Kentucky Derby 2021
The Most Exciting Two Minutes In Sports
“The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports”, Kentucky Derby is America's top rank, Grade I stakes race for 3-year old Thoroughbred horses, that's held annually, and each time on first Saturday of May. Kentucky Derby has been run every consecutive year since 1875. The race distance is one and one-quarter miles long, and it's run on the dirt racetrack at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky. Twenty horses compete within Kentucky Derby, which, absolutely, is a larger field size than most horse races. So the 20 horses racing within Kentucky Derby must first follow the Road to the Kentucky Derby, which consists of a series of 35 races happening at tracks across the country and the world. A horse must win all three races to win the Triple Crown. Since Kentucky Derby is considered to be the biggest race in the world and is the longest continually held sporting event in the USA, millions of people from multiple countries bet on various live tracks and online sportsbooks.