Julien Leparoux opened the Kentucky Derby Day stakes card with a victory aboard Buckleupbuttercup in the $100,000 Grade III Eight Belles for three-year old fillies on the sloppy main track.
It might be a mother of a Derby weather-wise, so why not go with a mudder? Here's a look a some of the best mudders in the field.
It's hard to place bets for your friends with all that yapping...
In a thrilling photo finish, Blind Luck with Rafael Bejarano aboard captured the lilies by a nose
Scouring the program for that Derby winner...
Does rain make mint grow faster?
Teaser: The forecast still isn't great, but it's better than what it was
Kicking off a potential big weekend for WinStar Farm, Doubles Partner with Garrett Gomez aboard won the $200,550 Grade II American Turf at historic Churchill Downs
Some pictures of the 136 breast cancer survivors selected by an online nomination and selection process to parade on the track at Churchill Downs before the Kentucky Oaks
In a an exciting duel, Blind Luck overtakes Evening Jewel to win the $500,000 Added Grade I Kentucky Oaks.
Son of Prime Timber out of River Princess runs five furlongs over the "firm" Matt Winn Turf Course in 0:55.54.
Rachel Alexandra returns to Churchill Downs on Friday. Could the champion filly, who wowed us with her victory in the 2009 Kentucky Oaks and Preakness Stakes, overshadow the 136th Run for the Lillies?