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Published May 05, 2012, 07:18 PM

138th Kentucky Derby

(WDAY TV) -- One of the most popular sporting events of the year, took center stage this afternoon, as a record crowd of 165,000 were on hand for the 138th Kentucky Derby.

(WDAY TV) -- One of the most popular sporting events of the year, took center stage this afternoon, as a record crowd of 165,000 were on hand for the 138th Kentucky Derby.

Bodemeister entered as the morning-line favorite, but was overtaken later in the day by Union Rags. Who went off at 9-2.

Bodee-meister led the full field of 20 horses out the gate and appeared to be getting stronger as he led the herd down the charge. But, down the stretch, 15 to 1 dark horse "I'll have Another" emerged.

It's the first time a horse from the 19th position has won the derby.>

I'll have Another will now attempt the Triple Crown. Bodemeister and Dullahan earn place and show respectively.

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