Gary West
Stretching out for roses

Who's going to win the Kentucky Derby?

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Jay Cronley
Bad news bearers

This one is about the most common mistake made in horse wagering.

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Steve Davidowitz
Fillies deserve Derby shot

The Kentucky Derby points system needs to be tweaked to better include deserving 3-year-old fillies.

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Gary West
The road to rational reform

If the biggest states adopt real horse racing reform, the others will surely follow or perish.

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Amanda Duckworth
Hats off to Rosie Napravnik

Jockey Rosie Napravnik gets into the spirit of the Kentucky Derby and the spirit of giving back to the sport she loves.

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Bill Finley
Wanting Asmussen in the Derby

When Tapiture goes to the gate in Saturday's Arkansas Derby, many in the horse racing industry will be rooting against him. I, however, will be cheering the colt on to victory.

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In the Gate: Horse Racing Podcasts
Sugar Trouble in May

Trainers Mike Maker (Vicar's In Trouble, Derby) & Doug Anderson (Sugar Shock, Oaks) prepare for 1st weekend in May, plus Barry Abrams' commentary.

Arkansas Derby/Blue Grass Preview

Ron Winchell on keeping his stars (Tapiture, Untapable) with trainer Steve Asmussen, in the wake of the PETA video. Plus, Katerina Vassilieva preps Big Bazinga for Blue Grass.

From sea to shining sea

Trainer John Sadler prepares Candy Boy for the Santa Anita Derby, plus owner Ronald Sanchez on his Social Inclusion in the Wood Memorial, plus a Barry Abrams commentary.