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KENTUCKY DERBY
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LATEST NEWS, ARTICLES AND HANDICAPPING TIPS

Here are our most recent news posts, articles, and handicapping tips.
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East Meets West In Gotham Stakes

Baffert and O’Neill ship their colts to New York for the Grade 3 $300K event.

3/4/2021
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Santa Anita Biases for Saturday’s Stakes Races

Developing profiles of a winner can help find more winners.

3/4/2021
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Candy Man Rocket Set For Tampa Bay Derby

The Candy Ride-colt may face a deep field of eleven in Saturday’s $350K Grade 2 event.

3/3/2021
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Senor Buscador Injured, Off Derby Trail

The discovery was made following his recent workout at Sam Houston

3/2/2021
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Gulfstream Park Weekend Recap

Nine stakes races, plus the ‘Greatest’ performance by a 3-yr-old this year?

3/1/2021
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How to Make the Most of the Fountain of Youth Card

9 stakes races with big ticket potential... plus big savings from Guaranteed Tip Sheet inside.

2/27/2021
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KY Derby and Oaks Hopefuls Target Turfway

Two stakes races will award qualifying points; tune in Friday Feb. 26th.

2/25/2021
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At Last! Oaklawn Park Weekend Action

Star-studded fields will feature the return of BC Champs Monomoy Girl and Essential Quality.

2/23/2021
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Fountain of Youth Stakes Preview

Greatest Honour and Fire At Will top the "probables" list for Saturday’s event.

2/23/2021
1
FEB
Zaajel Wins $100K Forward Gal Stakes
2021
The Pletcher trained filly earned 10 points on her road to the 2021 Kentucky Oaks.

1
FEB
Greatest Honour Wins Holy Bull Stakes
2021
The Shug McGaughey trainee launches into the Kentucky Derby picture with another 10 points.

25
JAN
The Grass is Blue Scores in the Busanda
2021
The filly is now on the Road to the Kentucky Oaks!

22
JAN
Caddo River Wins the Smarty Jones Stakes
2021
The Brad Cox trainee is now on the Road to the Kentucky Derby.

12
JAN
Oaklawn Opens Meet with Three $150,000 Stakes
2021
Including the Road to the Kentucky Derby Smarty Jones Stakes.

3
JAN
Life is Good’s Derby Chances are Authentic
2021
One more win for the Sham Champ and it’s off to the Kentucky Derby

2
JAN
Looking for Derby Points Via the Sham
2021
Five three year olds look to earn points at Santa Anita.

1
JAN
Longshot Capo Kane Wins the Jerome Stakes
2021
The Street Sense colt finds himself on the Derby trailer.

1
JAN
The 151st Jerome Stakes Runs Today at Aqueduct
2021
A look at the field of 5 looking for Derby points.

30
DEC
The First of Four Derby Prep Races on New Years
2020
A field of five will compete for Derby points on New Year's Day.

19
DEC
Senor Buscador Wins the Springboard Mile
2020
Ineligible for Road to the Kentucky Derby Points

17
DEC
Speeding into the Springboard Mile Winners’ Circle
2020
The Springboard Mile Champ has a shot at the 2021 Kentucky Derby.

16
DEC
A Field of 10 Probable for Springboard Mile
2020
A look at the entries for Friday's Kentucky Derby prep race.

5
DEC
Brooklyn Strong Holds Strong in the Remsen
2020
$5000 purchase on the Road to the Kentucky Derby

5
DEC
Churchill Downs Announces Ticket Plans for Derby
2020
All-Inclusive ticket packages to be offered for Kentucky Derby and Oaks.

2
DEC
Keepmeinmind Stuns in Kentucky Jockey Club
2020
The 2-1 favorite finds the wire from last place.

28
NOV
A Trio to Consider in the Kentucky Jockey Club
2020
Could we see today’s winner in the 2021 Kentucky Derby?

8
NOV
Thinking of Kentucky Roses at Aqueduct
2020
Derby Contenders in the Nashua Stakes

23
FEB
Kentucky Derby Tickets Update
2021
Ticket options, purchase methods, attendance policies - all in their latest announcement.

18
FEB
Kentucky Derby and Oaks Leaderboard Update
2021
Mandaloun (52 pts) and Clariere (54 pts) top their divisions.

16
FEB
Rombauer Rallies From Last to Win El Camino Real
2021
Golden Gate awards him 10 KY Derby points; climbs to 6th on Derby Leaderboard

15
FEB
Fair Grounds: Saturday Recap
2021
We saw four graded races, KY Derby & KY Oaks points awarded, here’s the scoop.

14
FEB
Oaklawn Rearranges Stakes Schedule
2021
Oaklawn flips stakes races due to weather.

13
FEB
High Hopes and Big Points for the Risen Star Stakes
2021
A win and you are in (most likely) race for the 2021 Kentucky Derby.

12
FEB
Fire At Will: Takes Aim At Kentucky?
2021
The BC Juvenile Turf Champ is a probable for the Fountain Of Youth Stakes.

8
FEB
Bill Mott Runs 1-2 In Sam F. Davis
2021
CANDY MAN ROCKET hangs on to win over surging stablemate NOVA RAGS.

8
FEB
Jackie’s Revenge?
2021
Last year’s champion 2-year-old gets his rematch in Monday's Southwest Stakes.

7
FEB
Moonlight d’Oro Wins Grade 3 Las Virgenes
2021
MyRacehorse.com shareholders excited for a shot at the Kentucky Oaks.

5
FEB
Senor Buscador’s Rally Starts Now
2021
With zero points, he is not on the leaderboard for the KY Derby, which already has 43 members.

4
FEB
Field of 13 Entered for Sam F. Davis Stakes
2021
Trainers Bill Mott and Todd Pletcher each hold a strong pair.

3
FEB
The Smell of a Triple Crown is the Air
2021
An early look at some of the top 2021 Kentucky Derby Contenders.