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Black Onyx Scratched from Kentucky Derby

| Churchill Downs | 05/03/2013 #

There is a late scratch from Kentucky Derby 139.  #1 Black Onyx has been scratched from Saturday’s 139th running of the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands.  Again, a late scratch from Kentucky Derby 139 - #1 Black Onyx will not run.   Stewards have decided that the #1 slot in the starting gate will be left open in the Kentucky Derby starting gate and the remaining 19 horses in the Derby field will start from the post positions they drew in Wednesday’s post draw.

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