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Associated Press

Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist will start from the No. 3 gate Saturday in the Preakness as the overwhelming favorite in the 11-horse field.

Nyquist Sweeps To Derby To Stay Unbeaten

May 7, 2016
Associated Press

Nyquist stormed into the lead on the turn for home and won the Kentucky Derby to become just the eighth undefeated horse to win the Run for the Roses.

Cathryn Sophia Wins Kentucky Oaks At Churchill Downs

May 7, 2016
Paulick Report

Cathryn Sophia took charge entering the stretch and rolled to victory Friday in the 142nd Kentucky Oaks Friday at Churchill Downs.

Can Anybody Beat Nyquist In The Derby?

May 5, 2016
Paulick Report

Post positions have been drawn for the 142nd Kentucky Derby and Nyquist has been made the early 3-1 favorite, but what about the rest of the field of 20?  What are some other compelling storylines?  Our Samantha Lederman caught up with the Paulick Report’s Natalie Voss, who’s been hanging out all week at Churchill Downs.

Keeneland Again Hosting Massive Derby Celebration

May 5, 2016
Keeneland.com

It’s Derby weekend, and if you haven’t made plans yet you’re not too late. WUKY’s Samantha Lederman found out what’s on tap at Keeneland.

Nyquist has been made the early 3-1 favorite for the 142nd Kentucky Derby, with Exaggerator the second choice in the full field of 20 horses.

German Rider Michael Jung Repeats As Rolex Champion

May 1, 2016
Samantha Lederman

German competitor Michael Jung claimed the Rolex Kentucky Title for a second time Sunday, becoming only the third competitor in the event’s history to win back-to-back events on the same horse.

Jung Charges To The Front In Rolex Kentucky Three Day Event

Apr 29, 2016
Samantha Lederman

As expected, after the first day of dressage at the Rolex Kentucky Three Day Event Michael Jung has taken a commanding lead on last year’s winner Fischerrocanna.  Samantha Lederman has this recap from the Kentucky Horse Park.

Sizing Up The Competition At This Year's Rolex

Apr 26, 2016
Samantha Lederman

A few years ago professional golf tournament prognosticators often based their analysis on a "Tiger or the field" thesis.  Going into this year's Rolex Kentucky 3 Day Event, champion rider Michael Jung might be in a similar position.  Samantha Lederman profiles a couple of Americans who'll be aiming for the upset.

Twizz Connections Thrilled For Chance At Stakes Glory

Apr 9, 2016
Samantha Lederman

When Twizz breaks out the gates for the Toyota Bluegrass Stakes at Keeneland on Saturday he’ll carry a whole lot of local hope with him. Samantha Lederman caught up with a couple of his owners.

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