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Owner Ahmed Zayat takes aim at Kentucky Derby with three horses

...Baffert describes his client, whose American Pharoah is expected to be the early favorite for Saturday's 141st Run for the Roses.Listening to Zayat's bubbly chatter, there's no hint of the run of bad luck he's endured at the Derby. Three...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-04-27/owner-ahmed-zayat-takes-aim-kentu
Kentucky Derby hopefuls get in workouts before the rain

...weather for Dortmund and Firing Line. They completed final works before heading to Churchill Downs for the 141st Run for the Roses on Saturday.Tencendur breezed through five furlongs in a minute flat."I thought he worked well," trainer George...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-04-25/kentucky-derby-hopefuls-get-worko
We don't need Hillary

...lying and cover-up. While Obama has taken it to a level above even Bill Clinton, Hillary is no slouch. Start with the Rose Law Firm; her fantastic savvy of the market allowing her great earnings in cattle futures; her loss of e-mails on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-04-15/we-dont-need-hillary
Dortmund has slight edge over American Pharoah in Kentucky Derby

...Dortmund over his swift, smooth-striding stablemate American Pharoah.Dortmund is No. 1 in the AP's final Run to the Roses Top 10 Derby contenders, and ends up going wire to wire in the weekly rankings. He's 6 for 6, and the fact he's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-04-14/dortmund-has-slight-
Dortmund still No. 1 in AP's Run to the Roses ranking

...be the Kentucky Derby favorite.Dortmund proved there's little doubt he's No. 1 again on the AP's latest Run to the Roses Top 10 Kentucky Derby list following a commanding 4¼-length win in the Santa Anita Derby over the weekend. The imposing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-04-07/dortmund-still-no-1-
After close calls, owner believes he finally has Kentucky Derby winner

...Memorial and was the Derby favorite before he was sidelined, then retired, by a leg injury six days before the Run for the Roses.In 2012, Bodemeister was considered the top 3-year-old, but finished a close second in the Derby and the Preakness...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-04-09/after-close-calls-ow
Christians take up crosses, crucifixes and display faith during annual Cross Walk

...them, she explained, and she carried them in memory of the 147 students killed Thursday at a university in Kenya."The rose is for the Lord Jesus," she said. "They will be united with him in Heaven. I know the families grieve for them...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-03/christians-take-crosses-cruci
International Star claims Louisiana Derby

...Owners Ken and Sarah Ramsey hope the parallel ends there, as Friesan Fire finished 18th as the favorite in the Run for the Roses.Ridden by journeyman Miguel Mena, International Star skimmed the rail through the early stages of the race, saving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-28/international-star-claims-lo
Dortmund takes Santa Anita Derby

...first win in more than five months, Frosted earned 100 Derby qualifying points to secure a starting spot in the Run for the Roses on May 2.A three-race losing streak by Frosted leading up to the Wood was a big concern for trainer Kiaran McLaughlin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-04-04/dortmund-takes-santa
Colt who has excelled in Dubai debuts in Run to the Roses top 10 rankings

...3-year-old colt ran away with the UAE Derby over the weekend and into the No. 8 spot in the AP's latest Run to the Roses top 10 rankings. Minutes after the race, trainer Mike De Kock declared his intentions."We're on the way," said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-03-31/colt-who-has-excelled-dubai-debut