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May 3, 2019

Serengeti Empress Reigns in Kentucky Oaks

Joel Politi's Serengeti Empress grabbed the lead at the start and fended off a stretch bid from Liora to win the 145th running of the $1.25 million Longines Kentucky Oaks (G1) for 3-year-old fillies May 3 at Churchill Downs.

Kentucky Derby 2019 Starts With Baffert Trio

Bob Baffert has won the Kentucky Derby (G1) with horses who finished second in their start before the Louisville classic as both Real Quiet in 1998 and Silver Charm in 1997 won the Derby off runner-up finishes in the Santa Anita Derby (G1).

Wagering On Kentucky Oaks Day Card Hits Record $60.2 Million

Wagering on Friday's 145th running of the $1.25 million Longines Kentucky Oaks (Grade I) reached record levels at Churchill Downs racetrack in Louisville, Ky.,  as Serengeti Empress captured the race before a crowd of 105,719 that braved early morning rain. Attendance decreased 7% compared to last year which had more favorable weather conditions. This follows a record-breaking Thursday […]

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