Justify Wins Run for the Roses in Record-Wet Kentucky DerbyJustify splashed through the slop to win the Kentucky Derby by 2½ lengths on Saturday, becoming the first colt in 136 years to wear the roses after not racing as a 2-year-old.
Nyquist Stays Undefeated With Kentucky Derby VictoryNyquist won the Kentucky Derby by 1 1/4 lengths on Saturday, improving to 8-0 in his career as the fourth consecutive favorite to win the race.
American Pharoah Wins 141st Kentucky Derby In Three-Way ThrillerAmerican Pharoah won the 141st Kentucky Derby before a record-setting crowd at Churchill Downs.
How I'd Bet $100 On The Kentucky DerbyThe key to a financially successful day will be hitting one of the multi-horse wagers: the exacta, trifecta, and superfecta. Even if the favorite California Chrome wins, a few longshots filling in the second through fourth positions could make the return on investment significant.
Orb Wins 139th Running Of Kentucky DerbyThe 139th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs had a field of 19 horses, with Orb topping the field in just over two minutes.