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Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 09:22 PM EDT

At Preakness, They're Playing 'Musical Chairs' With Jockeys

At Preakness, They're Playing 'Musical Chairs' With Jockeys

The jockey shuffle heading into the Preakness has a "musical chairs" feel to it. Of the 13 jockeys in Saturday's race, nine who rode in the Kentucky Derby are aboard a different horse in the Preakness. Most...

Friday, May 17, 2019 at 09:06 PM EDT

Tough, Talented War of Will Looks to Wow in Preakness

Tough, Talented War of Will Looks to Wow in Preakness

War of Will grinded out the Kentucky Derby in the slop, avoided clipping heels with Maximum Security and came out of the race looking as if he won.

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at 10:33 PM EDT

Maximum Security Owners File Suit Over Derby DQ

Maximum Security Owners File Suit Over Derby DQ

The owners of Maximum Security have sued the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission and race stewards, seeking to reverse the horse's disqualification for interference as Kentucky Derby winner and restoration of purse...

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at 10:24 PM EDT

Preakness: Baffert-Trained Improbable 5-2 Favorite

Preakness: Baffert-Trained Improbable 5-2 Favorite

In a field without the top three finishers in the Kentucky Derby, the odds that Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert wouldn't have the favorite in the Preakness are, well, Improbable.

Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 03:21 PM EDT

Maximum Security Jockey Appeals Derby DQ Suspension

Maximum Security Jockey Appeals Derby DQ Suspension

Maximum Security jockey Luis Saez says the stewards' penalty for failing to control his horse in the Kentucky Derby is "unduly harsh and not supportable by facts and law."

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