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Rosie Napravnik aims to be 1st female Derby winner

Updated: May 3, 2013, 4:58 PM ET
Associated Press

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Rosie Napravnik isn't worried about history. She is, however, working on her chemistry -- with a horse named Mylute in the Kentucky Derby.

Two years after achieving the best finish by a female jockey in the Derby, she will try to become the first woman to win it. Napravnik's pursuit of the milestone comes a year after she became the first female rider to win the Kentucky Oaks, the second-biggest race on Churchill Downs' marquee weekend.

Mylute is a 15-1 shot to ...

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