Super Saver Wins Kentucky Derby

Super Saver
AP Photo/Ed Reinke

Super Saver won the 136th Kentucky Derby. Calvin Borel, who rode Mine That Bird to victory in last year's Derby, was Super Saver's jockey. After pulling ahead at the third turn, the 8-1 favorite held off a furious charge from Ice Box and Paddy O'Prado who finished 2nd and 3rd respectively.