Kentucky Derby

May 19, 2018; Baltimore, MD, USA; Mike Smith aboard Justify (7) wins the 143rd running Preakness race at Pimlico Race Course. Mandatory Credit: Amber Searls-USA TODAY Sports
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May 19, 2018 - 7:14 pm
BALTIMORE (AP) — Justify has finished first at the Preakness, galloping to victory in a thick fog and on a sloppy track at Pimlico to keep alive his bid to capture the Triple Crown. With jockey Mike Smith in the saddle, Justify held off seven challengers to remain unbeaten and apparently giving...
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May 5, 2018; Louisville, KY, USA; Mike Smith aboard Justify (7) beats Javier Castellano aboard Audible (5) to the finish line to win the 144th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs. Mandatory Credit: Mark Zerof-USA TODAY Sports
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May 19, 2018 - 5:51 pm
By Rob Hodgetts, CNN (CNN) -- The hype is justifiable. The Bob Baffert-trained Justify won the Kentucky Derby and will start as hot favorite for the Preakness Stakes, the second leg of the US horse racing's Triple Crown, in Baltimore Saturday. Victory over the dirt of the Pimlico racecourse would...
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Andrew Kramer | KYW Newsradio
Andrew Kramer
May 05, 2018 - 10:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - The courtyard outside Pagano’s Market & Bar in Center City transformed into Churchill Downs Saturday for a Kentucky Derby watch party with all the fixings. "We take the spectacle of Kentucky and bring it to Philadelphia," explained Sam Accardi , who organized the...
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May 5, 2018; Louisville, KY, USA; Mike Smith aboard Justify (7) beats Javier Castellano aboard Audible (5) to the finish line to win the 144th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs. Mandatory Credit: Mark Zerof-USA TODAY Sports
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May 05, 2018 - 7:41 pm
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Justify 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. The colt that began his racing career in February improved to 4-0 and gave Bob Baffert his fifth...
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