Classic Empire is favored in potentially chaotic Kentucky Derby

The first Saturday in May is quickly approaching, which means the Grade I, $2 million Kentucky Derby is nearly here. Churchill Downs, as usual, will be the site for arguably the most prestigious horse race on the calendar. A full field of 20 three-year-old colts will line up for the ten-furlong challenge on the main…

Miss Sky Warrior should fight off all foes in Kentucky Oaks

The Grade I, $1 million Kentucky Oaks headlines a spectacular Friday card at Churchill Downs on the eve of the Kentucky Derby. A field of 14 three-year-old fillies will go postward in this prestigious 1 1/8-mile test. Estimated post time for the Oaks, the 11th of 13 races on the day, is 6:12 p.m. EST….

Weekly jockey review, 5/3/17; Rosario rolls to Keeneland rider title

The week before the Kentucky Derby was a busy one as Keeneland ended its spring meet while Churchill and Belmont began new racing seasons. Let’s see which jockeys did best at those tracks while also taking a look at Santa Anita later on. Be sure to take this information into account when playing FanXT’s Daily…