Kentucky Derby

Local/Regional News
2:42 pm
Fri May 2, 2014

Derby Field Down To 19

The Kentucky Derby field has been reduced to 19 horses after the owners of Pablo Del Monte decided to pass on the race.

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8:12 pm
Tue November 5, 2013

Derby Winner Orb Retiring To Stud

The racing days are over for Kentucky Derby winner Orb
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Kentucky Derby winner Orb has been retired from racing and will stand at stud at Claiborne Farm in central Kentucky.

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Local/Regional News
10:29 am
Mon October 7, 2013

Churchill Downs Installing Massive Video Board

Churchill Downs is installing a video board bigger than three basketball courts to make sure audiences can see the races.

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Local/Regional News
8:48 am
Mon April 29, 2013

Jockey Borel Elected to Racing Hall of Fame

Calvin Borel reacts after winning the 2010 Kentucky Derby aboard Winstar Farms' Super Saver. - photo by Ed Reinke/AP

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - Three-time Kentucky Derby winner Calvin Borel has been elected to the National Museum of Racing's Hall of Fame.

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Local/Regional News
7:17 am
Tue March 26, 2013

Trophy Awaits Winner of Kentucky Derby 139

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - It's almost six weeks until the elite 3-year-old racehorses charge down the track at Churchill Downs in this year's Kentucky Derby, but the trophy is already waiting on the winner.
Marc Forbes of New England Sterling of Massachusetts delivered the trophy to the Louisville track on Monday. He says the 14-karat gold trophy takes about 2,000 man hours to create. The company has made the winner's trophy since 1975.