Derby winners usually lay close to pace Horse racing handicappers look for certain traits in a Kentucky Derby winner. One of them is a powerful burst of speed around the far turn, taking the horse from back of the pack to the lead. One... Full Story
Gallops galore Thursday at Churchill Downs Kentucky Derby contenders stabled at Churchill Downs did plenty of galloping Thursday without any timed workouts recorded.
Champion colt American Pharoah, trained by Bob Baffert, galloped 1 1/2 miles... Full Story
War Story and Mr. Z have Wednesday workouts at Churchill Downs Kentucky Derby probables War Story and Mr. Z each had five-furlong workouts Wednesday at Churchill Downs.
War Story, trained by Tom Amoss, went 1:02 with jockey Dylan Davis for the five furlongs... Full Story
Shared Belief remains first after Charles Town trouble Shared Belief was unable to complete Saturday's Charles Town Classic, but he continues to lead the NTRA National Thoroughbred Poll for races through April 19.
Shared Belief, sent off as the 1-5 favorite... Full Story