Headlines for Sunday, April 25, 2010

  • Mambo Meister, second in last year's Miami Mile Handicap, got the job done this time around on opening day of the 2010 season at Calder Casino and Racetrack

    Mambo Meister Masters Miami Mile

    Mambo Meister, second in last year's Miami Mile Handicap (gr. IIIT), got the job done this time for jockey Manoel Cruz when he nabbed favored Pinckney Hill at the wire on opening day at Calder Casino and Racetrack April 25.

  • Lookin At Lucky

    Lookin At Lucky New Derby Favorite

    Following the defection of Eskendereya from the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I), Churchill Downs oddsmaker Mike Battaglia has installed Lookin At Lucky as then new morning-line favorite for the May 1 race.

  • KY Derby News Minute: 4/25/2010

    Todd Pletcher explains why Kentucky Derby favorite Eskendereya has been scratched. Presented by Taylor Made Stallions.

  • KY Derby Interview: Calvin Borel

    Calvin Borel, who has won two of the last three KY Derbies, talks about Super Saver and his chances to win Kentucky Derby 136. Presented by Taylor Made Stallions.

  • Todd Pletcher at this morning's press conference.

    Eskendereya Out of Derby

    Eskendereya, favored for the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I), will not run in the May 1 classic due to a slight filling in his left front leg, according to Todd Pletcher.