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Live Kentucky Derby Results

The race in Louisville will have a smaller field than usual, no spectators and run as protests take place nearby over the police killing of Breonna Taylor in the city earlier this year. The race, rescheduled from May, is being run without spectators because of the pandemic.Credit…Christian Hansen for The New York Times Read Story

How Justin Gaethje Won the Interim Lightweight Title at U.F.C. 249

Image Justin Gaethje stopped Tony Ferguson in the fifth round at U.F.C. 249, winning the interim lightweight title and setting up a championship showdown with Khabib Nurmagomedov.Credit…Douglas P. Defelice/Getty Images Justin Gaethje and Tony Ferguson were matched to provide action. In organizing the first major professional sporting event in North America since the Covid-19 pandemic…