Kentucky Derby picks

Kentucky Derby 2018 Early Preview

With every passing day we draw a bit closer to 2018's iteration of the famed Kentucky Derby, and while it might still be a bit too early to draw any accurate predictions on the upcoming Run for the Roses, some ...

Always Dreaming Romps in 143rd Kentucky Derby

Always Dreaming Makes Dreams Come True in Kentucky Derby Story By: Ciara Bowen            Photo By: Claudia L. Ruiz   The sport of kings is a sport of dreams, with one dream bigger than any other....
Classic Empire

Classic Empire Strikes Back in Arkansas Derby

Some horses just have to have things their way or no way and John Oxley’s Classic Empire made it clear early on that he is one of those horses. After a spring filled with training troubles, the bay colt gamely ...
Gormley horse

Gormley Succeeds in Santa Anita Derby

Jerry and Ann Moss’ Gormley proved he could play a game of cat and mouse Saturday, April 8 when winning the $1 million G1 Santa Anita Derby at Santa Anita Park. There was a three-way speed battle up front be...
Irish War Cry horse

Irish War Cry Back to Winning Form in Wood Memorial

Isabelle de Tomaso’s Irish War Cry returned to his winning form Saturday, April 8 when he won the $750,000 G2 Wood Memorial Stakes Presented by NYRA Bets by a solid 3 ½ lengths. The flashy chestnut son o...

Irap Delivers Upset in Blue Grass Stakes

It’s been the sort of year where there shouldn’t be any surprises left on the Road to the Kentucky Derby, but as evidenced Saturday, April 8, they just keep coming. Reddam Racing LLC’s Irap broke his maiden and...
2017 Kentucky Derby

Always Dreaming Clear Winner in Florida Derby

Life in the racing industry is full of hopes and dreams, namely of roses and the first Saturday in May, and the aptly named Always Dreaming looks to fulfill those for his owners. The colt, who is from Bodem...

Girvin Superior in Louisiana Derby

Girvin has been quite the horse for trainer Joe Sharp, who once again shouted himself hoarse Saturday, April 1 as he cheered his star home in the $1 million G1 Twinspires.com Louisiana Derby at Fair Grounds Rac...
Breeders' Cup Juvenile 2016

Kentucky Derby Hopefuls to Watch

  Two-Year-Olds With Kentucky Derby Potential By: Christopher Ado   Beach Bum (Arch - Chili Cat, by Storm Cat) He made his debut on closing day of the Autumn meet at Santa Anita and it ...

Nyquist Goes The Distance

Photos by Claudia L. Ruiz, story by Natalie Rietkerk. All contents copyright EverythingEQ.com     Nyquist Delivers in 142nd Kentucky Derby   Entering America’s most illustrious horserace as...