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Category:The Kentucky Derby

Kentucky Derby 
horse race held annually in Louisville, Kentucky, United States
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Instance ofrecurring sporting event
Subclass ofhorse race,
graded stakes race
LocationChurchill Downs, United States of America
official website
Authority control
VIAF ID: 139905869
GND ID: 4573670-4
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English: The Kentucky Derby is a Grade I stakes race for three-year-old Thoroughbreds, held annually in Louisville, Kentucky, United States, on the first Saturday in May, capping the two-week-long Kentucky Derby Festival. The race is one and a quarter miles (2 km) at Churchill Downs. Colts and geldings carry 126 pounds (57.2 kg) and fillies 121 pounds (54.9 kg). It is the first leg of the US Triple Crown and is followed by the Preakness Stakes, then the Belmont Stakes. The Kentucky Derby has been run every consecutive year since 1875


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