Santa Anita’s Grade 2 Robert B. Lewis Stakes is the first stop for eight three-year-olds hoping to earn a spot in Kentucky Derby 138.
Stay Thirsty takes the 1 1/4 mile Travers Stakes at Saratoga.
The Travers Stakes pits the Preakness and Belmont winners against Travers favorite, Stay Thirsty, who finished 12th in the Kentucky Derby.
Coil defeats Preakness winner, Shackleford, and Belmont winner, Ruler On Ice.
The Haskell Invitational runs Sunday at Monmouth Park and features Preakness winner, Shackleford, and Belmont winner, Ruler on Ice.
Derby 137 Profile: Midnight Interlude
The bay daughter of Medaglia d'Oro out of Liszy by A.P. Indy ran the one and one-eight mile on the fast main track in 1:49.50, a neck ahead of longshot St. John's River with Rosie Napravnik aboard.
Will we see another new Kentucky Derby hopeful enter the top twenty graded stakes earners by snagging the $1,000,000 Arkansas Derby purse or will The Factor add to his bankroll?
Baffert and Pletcher win two of Saturday's Kentucky Derby prep races with their least likely contenders.
The Factor proves much the best with an impressive win in the Rebel Stakes.
I've got Derby fever! Derby prep races introduce fans to the Kentucky Derby contenders long before Churchill's Spring Meet opens.
Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner Real Quiet died yesterday after an accident in the paddock of Pennsylvania's Penn Ridge Farm.