Tag Archives: Triple Crown

Three Hours and Counting to the Kentucky Derby

With little more than three hours to the 143rd Run for the Roses, the Churchill Downs track could be sloppy and track bettors have produced a new favorite. Morning line favorite Classic Empire has dropped down with bettors, and at … Continue reading

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Kentucky Derby Post Positions and Morning Line Favorites

Today’s Kentucky Derby post position draw saw early favorites Classic Empire and Always Dreaming draw middle and inside spots respectively, and betting lines now have Classic Empire, number 14, the slight favorite at 4-1 over number five Always Dreaming at … Continue reading

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Nine Days to the 143rd Kentucky Derby

With nine days left until the May 6th running of the 143rd Kentucky Derby, the 20 likely starters, and their trainers and owners, are awaiting May 3’s assignment of post positions, and maybe just as importantly, up to date weather … 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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