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Kentucky Derby Q & A

It happens every spring: The world takes a break from wondering who's on steroids to drop in on horse racing around Kentucky Derby time.

Updated: May 3, 2005, 10:21 AM ET
By Jay Cronley | Special to ESPN.com

It happens every spring: The world takes a break from wondering who's on steroids to drop in on horse racing around Kentucky Derby time.

Q: How dead is horse racing? A: About as dead as it was last year during one of the greatest periods in thoroughbred racing history, in terms of money wagered.

Horse racing is not judged like NASCAR, on tonnage of beer served and hundreds of thousands of backsides parked. Horse racing is measured by dollars stacked. There could be 300 people in the ...

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