08 May '11, 12am

Horse Racing: Animal Kingdom wins Kentucky Derby: LOUISVILLE, Kentucky: Animal Kingdom won the 137th Kentucky De...

Horse Racing: Animal Kingdom wins Kentucky Derby: LOUISVILLE, Kentucky: Animal Kingdom won the 137th Kentucky De...

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky: Animal Kingdom won the 137th Kentucky Derby on Saturday, winning his first race on dirt to give jockey John Velazquez his first victory in 13 tries at the American horse racing classic. The 30-1 odds-makers long-shot, who started from the 16th of 19 gates, made a late run up the backstretch to take the victory by more than a length over Sehro with Mucho Macho Man third and Shackleford fourth.

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