Curlin Derby favorite, Pletcher loaded
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Todd Pletcher has saddled 14 different horses in the Kentucky Derby. All 14 have lost.
If the nation's best trainer is going to finally break though this year, the odds will certainly be in his favor.
As expected, Pletcher was the star of the 133rd Kentucky Derby post position draw on Wednesday, as the two-time Eclipse Award winner entered a record-tying five horses in a full field of 20 for Saturday (NBC 4:30 p.m. ET) at Churchill Downs.
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THE TRIPLE CROWN
June 9, 2007
• Belmont champ Rags to Riches eyes Travers
• Gomez's loss proves Velazquez's gain
• Pletcher, Velazquez end Triple Crown droughts
• Hard Spun was all done in the Belmont
• Pletcher deserves 'Riches' after Belmont
• Rags to Riches beats Curlin in Belmont
• Street Sense to skip Belmont
• Curlin denies Street Sense in Preakness
• Street Sense wins Kentucky Derby
• Mayne: Racing needs racing
• Finley: What about an encore?
• Cronley: Triple Crown Q&A
• Cronley: My Belmont Day
• Finley: The Belmont horse by horse
• Moss: Street Sense just didn't finish