LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - A Kentucky Derby tradition will continue at Churchill Downs with some modifications.
In a tweet, the racetrack says that after careful consideration the 100 year tradition of playing the official song of the Commonwealth, My Old Kentucky Home, will happen at Derby 146.
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However, track officials say the playing of the song during the post parade will be preceded by a moment of silence and reflection.
After two scratches, 16 horses are expected to Run For The Roses Saturday evening.