Is there a Canadian horse in the Kentucky Derby?

April 30, 2021. TORONTO, April 30, 2021 – Nearly 60 years ago, Canadian-bred Northern Dancer put the nation on the world Thoroughbred map with a dominant victory in the 1964 Kentucky Derby en route to becoming one of the most successful sires in the sport’s history.

Is Keepmeinmind a Canadian horse?

Twelve years later, a Canadian-born trainer and owner hope to pull off another massive upset in the annual Run for the Roses. Robertino Diodoro, originally from Calgary, is one of North America’s leading trainers.

Who are the horses in 2021 Kentucky Derby?

2021 Kentucky Derby Lineup

  • Known Agenda 6-1.
  • Like the King 50-1.
  • Brooklyn Strong 50-1.
  • Keepmeinmind 50-1.
  • Sainthood 50-1.
  • O Besos 20-1.
  • Mandaloun 15-1.
  • Medina Spirit 15-1.

Where did Keepmeinmind finish in the Kentucky Derby?

Race History

Finish Race Grade
7th Kentucky Derby presented by Woodford Reserve Churchill Downs I
5th Toyota Blue Grass Stakes Keeneland II
1st Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes Churchill Downs II
3rd TVG Breeders’ Cup Juvenile presented by Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance Keeneland I

Has a white horse ever won the Kentucky Derby?

Winning Colors (March 14, 1985 – February 17, 2008) was an American Hall of Fame Champion Thoroughbred racehorse and one of only three fillies to ever win the Kentucky Derby. Though she was registered as roan, she was, in fact, a gray with a white blaze on her face….Winning Colors (horse)

Winning Colors
Earnings $1,526,837
Major wins

Who owns the horse Keepmeinmind?

Arnold Bennewith
Owners: Spendthrift Farm (B. Wayne Hughes); Cypress Creek LLC (Kevin Moody); and Arnold Bennewith. Spendthrift is 1 for 3 in the Derby, winning with Authentic (2020). First Derby for Cypress Creek and Bennewith.

How many horses typically race in the Kentucky Derby?

20 horses
The 20 horses racing in the Kentucky Derby must first travel along the Road to the Kentucky Derby, which is a series of 35 races taking place at tracks across the country and the world.