Headlines for Saturday, May 1, 2010

  • Medaglia d'Amour wins her stakes debut in the Wilshire Handicap.<br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D8944599%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Medaglia d'Amour Wins Wilshire in Stakes Bow

    Medaglia d'Amour made her stakes debut a winning effort when she edged clear in deep stretch to take the $100,000 Wilshire Handicap (gr. IIIT) by 1 1/4 lengths over favored Cat by the Tale on the Hollywood Park turf May 1.

  • 2010 Kentucky Derby Wrap

    Lenny Shulman recaps the 2010 Kentucky Derby as Super Saver, Calvin Borel, and Todd Pletcher get the roses.Presented by Taylor Made Stallions.

  • 2010 Kentucky Derby Wrap

    Lenny Shulman recaps the 2010 Kentucky Derby as Super Saver, Calvin Borel, and Todd Pletcher get the roses.

  • Baletti pulls away in the Fort Marcy.<br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D8937898%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Baletti, Dynaslew Win Turf Stakes at Belmont

    Baletti took the Fort Marcy (gr. IIIT) and Dynaslew set all of the fractions to score in the Beaugay (gr. IIIT) for fillies and mares in front of a crowd of 9,405 on Kentucky Derby day at Belmont Park May 1.

  • Super Saver and Calvin Borel take Kentucky Derby 136.<br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D8937876%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Super Saver Wins the Derby!

    Super Saver, with Calvin Borel up, wins the 136th running of the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I). WinStar Farm's homebred son of Maria's Mon gives trainer Todd Pletcher his first Derby win.

  • Silver Music Dies at 19

    Silver Music, a graded stakes winning son of Silver Ghost, died May 1 while covering a mare at Sarah Warmack's Hilltop Farm near Gordonsville, Va.

  • Mona de Momma upsets the Humana Distaff.<br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D8937773%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Mona de Momma Scores Upset In Humana

    Speightstown filly launches a late bid and charges through the slop on the outside to take the Humana Distaff Stakes (gr. II) May 1 at Churchill Downs.

  • Buckleupbuttercup splashes to victory in the Eight Belles.<br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D8937750%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Buckleupbuttercup Chimes in Eight Belles

    Buckleupbuttercup, never off the board in six previous starts, earned her first stakes victory in her first attempt when taking the $100,000 Eight Belles Stakes (gr. III) over a sloppy Churchill Downs track May 1.

  • Magna Reorganization Plan Implemented

    The bankruptcy reorganization plan for Magna Entertainment that includes the transfer of Santa Anita, Gulfstream, and Golden Gate to MID Developments has been implemented, effective at 5:01 p.m. (EDT) April 30.

  • Morning Line Live Blog: Saturday, May 1

    Join Jason Shandler and Evan Hammonds for a live chat from Churchill Downs this Saturday, May 1st, from NOON to 2:00 (EDT). Brought to you by TVG.