Kentucky Derby

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Derby winner Nyquist set to arrive at Pimlico Monday afternoon

May 09, 2016 | WNST Staff

Nyquist improved his record to 8-0 with a 1 1/4-length victory over Exaggerator in the Kentucky Derby


Favorite American Pharoah rallies to win Kentucky Derby

May 02, 2015 | WNST Staff

California Chrome trainer Sherman trying to keep Derby winner fresh for Preakness

May 09, 2014 | WNST Audio

California Chrome gets first work since winning Kentucky Derby

May 07, 2014 | WNST Staff

CALIFORNIA CHROME ON TRACK FOR PREAKNESS STAKES Social Inclusion Boards Pimlico-Bound Van; Pimentel Has Preakness Mount on Kid Cruz BALTIMORE, 05-07-14—California Chrome, the early favorite for the 139th Preakness Stakes (G1) at Pimlico Race Course on May 17, returned to the racetrack during training hours at Churchill Downs Wednesday morning. California Chrome was accompanied by exercise rider Willie Delgado and […]

California Chrome jockey Espinoza expects welcoming crowd at Preakness

May 06, 2014 | WNST Audio

Derby winning rider joined Nestor Tuesday on “The Reality Check” on WNST…

NBC’s Collmus says smaller Preakness draw good for California Chrome

May 05, 2014 | WNST Audio

Derby winner California Chrome officially confirmed for Preakness

May 04, 2014 | WNST Staff

Sherman-trained horse will make quickest turnaround of career after dominant victory…

Derby field down to 19 with Pablo Del Monte out

May 02, 2014 | WNST Staff

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Derby field has been reduced to 19 horses after the owners of Pablo Del Monte decided to pass on the race. Trainer Wesley Ward said Friday the owners will wait to run in the Preakness on May 17. Ward bred and owns a 25 percent share of the colt. […]

Rick from Reisterstown calls California Chrome to win Kentucky Derby

May 02, 2014 | WNST Audio

Hoppertunity out of Derby, could return in time for Preakness

May 02, 2014 | WNST Staff

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Bob Baffert is down to one horse for the Kentucky Derby after early 6-1 second choice Hoppertunity was scratched Thursday because of a sore left front foot. The colt was to have been ridden Saturday by Hall of Fame jockey Mike Smith. “Bad news travels fast,” Baffert said outside his barn, […]