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O'Neill loses bid for repeat Derby title

Updated: May 4, 2013, 8:49 PM ET
Associated Press

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Trainer Doug O'Neill came up short in his bid to defend his Kentucky Derby title.

O'Neill, who won in 2012 with I'll Have Another, ended up with Goldencents finishing 17th in a 19-horse field on Saturday.

The run by Goldencents also ended Kevin Krigger's hope of becoming the first African-American jockey to win the race in more than a century.

Krigger said Goldencents didn't have the kick to keep up with a quick field on a sloppy track.

"It just wasn't ...

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