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April 19, 2014 Kentucky Derby Barn Notes

Saturday April 19, 2014
horse racingNews and notes for Saturday April 19 at Churchill Downs about the Kentucky Derby and Oaks contenders. Info for lots of horses today including Vicar's In Trouble (right) plus Cairo Prince is out due to injury now.

2014 Kentucky Derby Security Restrictions

Friday April 18, 2014
horse racingThe enhanced security restrictions added last year will once again be in force for the 2014 Kentucky Derby. Be sure to read the rules as many things are banned and will be confiscated, such as large cameras, camcorders, and coolers. There will still be magnetic wand searches of all patrons as well. Check here to make sure you don't bring anything they will confiscate.

April 18, 2014 Kentucky Derby Barn Notes

Thursday April 17, 2014
horse racingNews and notes for Friday April 18 at Churchill Downs about the Kentucky Derby and Oaks contenders. Not many horses there yet so only two included today: Commanding Curve for the Derby (right) and Unbridled Forever for the Oaks.

Barn Note Index

2014 Arkansas Derby and Northern Spur Stakes at Oaklawn

Monday April 14, 2014
horse racingSaturday at Oaklawn, longshot Danza drew off to win the Arkansas Derby (G1) by 4 3/4 lengths over Ride On Curlin and favorite Bayern. Also on the card, Bourbonize won the Northern Spur Stakes by a neck over Knock Em Flat. Get the results, charts, and photos here.

2014 Oaklawn Handicap and Instant Racing Stakes

Monday April 14, 2014
horse racingAlso on Saturday at Oaklawn, favorite Will Take Charge rallied in the stretch to win the Oaklawn Handicap (G2) by 3/4 of a length over Revolutionary and Carve. Also on the card, Street Story won the Instant Racing Stakes. Get the results, charts, and photos here.

2014 Apple Blossom Handicap at Oaklawn

Saturday April 12, 2014
horse racingClose Hatches went wire-to-wire to win the 2014 Apple Blossom Handicap (G1) on Friday at Oaklawn by 1 1/4 lengths over last year's winner On Fire Baby with Stanwyck third. Also on the card, Breweing Court won the Bachelor Stakes. Get the results, chart, and photos here.

2014 Sovereign Award Winners

Saturday April 12, 2014
Last night the winners of the 2013 Sovereign Awards, the Canadian thoroughbred year-end championships, were announced in a ceremony at Woodbine. Up With The Birds was named Champion 3-year-old Male and Horse of the Year. Trainer Mark Casse won for Outstanding Trainer and jockey Eurico Rosa Da Silva won for Outstanding Jockey. Get all the winners and vote totals here.

2014 Kentucky Derby Contenders

Thursday April 10, 2014
Just updated! Here is the latest look at the top contenders for this year's Kentucky Derby with links to profiles for each. With big point preps in full swing, the field is starting to firm up, so check back weekly for updates.

2014 Wood Memorial and Bay Shore at Aqueduct

Monday April 7, 2014
horse racingSaturday at Aqueduct. Wicked Strong won the $1 million Wood Memorial (G1) on Saturday by 3 1/2 lengths over Samraat and favorite Social Inclusion. Also on the card, Coup de Grace won the Bay Shore Stakes (G3). Get the results, charts, and photos here.

2014 Carter Handicap and Gazelle Stakes at Aqueduct

Monday April 7, 2014
horse racingOn the Wood Memorial undercard, Dads Caps won the Carter Handicap (G1) for older sprinters over Sahara Sky and favorite Clearly Now. Also on the card, My Miss Sophia won the Gazelle Stakes (G2) for 3-year-old fillies. Get the results, charts, and photos here.

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