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  • Nyquist and a celebrating Mario Gutierrez after the Derby win

    Jockey Mario Gutierrez waved as Nyquist passed racing fans at Churchill Downs after Nyquist won the 142nd Kentucky Derby.

Jockey Mario Gutierrez waved as Nyquist passed racing fans at Churchill Downs after Nyquist won the 142nd Kentucky Derby. John Clay jclay@herald-leader.com
Jockey Mario Gutierrez waved as Nyquist passed racing fans at Churchill Downs after Nyquist won the 142nd Kentucky Derby. John Clay jclay@herald-leader.com

Nyquist may be no American Pharoah, but is he Seattle Slew?

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About John Clay

John Clay

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A native of Central Kentucky and a 1981 graduate of the University of Kentucky, John Clay is an award-winning blogger who covered UK football for 13 seasons before being promoted to columnist in 2000.