The Kentucky Derby is now limited to 20 horses. Before a limit was put in place, the most horses that ran in the Derby was 23 in 1974, the 100th anniversary of the Run for the Roses.
The first Kentucky Derby was run on May 17, 1875. There were 15 horses in the field. The colt, Aristides, won the first Derby.
European horses can enter the Kentucky Derby.
The horses that race in the Derby are Thoroughbred racing horses.
As of May 7, 2011, 137 horses have won the Kentucky Derby. The first Kentucky Derby was held on May 17, 1875. It has been held every year since then.
The field is 20 horses.
Thoroughbred horses compete in the Kentucky Derby.
I think there was 23
The Kentucky Derby
The field is limited to 20 horses.
There is not an official record of how many Kentucky Derby horses have been injured in the race. This is also because injuries may have been caused by the race but appeared later.
The current limit is 20.
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The Kentucky Derby didn't begin until 1875.
The Kentucky Derby is a race for Thoroughbred horses.
The Kentucky Derby is limited to twenty horses all who must have earned a specific amount of graded stakes earning to qualify.
The Kentucky Derby is raced on a 1 1/4 mile track.