Kentucky Derby News

May 7, 2023

Mage Wins 149th Kentucky Derby Before Crowd of 150,335

LOUISVILLE, KY (Saturday, May 6, 2023) – OGMA Investments, Ramiro Restrepo, Sterling Racing and CMNWLTH’s Mage collared Two Phil’s at midstretch and went on to win the 149th running of the $3 million Kentucky Derby presented by Woodford...

May 7, 2023

Churchill Downs Incorporated Statement

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Saturday, May 6, 2023) – Two horses sustained severe injuries during today’s Churchill Downs race card. Chloe’s Dream suffered a right knee fracture in Race 2 at the top of the first turn. Freezing Point incurred a left...

May 6, 2023

Matareya Wins Derby City Distaff

LOUISVILLE, KY (Saturday, May 6, 2023) – Godolphin’s homebred Matareya took over from Travel Column at the head of the stretch and then prevailed through the stretch drive by a length over Wicked Halo to win the 37th running of the $750,000...

May 6, 2023

Fluffy Socks Wins Longines Distaff Turf Mile

LOUISVILLE, KY (Saturday, May 6, 2023) – Head of Plains Partners’ homebred Fluffy Socks split horses at the three-sixteenths pole to grab the lead and go on to a length victory over favored Spendarella in the 38th running of the $500,000 Longines...

May 6, 2023

Zozos Leads All The Way to Win Knicks Go

LOUISVILLE, KY (Saturday, May 6, 2023) – Barry and Joni Butzow’s homebred Zozos took the lead out of the gate and held off Kupuna by three-quarters of a length to win the second running of the $175,000 Knicks Go Overnight Stakes presented...

May 6, 2023

Nobals Wins Twin Spires Turf Sprint

LOUISVILLE, KY (Saturday, May 6, 2023) – Patricia’s Hope’s Nobals took the lead shortly after the start and repelled all challenges to win the 29th running of the $500,000 Twin Spires Turf Sprint presented by Cohere Health (GII) for...

May 6, 2023

General Jim Outduels Fort Bragg to Win Pat Day Mile

LOUISVILLE, KY (Saturday, May 6, 2023) – Courtlandt Farm’s General Jim prevailed by a neck over Fort Bragg after a protracted stretch duel to win the 99th running of the $500,000 Pat Day Mile presented by TwinSpires (GII) for 3-year-olds.

May 6, 2023

Webslinger Noses Out Far Bridge to Win American Turf

LOUISVILLE, KY (Saturday, May 6, 2023) – D. J. Stable’s Webslinger rallied widest of all to prevail by a nose over Far Bridge to win the 32nd running of the $500,000 American Turf presented by BMW (GII) for 3-year-olds.

Trained by Mark Casse...

May 6, 2023

Cody’s Wish Much the Best in Winning Churchill Downs

LOUISVILLE, KY (Saturday, May 6, 2023) – Godolphin’s homebred Cody’s Wish returned to the races in style as he cruised to a 4 ¾-length victory in the 88th running of the $750,000 Churchill Downs presented by Ford (GI) for 4-year-olds...

May 6, 2023

Up to the Mark Dominates Old Forester Bourbon Turf Classic

LOUISVILLE, KY (Saturday, May 6, 2023) – Repole Stable and St. Elias Stable’s Up to the Mark became a Grade I winner in style as he romped to a 3 3/4-length victory in the 37th running of the $1 million Old Forester Bourbon Turf Classic for...

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