148th Kentucky Derby: Notable Horse


Associated Press

Horse racing spotlight shines again on 86-year-old Lucas

The cowboy hat is firmly fixed, D. Wayne Lukas rushed out of the winner’s circle to meet the media. Along the way, he stiffened himself with a cane. This is one of the few dilapidated concessions of Hall of Fame trainers. At the age of 86, Lucas won his record fifth victory at the $ 1.25 million Kentucky Oaks and his first victory since 1990.

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