Asked in Horse Racing, Thoroughbred, Kentucky Derby
What happened in the Kentucky Derby in 2009?
The 2009 Kentucky Derby was held on May 2nd. The winning horse was Mine That Bird, ridden by Calvin Borel. Mine That Bird paid $103.20 to win, making him the second longest shot to ever win the Derby. ...
Asked in Horse Racing, Animal Racing
Which was the earliest of the English classic horse races?
The Derby was the earliest of the English classic horse races. They are also referred to as the Derby Stakes or the Epsom Derby. Their first race dates back to 1661. ...