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The Triple Crown

The Triple Crown

| June 8, 2011 | 1 Comment

The Belmont Stakes, the 1 1/2-mile “Test of the Champion” is set for Saturday and will wrap up the Triple Crown run that started nearly five weeks ago with Animal Kingdom’s surprise romp in the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands.

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Kentucky Derby Day

Kentucky Derby Day

| May 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

The largest crowd in Derby history – 164,858 – came out to Churchill Downs for the 137th running of the Kentucky Derby on May 7.

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Who will it be?

Who will it be?

| May 4, 2011 | 0 Comments

Derby 137 has wide-open field of contenders

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This year’s Derby – can anyone win this thing?

This year’s Derby – can anyone win this thing?

| April 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

We’re 10 days out from the 137th Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands as these words flow from brain to fingertips, and the shrinking countdown to the first Saturday in May compels me to offer a confession.

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Five new names surfacefor Kentucky Derby 137

Five new names surfacefor Kentucky Derby 137

| March 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

With just over five weeks to go until the 137th running of the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands, now is the time to get serious.

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There’s nothing like a horse who is a top Derby candidate for the health of his team

There’s nothing like a horse who is a top Derby candidate for the health of his team

| March 2, 2011 | 0 Comments

The impressive victory by Soldat in Gulstream Park’s Fountain of Youth placed the rapidly improving colt on the short list of major contenders for the 137th running of the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands.

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Asher’s 100-day rule: time to rate Derby horses

Asher’s 100-day rule: time to rate Derby horses

| January 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

My rule of thumb for preparation for the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands at Churchill Downs is this: when the countdown hits 100 days, it’s like the Derby is tomorrow.

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