Every year as the first Saturday
in May approaches, racing fans get a little more sentimental than usual. "The
first Derby I ever watched was won by ... Do you remember when Big Red ... My very
favorite Derby was when ... "
Now, the staff of The Blood-Horse has compiled The 10 Best Kentucky Derbies
as chosen by a panel of racing experts. You'll read how a paper napkin changed
the fate of Canonero II. How Regret came to be the first filly to win the great
race. And the "Fighting Finish" that would be Brokers Tip's only win.
Secretariat, Iron Liege, Affirmed, Citation, Black Gold, Alysheba and Whirlaway
round out the Top 10 winners.
The people and horses, their stories, photos and race charts, this book has it
all. Reminisce about - or discover - the most thrilling moments of the Kentucky
Derby in The 10 Best Kentucky Derbies.
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