Kentucky Derby brings the unexpected
Updated: May 9, 2011, 11:43 AM ETBy Claire Novak | Special to ESPN.com
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- When the dust settled after Animal Kingdom's upset score in the 137th Kentucky Derby, certain things just seemed to make sense.Of course a lightly-raced runner with only four starts (never worse than second) and a nice rest off a solid victory in the Grade 3 Spiral Stakes over Turfway Park's Polytrack would take the run for the roses. Right. No one expected the Graham Motion trainee to take the $2,171,800 Derby. He was the first horse to ever win the ...
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