Category Archives: Horse Racing

13 Days to the 143rd Kentucky Derby

The 143rd running of the Kentucky Derby is now only two weeks away, and there continues to be a lot of speculation as to which horses will be bypassing the race and whether or not those next in line will … Continue reading

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California Chrome, American Pharoah and the 2016 Kentucky Derby

The 2016 Kentucky Derby is only six weeks away, and the racing world is still in a daze over American Pharoah, last year’s Triple Crown winner, the first since 1978, who also won the Breeder’s Cup to become the first … Continue reading

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Nicanor Not Up to the Task

In his debut race, Nicanor stumbled early, slightly injured himself, made a mid-race charge, but then fell back, finishing 10th. You can see video of the race here. Hopefully, the injury is nothing serious, and the future bright for Barbaro’s … Continue reading

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Nicanor Set to Carry On Barbaro’s Legacy

Thursday will be two years since Barbaro lost his lengthy battle to survive the horrendous injuries he suffered in the 2006 Preakness. Seldom in history had so much of the country been so taken, so horrified, so saddened, by an … Continue reading

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