Ticker
  • Kobe's Back goes from last to first down the stretch to win the Palos Verdes.Posted 4 hours ago
  • Storied Lady (4-1) up the rail to nip Saythreehailmary's in the Biogio's Rose.Posted 7 hours ago
  • Hoppertunity nips Imperative by a San Antonio head-bob.Posted 1 day ago
  • In her seasonal debut, Songbird is a dominant winner of the Las Virgenes at Santa Anita.Posted 1 day ago
  • Lukes Alley kicks it in late to win the Grade 1 Gulfstream Park Turf Handicap.Posted 1 day ago
  • Mor Spirit cruises late to win the Robert B. Lewis at Santa Anita.Posted 1 day ago
  • Aussie-bred Power Alert gets there first in the GP Turf Sprint.Posted 1 day ago
  • Tommy Macho runs away with the Fred Hooper at Gulfsrtream Park.Posted 1 day ago
  • No catching Tammy the Torpedo in the turfy Suwannee River.Posted 1 day ago
  • Lady Shipman (1-5) is an easy winner in the Lady's Turf Sprint at Gulfstream.Posted 1 day ago

1973 Kentucky Derby

Date/Track:
5/5/1973, Churchill Downs
Distance:
1 1/4 m (Dirt)
Age/Sex:
3 M
Time:
1:59.40
comments powered by Disqus

Older Comments about the 1973 Kentucky Derby...

Weakest Derby field I have looked at. Most were sprinters and G2 or G3 winners. Sham also smashed his face in the gate and lost a bunch of teeth.
  • Show All 14 Comments
  • buckpasser · It seems many times when when there is a horse that towers over his or her competition, people always say it was weak field. Secretariats competition was not weak with Forego, Riva Ridge (Marlboro Cup) Sham etc. he just overwhelmed everyone. · 1540 days ago
  • travel_vic · forgot to mention, in his FRIST start on the grass, he beat the then leading horse of the year grass star and polished off Cougar II not too sthabby a graded stakes winner · 1540 days ago
Greatest horse ever period
  • dreamingofanna · Thanks for the info, Cpt. Obvious :P · 1838 days ago
  • humphrey · As much as I want to believe it to be true NO one knows..best of the last 50 years? Without at doubt · 1838 days ago

Top Stories