6 May 2012

I'll Have Another wins Kentucky Derby

2:00 pm on 6 May 2012

I'll Have Another has won the 138th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in the United States before a record crowd of more than 165 thousand.

Ridden by Mexican jockey Mario Gutierrez, I'll Have Another hit the lead passing the shadows of the iconic Twin Spires and kicked clear to win the 2 and a half million dollar, 2000 metre classic.

The Kentucky Derby is the first leg of the famous triple crown of races in the United States which also includes the Preakness Stakes and the Belmont Stakes.