Under-the-radar Kentucky Derby contenders, volume 1

Liam's Lucky Charm winning the Pasco S. at Tampa Bay Downs - Photo by SV Photography While many handicappers are busy debating the merits of Road to the Kentucky Derby prep race winners, there’s a good chance the 2020 Kentucky Derby (G1) victor is still an unheralded, inexperienced colt flying under the radar. Let’s check out four promising sophomores who could make an impact on the first Saturday in May, even though they’ve yet to officially join the [...]

Kentucky Derby contender profile: Gold Street

If the skies open up at Churchill Downs before the 2020 Kentucky Derby, you can rest assured Gold Street won’t have any difficulty negotiating the wet going.

Kentucky Derby Top 10: Change is coming

The Road to the Kentucky Derby will take some serious turns Saturday. The agenda of prep races includes the Withers Stakes (G3) at Aqueduct, the Holy Bull (G3) at Gulfstream Park, and the Robert B. Lewis (G3) at Santa Anita.

The Derby Decimal Classifications: Jan. 27, 2020

A weekly, by-the-numbers review of the latest news and developments on the Road to the 2020 Kentucky Derby...

Kentucky Derby contender profile: Enforceable

They say patience is a virtue, and the merit of this belief was reiterated when Enforceable rallied to victory in the $200,000 Lecomte (G3) on Jan. 18 at Fair Grounds.

Kentucky Derby Top 10: Baffert unveils potential star

Where do Nadal and Blackberry Wine rank in our latest Kentucky Derby Top 10? The answer might surprise you.

Kentucky Derby Top 10: Each contender in a single word

Ready for a challenge? Rank your 10 favorite horses on the Road to the 2020 Kentucky Derby—then try to describe them in a single word.

Kentucky Derby contender profile: Authentic

Just how talented is Authentic, who joined the Road to the Kentucky Derby with an eye-catching victory in the $100,000 Sham Stakes (G3) on Jan. 4 at Santa Anita Park?

Kentucky Derby Top 10: Authentic joins the fray

The new year is underway and the Road to the 2020 Kentucky Derby has already taken a few interesting twists.

2020 racing preview: Changes on the Kentucky Derby trail

The Road to the Kentucky Derby will look a little different this time around. Need to get up to speed? Here are three changes to keep an eye on.