Country House declared winner of controversial 145th Kentucky Derby (PHOTOS)

//Country House declared winner of controversial 145th Kentucky Derby (PHOTOS)

Country House declared winner of controversial 145th Kentucky Derby (PHOTOS)

Country House is the winner of the 145th Kentucky Derby in an unprecedented disqualification and a massive upset. The 65-1 longshot was declared the winner after an objection was lodged against Maximum Security (9-2 odds), who crossed the finish line ahead of Country House. Maximum Security was unofficially named the winner but later was disqualified for interference after a lengthy review. The decision faced immediate backlash on social media as it was the first time a Derby horse had been disqualified…

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By | 2019-05-04T23:23:43+00:00 May 4th, 2019|Sports|

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