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Taiba
Taiba
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
2: 2-0-0
Career Earnings:
$490,200
Past 5 Races:
1-1-X-X-X
Jockey:
Mike Smith
Trainer:
Tim Yakteen
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
CH/3YO
Pedigree:
GUN RUNNER

Least-experienced Santa Anita Derby winner in history made a meteoric rise 4 weeks ago in California's key prep, defeating stablemate Messier. Now can he become the least-experienced Kentucky Derby winner since 1882?

Messier
Messier
M/L
Career Record:
6: 3-3-0
Career Earnings:
$435,600
Past 5 Races:
2-1-2-1-1
Jockey:
John Velazquez
Trainer:
Tim Yakteen
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
B/3YO
Pedigree:
EMPIRE MAKER

The Bob Lewis Memorial winner and Santa Anita Derby runner-up was top-ranked on many Kentucky Derby lists for much of the prep season. This colt is sired by 2003 Kentucky Derby runner-up and Belmont Stakes winner Empire Maker.

Classic Causeway
Classic Causeway
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
6: 3-1-1
Career Earnings:
$521,100
Past 5 Races:
11-1-1-2-3
Jockey:
Julien Leparoux
Trainer:
Brian Lynch
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
CH/3YO
Pedigree:
GIANT'S CAUSEWAY

King of Tampa Bay Downs, winning the Sam F. Davis and local Derby there, backed up readily in the Florida Derby last time to finish 11th. After appearing off the Derby trail, he reappeared April 26 for a veteran ownership that wants to take a shot with the likely pace-setter.

Happy Jack
Happy Jack
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
4: 1-0-2
Career Earnings:
$182,200
Past 5 Races:
3-3-5-1-X
Jockey:
Rafael Bejarano
Trainer:
Doug O'Neil
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
B/3YO
Pedigree:
OXBOW

Santa Anita Derby and San Felipe Stakes third-place finisher has to make up more than 10 lengths on past rivals Taiba and Messier, but is in the hands of 2-time Kentucky Derby-winning trainer Doug O'Neill. He's a son of 2013 Preakness victor Oxbow.

Simplification
Simplification
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
7: 3-1-2
Career Earnings:
$515,350
Past 5 Races:
3-1-2-1-3
Jockey:
Jose Ortiz
Trainer:
Antonio Sano
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
B/3YO
Pedigree:
NOT THIS TIME

Winner of the Fountain of Youth and third as the favorite in the Florida Derby, this Gulfstream Park veteran has made all 7 career starts at his home track. Trainer Antonio Sano was 7th in the 2017 Kentucky Derby with eventual $5 million earner Gunnevera.

White Abarrio
White Abarrio
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
5: 4-0-1
Career Earnings:
$823,650
Past 5 Races:
1-1-3-1-1
Jockey:
Tyler Gaffalione
Trainer:
Saffie Joseph
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
GR/3YO
Pedigree:
RACE DAY

The Florida Derby champ is 4-for-4 at home at Gulfstream Park and looks to avenge his only loss that came at Churchill Downs. He was third in last year's Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes when last venturing to Louisville. His 4 victories have come by an average margin around 4 lengths.

Charge It
Charge It
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
3: 1-2-0
Career Earnings:
$230,400
Past 5 Races:
2-1-2
Jockey:
Luis Saez
Trainer:
Todd Pletcher
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
GR/3YO
Pedigree:
TAPIT

Green, but talented, he weaved his way to a runner-up finish in the Florida Derby behind White Abarrio in his first stakes bid. Two-time Kentucky Derby-winning trainer Todd Pletcher sends this late-developing colt, who did not debut until January 8, on his first roadtrip.

Zandon
Zandon
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
4: 2-1-1
Career Earnings:
$713,000
Past 5 Races:
1-3-2-1-X
Jockey:
Flavien Prat
Trainer:
Chad Brown
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
DARK BAY-BROWN/3
Pedigree:
UPSTART-MEMORIES PREVAIL

Blue Grass Stakes rally overcame traffic in victory while running down favorite Smile Happy. He'll try to turn the tables on his Risen Star conqueror Epicenter in a Kentucky Derby rematch.

Smile Happy
Smile Happy
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
4: 2-2-0
Career Earnings:
$549,810
Past 5 Races:
2-2-1-1-X
Jockey:
Corey Lanerie
Trainer:
Kenny McPeek
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
DARK BAY-BROWN / 3YO
Pedigree:
RUNHAPPY-PLEASANT SMILE

Beaten favorite in the Risen Star to Epicenter and Blue Grass to Zandon, this son of champion sprinter Runhappy has never been out of the exacta. He won Churchill Downs' biggest 2-year-old race in November, the Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes.

