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Super Saver Wins Derby

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Jockey Calvin Borel steered Super Saver

through the mud to win his third Kentucky Derby in four years. The

win ended trainer Todd Pletcher's Derby drought.

Pletcher came into the race 0 for 24, but Borel put him in the

winner's circle at Churchill Downs with a perfect ride along the

rail and through the slop.

Super Saver covered the 1 1/4-miles in 2:04.45 as the

second-choice behind favorite Lookin At Lucky.

Ice Box nipped Paddy O'Prado at the wire for second.

Borel won a shocker last spring aboard 50-1 long shot Mine That

Bird.

 

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