John Velazquez said he was thrilled after riding Animal Kingdom to victory in the Kentucky Derby, but he tried to restrain his emotions for fellow jockey Robby Albarado, who lost the mount.
John Velazquez said he was thrilled after riding Animal Kingdom to victory in the Kentucky Derby, but he tried to restrain his emotions for fellow jockey Robby Albarado, who lost the mount.
John Velazquez said he was thrilled after riding Animal Kingdom to victory in the Kentucky Derby, but he tried to restrain his emotions for fellow jockey Robby Albarado, who lost the mount.

Although restrained, Velazquez relieved to finally win a Derby

May 21, 2011 12:00 AM

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