Justify has failed two tests for scopolamine, according to the New York Times. The California Horse Racing Board did not do anything about a Santa Anita drug test.
Two horses were euthanized following an incident at Del Mar race track. The incident happened at the California on Thursday morning.
Maximum Security’s connections will file an appeal of the Kentucky Derby disqualification. Owner also said he will not compete at the Preakness.
Omaha Beach, the 2019 Kentucky Derby favorite, has been scratched. Omaha Beach has developed entrapped epiglottis.
Hall of Fame jockey Victor Espinoza was injured in a freak accident. Bobby Abu Dhabi, a four-year-old horse, had a fatal heart attack during training.
Justify has won the 144th running of the Kentucky Derby. Jockey Mike Smith has won his second Kentucky Derby with this win at Churchill Downs.
Always Dreaming, the odds-on favorite prior to the Kentucky Derby, has won the 143rd annual Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs despite a sloppy track.
Irish War Cry is our pick to win the 2017 Kentucky Derby. At this time, this horse is a 9-1 favorite to win, while Always Dreaming is the betting favorite.
Nyquist has won the 142nd running of the Kentucky Derby in May 2016. He is the second horse to win the race with an 8-0 mark since 2003.
Our Kentucky Derby pick to win the 2016 Kentucky Derby is Gun Runner. He is the third-best betting favorite to win this race.