Meet the Contenders: 2023 Blue Grass Stakes

Thu Apr 06 2023J. Keeler Johnson

Meet the horses running in the 2023 Blue Grass (G1) over 1 1/8 miles at Keeneland. For each horse, we're listing a pro, a con, and a rating of potential.
Meet the Contenders: 2023 Wood Memorial

Thu Apr 06 2023TwinSpires Staff

Meet the horses running in the 2023 Wood Memorial (G2) over 1 1/8 miles at Aqueduct on April 8. For each horse, we're listing a pro, a con, and a rating of potential.
Tipsheet: 2023 Santa Anita Derby

Thu Apr 06 2023John Mucciolo

A fantastic field of nine sophomores will travel 1 1/8 miles on the dirt in Saturday’s exciting $750,000 Santa Anita Derby (G1).
Tipsheet: 2023 Blue Grass Stakes

Thu Apr 06 2023John Mucciolo

An excellent field of 11 three-year-olds will travel 1 1/8 miles on the Keeneland main surface in Saturday’s $1 million Blue Grass Stakes (G1).
Tipsheet: 2023 Wood Memorial Stakes

Thu Apr 06 2023John Mucciolo

A dozen three-year-olds will travel 1 1/8 miles on the dirt at Aqueduct in Saturday’s $750,000 Wood Memorial S.
Forte heavily favored in Kentucky Derby Future Wager Pool 6

Sun Apr 02 2023J. Keeler Johnson

Hall of Fame trainer Todd Pletcher has won the Kentucky Derby twice with Super Saver (2010) and Always Dreaming (2017). According to bettors, there’s a strong chance a third win is on the horizon.
Kentucky Derby pedigree profile: Forever Young

Sat Apr 01 2023J. Keeler Johnson

A powerful seven-length victory in Japan’s Zen-Nippon Nisai Yushun at Kawasaki Racecourse stamped Forever Young as a formidable 2024 Kentucky Derby (G1) contender, a status he confirmed with globetrotting victories in the Saudi Derby (G3) and UAE Derby (G2).
Kentucky Derby Report – Speed rules in Louisiana, Japanese trio added to mix

Thu Mar 30 2023James Scully

Three of the eight major qualifiers in the Road to the Kentucky Derby series are in the books, and large fields are set for the $1.25 Arkansas Derby (G1) and $1 million Florida Derby (G1) this Saturday.
Kentucky Derby pedigree profile: Continuar

Wed Mar 29 2023J. Keeler Johnson

A victory in the Cattleya S. and a third-place finish in the UAE Derby (G2) earned Continuar enough Japan Road to the Kentucky Derby qualification points to secure a berth in the 2023 Kentucky Derby.
Catching My Eye: Louisiana Derby Day at Fair Grounds

Wed Mar 29 2023Kevin Kilroy

Kingsbarns won the Louisiana Derby but does he have a shot in the Kentucky Derby (G1)?
Meet the Contenders: 2023 Florida Derby

Wed Mar 29 2023TwinSpires Staff

Meet the horses running in the 2023 Florida Derby (G1) over 1 1/8 miles at Gulfstream Park on April 1. For each horse, we're listing a pro, a con, and a rating of potential. The star rating of 1 to 5 represents opportunity to perform well in the Florida Derby.
Meet the Contenders: 2023 Arkansas Derby

Wed Mar 29 2023TwinSpires Staff

Meet the horses running in the 2023 Arkansas Derby (G1) over 1 1/8 miles at Oaklawn on April 1. For each horse, we're listing a pro, a con, and a rating of potential. The star rating of 1 to 5 represents opportunity to perform well in the Arkansas Derby.
Forte leads way in KDFW Pool 6

Tue Mar 28 2023TwinSpires Staff

The final pool of the Kentucky Derby Future Wager (KDFW), Pool 6 will open its three-day run on Thursday and closes at 6 p.m. (ET) Saturday, prior to the runnings of the Florida Derby (G1) and Arkansas Derby (G1).