Seven Grade Stake Races on Kentucky Derby Day

Race 6 – Humana Distaff Stakes, Grade I.

Lewis Bay, 3/1 Morning Line, will face 8 rivals in the $300,000 Humana Distaff, (Grade I). She finished third in her last race the Madison Stakes at Keenland on April 7.

Race 7 – Longines Churchill Distaff Turf Mile Stakes, Grade II.

La Coronel, 3/1 Morning Line, heads of field of 11 in the $300,000 Longines Churchill Distaff Turf Mile Stakes, Grade II.  She finished fourth in her last race the Coolmore Jenny Wiley Stakes, Grade I at Keenland on April 14.

Race 8 – Churchill Downs Stakes presented by Twinspires.com, Grade II

Imperial Hint, 9/5 Morning Line, will face 9 challengers in the $500,000 Churchill Downs Stakes presented by Twinspires.com, Grade II. He finished first in his last race the Horse Races Now Sprint Stakes at Tampa Bay on March 25.

Race 9 – American Turf Stakes presented by Ram Trucks, Grade II.

Threeandfourpence, 4/1 Morning Line, is a slight favorite over the remaining field 13 horses in the $300,000 American Turf Stakes presented by Ram Trucks, Grade II. His finished ninth in his last race the UAE Derby sponsored by Saeed and Mohammed Al Nabooodah, Grade II.

Race 10 – Pat Day Mile Stakes presented by LG and E and KU, Grade III.

National Flag, 4/1 Morning Line, headlines a field of 14 for the $300,000 Pat Day Mile Stakes presented by LG and E and KU, Grade III. He has started twice this year and won both. His last race was the Bay Shore Stakes, Grade III at Aqueduct on April 7.

Race 11 – Old Forester Turf Classic Stakes, Grade I.  

Deauville, 3/1 Morning Line, will face eight rivals in the $500,000 Old Forester Turf Classic Stakes, Grade I. He ran second in his last race the Bet365 Earl of Sefton Stakes, Grade III at Newmarket on April 18.

Race 12 – KENTUCKY DERBY presented by Woodford Reserve, Grade I.

Justify, 3/1 Morning Line, heads a field of 20 for the $2,000,000 Kentucky Derby, Grade I. Justify has started three times and is undefeated. His most recent victory was the Santa Anita Derby on April 18.

Derby PP provided by Brisnet

 

 

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