"Rider's up!" It doesn't quite feel like May until we hear the iconic cry at the annual Kentucky Derby — and place a bet or two. Which bets are quite literally, your best bets? Read on and find out.
“I tell you waiting for the Derby to start is the longest day of your life… It’s just a unique time of thrill and tension and worry.”
Penny Chenery, Secretariat owner said this for a reason — The Kentucky Derby is an exciting day for jockeys, trainers, and of course, bettors. What can you expect this year? We cover it all, from types of bets you should make, when to watch and more.
It's a familiar pattern — a horse wins the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs, the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course only to flub the final US Horse Racing Triple Crown at Belmont Stakes. We take a look at some strong contenders throughout horse racing history who fell short at Belmont, and why it happens.
Everyone knows (or, you probably do if you're here) that you can make or lose a lot of money betting on the Kentucky Derby. But how much does the jockey on top of the horse make? We're curious, so we decided to look into how much jockeys in the Kentucky Derby make.
The sports world (and let's be honest — the whole world) was turned upside-down when the COVID-19 pandemic hit in 2020. What impact did that have on sports revenue? We take a look at how much the Coronavirus pandemic cost major professional sports leagues.
2018 Masters champion Patrick Reed tees it up at the Masters today. He has gained a lot of notoriety in the golf world for various controversies, starting in college, right up to 2021.