Monarchos

2001 Kentucky Derby winner Monarchos dies at 18

MIDWAY, Ky. (AP) – Monarchos, whose Kentucky Derby-winning time in 2001 was second only to Secretariat, has died. He was 18. Nuckols Farm owner Charles Nuckols III confirmed Tuesday that Monarchos died early Saturday after emergency surgery the day before to repair a ruptured intestine. The grey son of Maria’s Mon and Regal Band by Dixieland Band won four races…