Watch The Kentucky Derby on May 3 on NBC

Apr 24, 2014

Announcer Relishes Role as Voice of Kentucky Derby

Announcer Relishes Role as Voice of Kentucky Derby

Veteran announcer Larry Collmus has called the Kentucky Derby for NBC Sports for the past three years, but this year will be the first time that his voice will heard by the thousands at the track.

Apr 22, 2014

Weir and Lipinski Join NBC Derby Team

Weir and Lipinski Join NBC Derby Team

Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski are teaming up again, this time to cover next week's Kentcuky Oaks (May 2) and Kentucky Derby (May 3) as fashion correspondents for NBC and NBCSN.

Jun 8, 2013
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By Amanda Martinez

Scenes from Belmont Stakes

Palace Malice sprinted to a decisive win at the 145th running of the... See Full Gallery

Apr 24, 2014

2013 Belmont: Long Shot Palace Malice Wins

2013 Belmont: Long Shot Palace Malice Wins

Palace Malice, the pace-setter at the Kentucky Derby, sprinted to a decisive win at the 145th running of the Belmont Stakes, dashing Orb's last Triple Crown chance for redemption. Veteran jockey Mike Smith told...

Jun 8, 2013

Orb, Oxbow Face Off in Triple Crown Finale

Orb, Oxbow Face Off in Triple Crown Finale

Kentucky Derby and Preakness winners, Orb and Oxbow, will face off again in the 145th running of the Belmont Stakes—the final and most arduous Triple Crown Race.

Apr 24, 2014

2013 Preakness: Oxbow Denies Orb in Upset

2013 Preakness: Oxbow Denies Orb in Upset

History will have to wait at least one more year. Orb, the Kentucky Derby champion who many hoped would become the first Triple Crown winner in 35 years, finished fourth in the Preakness Stakes on Saturday, as...

Jun 8, 2013
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By Elizabeth Ladzinski

Scenes from Preakness Stakes

Celebrities and race fans alike arrived for the 138th Preakness Stakes See Full Gallery

May 18, 2013

All Eyes on Orb at 138th Preakness Stakes

All Eyes on Orb at 138th Preakness Stakes

All eyes will be on Orb Saturday afternoon when the champion colt takes his post at the Preakness Stakes among eight competitors he's favored to beat. The colt's resounding victory at the Kentucky Derby, marked...

May 17, 2013

Orb to Have Inside View of Preakness

Orb to Have Inside View of Preakness

For a while there, it looked as if the Preakness was shaping up to be a runaway victory for Kentucky Derby winner Orb. Then came the post-position draw. Suddenly things got very interesting. Orb's pursuit...

May 15, 2013

Orb Trainer: Derby Worth the Wait

Orb Trainer: Derby Worth the Wait

Shug McGaughey worked as a trainer for more than 30 years before finally saddling his first Kentucky Derby winner. It was worth the wait. Speaking at Pimlico Race Course, where he will seek to win...

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