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.
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.
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.
Final preparations are under way as the top horses and riders in the world will meet at the Kentucky Horse Park next weekend in the Rolex Kentucky Three Day Event. Samantha Lederman takes us behind the scenes.