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Captain Rosie Napravnik of the Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup Girls Team poses for a photograph at Coworth Park Hotel on August 8, 2013 in Ascot, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images for Ascot Racecourse)

Rosie Napravnik eyes Kentucky Derby history

Yahoo SportsMay 1, 2014

Rosie Napravnik, who was the first female jockey to win the Kentucky Oaks in 2012, has a shot at becoming the first woman to win the Kentucky Derby on Saturday. Last year Napravnik rode Mylute last year at Churchill Downs, finishing in 5th. This year she will ride Vicar's in Trouble with hopes of being the first female to win the Kentucky Derby.

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