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Will Take Charge, Oxbow give D. Wayne Lukas two Kentucky Derby contenders

Don't ever count out D. Wayne Lukas when it comes to the Kentucky Derby.The four-time Derby-winning trainer finds himself with not one but two legitimate chances...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-03-18/will-take-charge-oxb
Trainer D. Wayne Lukas reports to work as usual

NEW YORK - Even a kick in the head couldn't keep D. Wayne Lukas away, not with the Belmont Stakes coming up on Saturday.The Hall of Fame trainer reported to work as usual Wednesday morning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2012-06-06/trainer-d-wayne-lukas-reports-wor
American Pharoah's owner expects to see colt's 'sheer brilliance' at the Preakness

...horse didn't really get his A game together in the Kentucky Derby, and he still won," marveled Hall of Famer D. Wayne Lukas, who trains long shot Mr. Z, on Friday morning outside the stakes barn at Pimlico Race Course. "That's a scary...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-15/american-pharoahs-ow
Unbeaten Dortmund solidifies hold on top in Run to the Roses Top 10

...heavy favorite in the Rebel Stakes at Oaklawn Park on Saturday.The Rebel lost a top attraction Tuesday when trainer D. Wayne Lukas said Take Charge Brandi has a bone chip in her right knee and will be sidelined for several months."It was a walk...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-03-10/unbeaten-dortmund-so
Preakness contenders take it easy before the race

...set the record for Preakness mounts aboard Firing Line. Stevens and Pat Day currently hold the mark at 17. ... D. Wayne Lukas can tie R.W. Walden's record for training victories when he saddles Mr. Z. Walden posted seven wins from 1875-1888...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-15/preakness-contenders
Owner Ahmed Zayat takes aim at Kentucky Derby with three horses

...knowing because he thinks it's "corny" to name horses after yourself. Mr. Z is trained by four-time Derby winner D. Wayne Lukas. The chestnut colt is the most experienced among the 20-horse field, having raced 12 times with just one victory...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-04-27/owner-ahmed-zayat-takes-aim-kentu
American Pharoah caps off career with victory in Breeders' Cup Classic

...rife with jealousy, Baffert earned kudos from his rival trainers for how he handled the horse. Fellow Hall of Famer D. Wayne Lukas popped into the post-race news conference to congratulate Baffert."I knew he'd break their heart at the half-mile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-10-31/american-pharoah-cap
Keeneland begins fall meet with new dirt surface

...grass surfaces were generally better on the artificial surface than dirt campaigners. High-profile trainers like D. Wayne Lukas and Bob Baffert became infrequent visitors to Keeneland's saddling paddock and, a bit more than a year ago, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-10-02/keeneland-begins-fall-meet-new-di
Baffert looks to continue Kentucky Derby success

...incredible record of not only competing in, but winning the Kentucky Derby. Two are in racing's Hall of Fame: D. Wayne Lukas with four Derby wins from a record 42 starters and Nick Zito with two Derby winners from 19 starters. The third is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/03/oth_79919.shtml
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Giacomo's Derby upset baffles almost everyone

...You're not alone. A day after Giacomo won at odds of 50-1, with Closing Argument second at 72-1, trainer D. Wayne Lukas called Saturday's Derby "the most bizarre of all." Trainer Nick Zito just shrugged and said: "I'll never...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/09/oth_452661.shtml
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