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 have their once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to run on May 6.
With all of the Derby prep races now over, Girvin, Classic Empire and Santa Anita Derby winner (almost always the horse that becomes my Kentucky Derby sentimental choice) Gormley still lead the points list. Yesterday it was announced that the rumors that Cloud Computing would bypass the race came to fruition with trainer Chad Brown removing the
horse from the list. Taking his place as number 20 of likely starters is Untrapped, the sixth place finisher in April 15’s Arkansas Derby.
After an encouraging Arkansas Derby run and a third place finish, Continue reading