Horse racing insight that's loose on the lead
TwinSpires on YouTube is a great resource for videos of Kentucky Derby contenders working and galloping in the mornings at Churchill Downs.
Here’s a few key videos. If you’re on YouTube, hit the “subscribe” button under “twinspires” and you’ll get the videos directly into your feed.
American Pharoah on a sloppy track April 19 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r4qHJ3gS9aw
International Star’s work on April 18 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GnvnLMj95yA
Bolo is headed to the Kentucky Derby; here’s video of his work from Friday, April 17 at Santa Anita.
Several jockey assignments for the Kentucky Derby were announced Sunday:
Calvin Borel will ride El Kabeir
Rafael Bejarano will ride Bolo
Ramon Vazquez will be aboard Mr. Z
Video of top Kentucky Derby contender Dortmund working 5 furlongs in :58.4 at Santa Anita on April 18. He’s scheduled to ship to Churchill Downs on April 26.
Video: Blue Grass Stakes winner Carpe Diem worked four furlongs in :48 flat Saturday at Keeneland.