First Roses, Then Carnations: Derby Winners Who Went Straight to the Belmont

The news that upset Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve winner Rich Strike would skip the Preakness Stakes and wait for the Belmont Stakes Presented by NYRA Bets on June…

Derby Heartbreak Aside, Asmussen and Epicenter Primed for Preakness

There could not have been a more agonizing defeat than the one Hall of Fame trainer Steve Asmussen endured as he attempted to end a 0-for-24 drought in the Kentucky…

Kentucky Derby Winner Rich Strike to Bypass Preakness Stakes, Point to Belmont Stakes

Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve winner Rich Strike will bypass the May 21 Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course in favor of a run in the June 11 Belmont…

Back a north London derby double

There’s only one game to look at for Thursday’s best bet here and that’s a north London derby with everything riding on it. Arsenal had across north London to face…

Record $179 Million Bet On Kentucky Derby

Churchill Downs Incorporated announced Monday that a crowd of 147,294 Derby fans at Churchill Downs Racetrack witnessed the second-biggest long shot ever to win the Kentucky Derby. Wagering from all…

CDI’s Kentucky Derby 148 Sets New Wagering Records

Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) announced its pinnacle event and a major driver of the company’s financial success, the Kentucky Derby, set new wagering records this year. The 148th edition of…

2022 Triple Crown Hopeful Snapshots: Kentucky Derby Winner Rich Strike and His Chances in Preakness

Welcome to 2022 Triple Crown Hopeful Snapshots, where we’ll take a look each week at a recent winner on the Triple Crown trail. Through the end of April, prospects were…

Rich Strike Gives Racing a Hollywood Story with Kentucky Derby Upset

Posted on: May 8, 2022, 01:19h.  Last updated on: May 8, 2022, 04:12h. Steve Bittenbender Read More They’ve made movies about the Kentucky Derby before. You’ve probably heard about Secretariat,…

Relive the Magic of Rich Strike’s Improbable Kentucky Derby Victory

The start of the 2022 Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve. (Eclipse Sportswire) Rich Strike authored an 80-1 upset win in the 2022 Kentucky Derby. (Eclipse Sportswire) Rich Strike authored…

Five Takeaways You Need to Know From Kentucky Derby Weekend

Tom Pedulla presents five key takeaways from the $3 million Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve and other major developments at Churchill Downs: BARGAIN CHAMP: Behind one of the great…