Tag Archives: Kentucky Derby

2018 Kentucky Derby Prep Schedule

Schedule of 2018 Kentucky Derby prep races including the date; race; distance; track; available points; winner; downloadable Brisnet chart; speed figures from Brisnet, Daily Racing Form/Beyer, Equibase, TimeformUS and Optix EQ Trip Grades.

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2017 Kentucky Derby Prep Schedule

Schedule of 2017 Kentucky Derby prep races including the date; race; distance; track; available points; winner; downloadable Brisnet chart; speed figures from Brisnet, Daily Racing Form/Beyer, Equibase, TimeformUS and Optix EQ Trip Grades.

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2016 Kentucky Derby Cheat Sheet

Need to quickly get up to speed on the 2016 Kentucky Derby field? If not, share this thumbnail of the field with your friends and family who don’t follow racing as closely as you do!

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Week of May 6, 2013

Orb’s satisfying victory in the Kentucky Derby topped off a terrific weekend of racing, justly raising hopes that the Triple Crown drought may finally end.

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2013 Kentucky Derby Cheat Sheet

Need to quickly get up to speed on the 2013 Kentucky Derby field? If not, share this thumbnail of the field with your friends and family who don’t follow racing as closely as you do!

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Week of May 7, 2012

Stakes record fell, betting records were set, history was made and exciting finishes were the order of the day during the most anticipated weekend of the year.

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2012 Kentucky Derby Cheat Sheet

Need to quickly get up to speed on the 2012 Kentucky Derby field? If not, share this thumbnail of the field with your friends and family who don’t follow racing as closely as you do!

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Week of April 23, 2012

It was a quiet weekend on the 2012 Kentucky Derby front but Wise Dan closed out the weekend with a win that reminded everyone that the Kentucky Derby isn’t the only game in town.

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Week of April 9, 2012

Thrilling stretch drives where the hallmark of last weekend’s races, in particular the Kentucky Derby preps as the winning margin in each was less than a length.

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Week of April 2, 2012

Upsets were the hallmarks of the Kentucky Derby and Oaks preps with only a few exceptions. Elsewhere, several older horses continued their winning streaks and American’s came home empty-handed from Dubai.

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Gettin’ Lucky in Kentucky

So you’ve watched the Kentucky Derby a couple of times—or maybe even every year. And you’ve always wondered if there were a better way to pick the winner than going by name, number or best looking jockey outfit. There is, pay attention to the Derby prep season!

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Week of April 25, 2011

It’s official, the 2011 Kentucky Derby prep season is finally over. And perhaps there’s no better way to send Kentucky Derby trail 2011 on its way than saying Adios Charlie!

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Week of November 22, 2010

The last big weekend of the year is upon us, with 6 Grade 1 and 17 graded races in total, Thanksgiving weekend is shaping up to be a decent last hurrah before the Derby trail picks up in the beginning of the year.

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Shop Around!

It’s OK to fall in love with a horse, but here’s a pricey reminder never to let that love blind you to other possibilities.

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Derby Favorites

Usually reserved for human folly, this installment of Woulda, Coulda, Shoulda looks at how Derby favorites have fared throughout the years.

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Week of April 26, 2010

By this time next week another rendition of the Oaks and Derby will have come and gone, but in the meantime it’s time to enjoy one of the most media-tastic weeks in horse racing: Derby/Oaks week!

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