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The official winner of Rich Strike 148th Kentucky Derby. The 3-year-old mature was quite upset at the annual event on May 7, 2022, completing the track at just 2.02.61 – 80-to-1 Longshot in Messier and Epcentre!
Rich Strike won
Longest winner (80-1) in the history of the Kentucky Derby
– Sports Center (Sports Center) May 7, 2022
Churchill Downs hosted the Kentucky Derby (Known for his hatOn Saturday, more than 100,000 spectators took part in 14 races in Louisville. Learn more about the first-time winner Rich Strike here!
He was trained by the first timers and climbed the Derby
He was trained by Eric R. Reed of RED TR-Racing, LLC – and obviously well. The Strike took the lead, beating all odds (80-1), and the jockey climbed by Sonny Leone. Derby was the first for both Reed and Leon! What a feat. “We’re entering and hoping and praying,” Reed said a week before the competition.
Eric Reid was ‘very happy’ after the win
Rich Strike was obviously shocked after receiving the big prize. “I don’t know how (Joy has to speak). When he pushed the wire I fell on the pad. I almost passed out. I’m very happy, “said Reed Courier Journal After a while “It’s something, you know, that’s why everyone does it,