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Is the Kentucky Derby a Grade 1 race this year or next?

POSTED: February 24, 2022

Should the Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks lose graded stakes status by rule? Did Churchill Downs think through the "Bob Baffert" Kentucky Derby and Kentucky...

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Medina Spirit ruling in, disqualified as the Kentucky Derby winner

POSTED: February 21, 2022

The KHRC announced today Medina Spirit has been disqualified as the Kentucky Derby winner for the presence of betamethasone In perhaps a ruling that came...

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An exciting TVG.com Haskell Stakes as Hot Rod Charlie and Mandaloun take it to the wire with Mandaloun the victor due to a DQ

POSTED: July 17, 2021

Following Sea broke first in the 54th TVG.com Haskell Stakes G1 at Monmouth Park setting the pace with Midnight Bourbon on his flank. Hot Rod...

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Con Lima benefits from a Spanish Loveaffair disqualification in the Herecomesthebride G3

POSTED: February 27, 2021

HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Con Lima went from bridesmaid to bride Saturday at Gulfstream Park, where the Todd Pletcher-trained daughter of Commissioner finished second but...

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Gary and Mary West File Suit over Derby Ruling

POSTED: May 15, 2019

Gary and Mary West did not waste much time filing their appeal of the disqualification of Maximum Security. Subsequent to that appeal being denied the...

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Would Reducing Field Size Fix the Derby?

POSTED: May 12, 2019

Peter Lee Amid all the controversy surrounding Maximum Security's disqualification in the Kentucky Derby, some were calling for a reduced field size from the current...

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More Kentucky Derby 145 Aftermath

POSTED: May 6, 2019

The aftermath of Kentucky Derby 145 results mirrors the quote "and the hits just keep on coming." The discussions on social media, radio shows, and...

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Kentucky Derby and Supporting Equibase Stakes Recaps

POSTED: May 4, 2019

[caption id="attachment_30858" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Maximum Security and Country House splash home in the Kentucky Derby[/caption] Maximum Security and Luis Saez were forwardly placed throughout the...

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Tacitus Overcomes Trouble in Wood Memorial

POSTED: April 7, 2019

Tacitus, trained by Bill Mott for Juddmonte Farms, and ridden by Jose Ortiz, proved best in a stretch drive with Tax to prevail in the...

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