Thunder Snow has taken over the lead in the Road to the Kentucky Derby points standings with his game win in Saturday’s $2 million UAE Derby (G2) at Meydan Race Course. The colt beat Japan’s Epicharis by a head in an exciting finish. The duo both likely will make the trip to Louisville. Epicharis picked […]
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The Joe Sharp trained Kitten’s Cat is the 4-1 morning line favorite in a of field of 12 that will line up on Saturday in the $500,000 Jack Cincinnati Casino Spiral (G3), one of three Road to the Kentucky Derby points races on tap this weekend. The Spiral offers up 50-20-10-5 points toward entry into […]
The Road to the Kentucky Derby make another stop in Hot Springs on Saturday with a field of 11 three-year-olds lining up in the $900,000 Rebel (G2) at Oaklawn Park, and we are hoping for an uncontested early lead. The race offers a huge purse and 50-20-10-5 points toward entry into the Run for the […]
The stakes for Kentucky Derby (G1) hopefuls rise starting on Saturday as the first 50-point prep race, the $400,000 Risen Star (G2) at Fair Grounds is on tap. A field of 14 was entered with 13 likely to start. The connections of So Conflated are going to scratch after drawing the outside 14 post to […]
Trainer Jerry Hollendorfer is looking for his seventh win in the $200,000 El Camino Real Derby (G3) at Golden Gate Fields on Saturday when he sends out the 7-5 morning line favorite Sheer Flattery. The El Camino Real Derby is a Road to the Kentucky Derby points race with 10-4-2-1 points up for grabs to […]
Updated futures betting shows Irish War Cry has overtaken Classic Empire in the betting to win the Kentucky Derby after beating him in the $350,000 Holy Bull at the weekend. Classic Empire still heads the points standings on 32 points, ahead of El Areeb and Gormley, who both have 20, but his lackluster performance has […]