LADIES FIRST: c. Of the five female horses who started the race as favorites, Regret is the only one to win.
MAY DAY: The last time the Kentucky Derby was held on a weekend other than the first in May was in 1945. The race was run on June 9, one month after a national wartime ban on horse racing was lifted. Hoop Jr., with Eddie Arcaro up, was the winner.
THIS WEEK'S MATCHUP: 1. a; 2. c; 3. d; 4. b
CALL TO ORDER: 1. Arcaro (tied with Bill Hartack for the most with five); 2. Shoemaker (four); 3. Cordero (three); 4. Delahoussaye (two)