79.3 F
Lexington
Sunday, August 9, 2020
Tags Kentucky Derby

Tag: Kentucky Derby

Churchill Downs project includes hotel, gaming, new seats

The home of the Kentucky Derby plans to begin work next month on a $300,000 million project.

Oldest living jockey to win Kentucky Derby found safe after days missing

The oldest living jockey to win the Kentucky Derby and the Belmont Stakes has been found safe in New York after being reported missing.

Baffert lawyer: Justify positive test from contaminated food

The New York Times says Justify won the 2018 Triple Crown after a failed postrace drug test at a California track that could have kept the horse out of the Kentucky Derby.

Churchill Downs presents plan to offer winter racing

The home of the Kentucky Derby wants to start offering live racing in the winter.

3-time Kentucky Derby winner charged with drunken driving

A jockey who won the Kentucky Derby three times faces a drunken-driving charge in southern Indiana.

Maximum Security rider banned 15 days for Derby interference

The decision by the Kentucky stewards was announced Monday by the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission.

Report: Country House won’t run in the Preakness

Trainer Bill Mott tells DRF Country House started to show signs he was becoming ill at Churchill Downs.

Catching up with celebrities on Kentucky Derby Red Carpet

The 145th Run for the Roses turned out to have its share of twists, turns and complication out on the track.

Country House’s jockey looks back on Kentucky Derby

LOUISVILLE, Ky (WTVQ) - There were two jockeys who opted to lodge objections after the end of the Kentucky derby; Country House's jockey and...

Bill Mott: “I feel terrible that I have to apologize for winning.”

LOUISVILLE, Ky (WTVQ) - The ending to Saturday's Kentucky Derby was one likely no one saw coming. Maximum Security crosses the finish line first,...

People react to Kentucky Derby disqualification

Saturday's Kentucky Derby is one that will go down in history.

Keeneland hosts a Kentucky Derby watch party

People all across the country were celebrating the Kentucky Derby on Saturday.

Country House wins Derby; Maximum Security DQ’d

Country House has pulled off a huge upset in the Kentucky Derby as stewards awarded the 65-1 long shot the victory following an objection that Maximum Security, the first horse to cross the finish line, interfered with the path of several horses.

Politicians look to make hay at Kentucky Derby

In some sections of the famed track, another type of horse race will have politicians vying for attention and perhaps cash to support their campaigns.

When it comes to the Kentucky Derby, the distance is key

LOUISVILLE, Ky (WTVQ) - Bill Mott is a name known very well in horse racing circles. This year, he has two horses running the...

Derby contender Maximum Security content with off track

LOUISVILLE, Ky (WTVQ) - With Omaha Beach now out of the Derby, there are five horses neck and neck at the top when it...

Kentucky Derby winner poop on sale for $200

Are you interested in a $200 jar of poop from 1997 Kentucky Derby winner Silver Charm? If so, the jars by Kentucky for Kentucky went on sale May 1. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports artist Coleman Larkin is the mastermind behind the expensive crap.

Legendary trainer with three horses vying to be Derby favorite

LOUISVILLE, Ky (WTVQ) - With Omaha Beach now out of the Kentucky Derby, there are three horse right in line fighting to be the...

Trainer on Omaha Beach scratch: “It’s devastating”

In 2009, "I Want Revenge" was the morning line favorite for the Kentucky Derby.

EKU Marching Colonels prep for Churchill Downs

In 2016, Eastern Kentucky University had to make budget cuts and one of the first things to go was the Marching Colonels.

Most Read

KSP is investigating a deadly house fire in Robertson County

State Police says one person is dead following a house fire.

LPD: Woman sent to hospital after car flips

Police tell ABC 36 they suspect the woman was driving under the influence when she hit two parked cars and flipped her own car.
video

‘Stuff the Bus’ donation drive gives school supplies to families in need

The Salvation Army is hosting it's 'Stuff the Bus' school donation drive this weekend, helping families in need. 
video

UK students move in with safety measures in place

It was the first move-in day for incoming students and it was one like never before with several COVID-19 safety measures in place.