2016 Kentucky Derby
Horse Racing Nation (blog)
Next week's San Vicente Stakes (G2) pits Delta Downs Jackpot (G3) winner Exaggerator against last year's 2yo champ Nyquist. Contested at seven furlongs, the San Vicente is not a Kentucky Derby qualifier, but it is the season debut for both colts.
American Pharoah at the forefront of heralded class of new sires
Lexington Herald Leader (blog)
Further strengthening the mix are the likes of Palace Malice, winner of the 2013 Belmont Stakes and 2014 Met Mile, standing his first year at Three Chimneys and 2014 Breeders' Cup Classic winner Bayern entering his first year at Hill 'n' Dale.
Maya Yoshida celebrates as 10-man Southampton keep out West Ham
There was no malice but it was certainly careless and Payet was lucky to escape without serious injury. “I don't mind sliding,” Bilic said. “When I played it was a big part of my game – I like it when it's clear and honest and fair on the ball. But for ...
Kentucky's new stallions a top-notch group
Daily Racing Form
Another Belmont Stakes winner retiring to stud this year is Palace Malice (Curlin), who joins the roster at Three Chimneys. The horse captured the 2013 edition of the classic, and returned the following season to win the Met Mile, displaying brilliance ...