Kentucky Derby 2021: Medina Spirit wins 147th running as horse race returns to Churchill Downs with fans
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Medina Spirit has won the 147th Kentucky Derby by a half-length over Mandaloun, giving Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert a record seventh victory in the premier race for 3-year-olds.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- The bay colt led the $3 million race from start to finish after going off at 12-1 odds from the No. 8 post.Medina Spirit never gave ground despite several competitors' attempts, including a late outside surge by…
By Beth Harris, AP Racing Writer
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