Country House Wins 145th Kentucky Derby; Maximum Security Disqualified

For the first time in Derby history, the horse who came in first was not the winner. Country House won the 145th Run for the Roses after Maximum Security was disqualified despite crossing the wire first. See the photos.

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Maximum Security, center, crosses the finish line with jockey Luis Saez, first ahead of Country House, left, and jockey Flavien Prat, during the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby horse race at Churchill Downs Saturday, May 4, 2019, in Louisville, Kentucky. Country House was declared the winner after Maximum Security was disqualified following a review by race stewards.
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Flavien Prat, jockey of Country House (20), celebrates with the trophy after Country House wins the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 4, 2019, in Louisville, Kentucky.
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Jockey Flavien Prat celebrates after Country House (20) wins the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 4, 2019, in Louisville, Kentucky.
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Jason Servis, trainer of Maximum Security (7), waits for a inquiry result after the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 4, 2019, in Louisville, Kentucky.
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Flavien Prat, jockey of Country House (20), waits for the result of a inquiry after the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 4, 2019, in Louisville, Kentucky. Maximum Security, who crossed the wire first, was eventually disqualified as the winner.
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Country House (20), ridden by jockey Flavien Prat, crosses the finish line to win the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 4, 2019, in Louisville, Kentucky. Country House #20 was declared the winner after Maximum Security (7) was disqualified.
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Maximum Security, center, crosses the finish line with jockey Luis Saez, first ahead of Country House, left, and jockey Flavien Prat, during the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby horse race at Churchill Downs Saturday, May 4, 2019, in Louisville, Kentucky. Country House was declared the winner after Maximum Security was disqualified following a review by race stewards.
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Jockey Luis Saez celebrates atop of Maximum Security (7) after they were first to cross the wire at the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 4, 2019, in Louisville, Kentucky.
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Maximum Security (7), ridden by jockey Luis Saez, crosses the wire first at the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 4, 2019, in Louisville, Kentucky. Maximum Security was eventually disqualified as the winner of the Derby in favor of Country House.
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Country House (20), ridden by jockey Flavien Prat, War of Will (1), ridden by jockey Tyler Gaffalione , Maximum Security (7), ridden by jockey Luis Saez and Code of Honor (13), ridden by jockey John Velazquez fight for position in the final turn during the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 4, 2019, in Louisville, Kentucky. Derby favorite Maximum Security was disqualified as the winner in favor of Country House in a stunning upset.
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People place bets before the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby horse race at Churchill Downs Saturday, May 4, 2019, in Louisville, Kentucky. Country House, a horse with 65-1 odds, ended up winning the Derby.
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A woman wears a hat and poses for a picture during the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby horse race at Churchill Downs Saturday, May 4, 2019, in Louisville, Kentucky.
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A man arrives at Churchill Downs before the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby horse race Saturday, May 4, 2019, in Louisville, Kentucky.
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People cheer as they watch a race at Churchill Downs before the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby horse race Saturday, May 4, 2019, in Louisville, Kentucky.
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A race fan sits under the plastic cover from the rain during the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby horse race at Churchill Downs Saturday, May 4, 2019, in Louisville, Kentucky.
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A race fan sits under the plastic cover from the rain during the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby horse race at Churchill Downs Saturday, May 4, 2019, in Louisville, Kentucky.
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Fans react to a race prior to the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 4, 2019, in Louisville, Kentucky.
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