Anti-Fungal Meds Given To Derby Winner Medina Spirit Had Betamethasone, Bob Baffert SaysKentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit was treated with an antifungal ointment containing the steroid betamethasone that caused the horse to fail a postrace drug test, trainer Bob Baffert said Tuesday.
Medina Spirit Arrives In Baltimore Without Trainer Bob Baffert Who Says He's A Target Of 'Cancel Culture'Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit is headed to Baltimore for the Preakness Stakes while trainer Bob Baffert said Monday that he won't attend the race to avoid being a distraction in the wake of scrutiny following the colt's failed postrace drug test.
Medina Spirit's Kentucky Derby Win In Jeopardy After Failed Drug Test, Still Expected At PreaknessChurchill Downs has suspended trainer Bob Baffert after Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit failed a post-race drug test.
Medina Spirit Wins 147th Kentucky Derby, Giving Trainer Bob Baffert 7th WinMedina Spirit fought off three challengers in the stretch to win the Kentucky Derby by a half-length on Saturday, making Bob Baffert the winningest trainer in the race's 147-year history, with seven victories.
Kentucky Derby 2021 Preview: Essential Quality The Favorite, Can He Break A 60-Year Drought To Win From Post 14?Essential Quality entered the week as the favorite to win but drew the 14th position Tuesday. The last time a horse won from that spot was Carry Back in 1961.
Art Collector Is Biggest Threat To Authentic In PreaknessTrainer Tommy Drury and Art Collector get another chance at Triple Crown glory this weekend.
Authentic, Several Other Horses Racing In Preakness, Arrive At BWI AirportSeveral of the horses racing Saturday in the Preakness Stakes arrived at BWI Airport late Tuesday afternoon.
Kentucky Derby Winner Authentic Works Out In Prep For PreaknessAuthentic had his first major workout since winning the Kentucky Derby as he prepares for the Preakness next month.
Authentic's Future Could Include Rematch Against Tiz The Law At PreaknessBriefly off the radar to set himself straight, Authentic now might have to get used to having a target on his back.
Ankle Injury Knocks Maxfield Off Triple Crown TrailMaxfield was discovered to have an injured ankle after a workout Wednesday at Keeneland and will miss the rescheduled Triple Crown series.
Deadline For Triple Crown Nominations Extended To June 3The final deadline to nominate horses to the rescheduled Triple Crown series is June 3.
145th Running Of The Preakness Stakes Now Scheduled For October 3The 145th running of the Preakness Stakes will take place on October 3, officials announced Saturday.
Uncertain Triple Crown: A Preakness Stakes In FluxThe Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont face the same challenges in their own unique way.
Triple Crown Racing Season A Sure Bet To Be Unlike Any OtherInstead of kicking off the chase this weekend with the Kentucky Derby, the storied race may end up capping the trio of races on Labor Day weekend.
Coronavirus Update: Kentucky Derby Moved To September 5, No Firm Date For Preakness YetThe Maryland Jockey Club is discussing whether to postpone the Preakness Stakes. They may have gotten their answer from another Triple Crown race.