skip Dickstein

Street Sense (orange blanket) settles in along the rail early.

Photo: Eliot Schecter

Hard Spun at the head of the pack.

Photo: Rick Samuels

Street Sense (blue cap) trails the field into the first turn.

Photo: Skip Dickstein

And around the turn they go

Photo: Rick Samuels

churning up the dust.

Photo: Barbara D. Livingston

Photo: Eliot Schecter

Photo: Eliot Schecter

Photo: Eliot Schecter

Hard Spun continues to lead at the top of the stretch…

Photo: Eliot Schecter

But Street Sense (third from right) begins to make his winning move.

Photo: Rick Samuels

Hard Spun is still leading, but Street Sense is getting closer.

Photo: Rick Samuels

Street Sense pulls alongside Hard Spun.

Photo: David Snyder

Photo: Eliot Schecter

Calvin Borel brings Street Sense back to the rail after blowing by Hard Spun.

Photo: David Snyder

Street Sense and Calvin Borel taking command.

Photo: David Snyder

Photo: Eliot Schecter

Photo: Eliot Schecter

Street Sense beats the Juvenile Jinx and wins the Kentucky Derby.

Photo: Skip Dickstein

"Where'd everybody go?"

Photo: Skip Dickstein

Crossing the wire a winner

Photo: Barbara D. Livingston

Derby winners Street Sense and Calvin Borel

Photo: Barbara D. Livingston

The victory cry

Photo: Skip Dickstein

Cooling off the winner

Photo: Skip Dickstein

British monarch Queen Elizabeth II (center) enjoys her first Kentucky Derby with husband Prince Philip (left) and former U.S. Ambassador Will Farish of Lane's End Farm.

Photo: Mike Corrado

High fives all around.

Photo: Mike Corrado

Posing for pictures.

Photo: Skip Dickstein

Trainer Carl Nafzger (left), jockey Calvin Borel (center), and owner James Tafel (right) share a once in a lifetime moment.

Photo: Skip Dickstein

How sweet it is…

Photo: Skip Dickstein

Drawing a crowd.

Photo: Skip Dickstein

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