Always Dreaming won the 143rd Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville on Saturday. The horse previously captured the Florida Derby last month at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale. Trainer Todd Pletcher and rider Jose Velasquez both won their second Kentucky Derby.
One of the primary owners of Always Dreaming is Vincent Viola and his wife Teresa. Viola is the owner of the Florida Panthers along with Doug Cifu. They have owned the hockey team since September 2013.