Live updates and links for Kentucky Derby Day

Herald-Leader Staff ReportMay 3, 2014 

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Carol Kennelly, of Tralee, Ireland, wears one of her own creations at the 140th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs May 3, 2014. Photo by Katie Decker

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The 140th Kentucky Derby goes to post at 6:24 p.m. Saturday. The Herald-Leader has a team of writers and photographers covering all the action leading up to, during and after the big race at Churchill Downs in Louisville.

Scroll down to follow their updates on Twitter.

While you're waiting for post time, here are some links to get you ready for the Run for the Roses:

Kentucky Derby field at a glance

Handicapping the Kentucky Derby

Photos of celebrities at the Derby

Photos of fans at Churchill Downs

Photos of fans enjoying Derby Day at Keeneland

Video: The Derby's hottest outfits

Race preview story by Alicia Wincze Hughes

John Clay's column on owner Ken Ramsey

How the Kentucky Derby horses got their names

Media picks for the Derby

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