Horse racing

Maximum Security (7) was disqualified after finishing first in the 2019 Kentucky Derby; Country House (20) was awarded the victory.

What's Next for Maximum Security, Who Lost the Kentucky Derby After Finishing First

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Maximum Security's owner said Monday he will not run the horse in the Preakness and will appeal the disqualification as the Kentucky Derby winner. Gary West said by phone to The Associated Press that there is "really no need, not having an opportunity to run for the Triple Crown...
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Horses race down the muddy track at Churchill Downs during the 2018 Kentucky Derby.

Everything You Need to Know to Watch and Bet the Kentucky Derby

Stunning news out of the Kentucky Derby on Wednesday night as race favorite Omaha Beach was scratched for Saturday’s first leg of the horse racing Triple Crown due to a breathing issue. That dramatically alters the complexion of the field -- and leaves gamblers to rethink their plays at the betting...
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