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- n. an annual race for three-year-old horses; held at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky
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Mint juleps: While this bourbon-based drink is a southern summer specialty, now it’s associated with the Kentucky Derby and spring.
The crowd was on its feet going wild as My Three Sons found his stride and raced past Jazzman, extending his lead and winning the Kentucky Derby by one-and-a-half lengths.
Jet Fuel, the unlikely winner of both the Kentucky Derby and Preakness, his even unlikelier odds of winning the Belmont Stakes, and so the Triple
In May George went to the Kentucky Derby with Will Farish, now chairman of Churchill Downs, and fishing in the Bahamas with Nick and Kitty Brady.