Tiz the Bomb
Tiz the Bomb
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
8: 5-1-0
Career Earnings:
$1,044,401
Past 5 Races:
1-1-7-2-1
Jockey:
Brian Hernandez Jr.
Trainer:
Kenny McPeek
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
CHESTNUT/3YO
Pedigree:
HIT IT A BOMB-TIZ THE KEY

A stakes winner on turf and synthetic surfaces, this millionaire earner must prove his stakes mettle on dirt. His only try this year was a distant, 7th-place finish in the Holy Bull at Gulfstream Park to eventual Florida Derby winner White Abarrio.

Tawny Port
Tawny Port
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
5: 3-1-0
Career Earnings:
$427,000
Past 5 Races:
1-2-5-1-1
Jockey:
Manny Franco
Trainer:
Brad Cox
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
BROWN/3YO
Pedigree:
PIONEEROF THE NILE-LIVI MACKENZIE

Lexington Stakes winner in the final Kentucky Derby qualifying points prep, he also was runner-up on synthetic at Turfway Park in the Jeff Ruby. His sire finished second in the 2009 Kentucky Derby, but Pioneerof The Nile is best known as the papa of 2015 Triple Crown winner American Pharoah.

Epicenter
Epicenter
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
6: 4-1-0
Career Earnings:
$1,010,639
Past 5 Races:
1-1-2-1-1
Jockey:
Joel Rosario
Trainer:
Steve Asmussen
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
BAY/3YO
Pedigree:
NOT THIS TIME-SILENT CANDY

Winner of the Louisiana Derby and Risen Star Stakes, he was this year's leading point-getter on the Kentucky Derby trail. Epicenter could give Thoroughbred racing's all-time leading trainer by wins, Steve Asmussen, his first Kentucky Derby victory after 23 unsuccessful attempts.

Cyberknife
Cyberknife
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
6: 3-2-0
Career Earnings:
$860,000
Past 5 Races:
1-1-6-1-2
Jockey:
Florent Geroux
Trainer:
Brad Cox
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
CHESTNUT/3YO
Pedigree:
GUN RUNNER-AWESOME FLOWER

The Arkansas Derby winner wiped away the disappointment of a 6th-place finish in the Risen Star and has righted his ship toward Louisville. His sire was third in the 2016 Kentucky Derby and would go on to earn nearly $16 million.

Crown Pride (Jpn)
Crown Pride (Jpn)
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
4: 3-0-0
Career Earnings:
$734,569
Past 5 Races:
1-6-1-1-X
Jockey:
Christophe Lemaire
Trainer:
Koichi Shintani
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
DARK BAY / 3YO
Pedigree:
REACH THE CROWN-EMMY'S PRIDE

Japan's representative in the Derby exits a victory in the United Arab Emirates Derby on the Dubai World Cup Night undercard. He's the fourth Japanese-raced horse to compete in the Kentucky Derby and second Japan-bred.

Slow Down Andy
Slow Down Andy
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
5: 3-1-0
Career Earnings:
$544,850
Past 5 Races:
1-6-1-2-1
Jockey:
Mario Gutierrez
Trainer:
Doug O'Neill
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
CHESTNUT / 3YO
Pedigree:
NYQUIST-EDWINA E

The same owner-trainer-jockey combination that brought you Kentucky Derby winners I'll Have Another and Nyquist (the sire of this contender) are back with the Sunland Derby winner. He beat top Derby hope Messier in the Los Al Futurity.

Zozos
Zozos
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
3: 2-1-0
Career Earnings:
$291,200
Past 5 Races:
2-1-1-X-X
Jockey:
TBD
Trainer:
Brad Cox
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
BROWN / 3YO
Pedigree:
MUNNINGS-PAPA'S FROST

The Louisiana Derby runner-up has made fast strides since his Jan. 23 debut. He's won races at Fair Grounds and Oaklawn, so he's capable on the road for last year's Kentucky Derby-winning trainer Brad Cox.

Summer is Tomorrow
Summer is Tomorrow
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
7: 2-3-0
Career Earnings:
$267,606
Past 5 Races:
2-1-4-2-1
Jockey:
Mikhael Barzalona
Trainer:
Bhupat Seemar
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
BAY / 3YO
Pedigree:
SUMMER FRONT-ALWAYS TOMORROW

Runner-up in the UAE Derby to Crown Pride, this Dubai-based colt has a pure Kentucky pedigree for his stateside debut. His only wins to date have come at 6 and 7 furlongs, a full 3 furlongs short of the Derby distance. Expect him on or near the lead.

Barber Road
Barber Road
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
8: 2-4-1
Career Earnings:
$650,720
Past 5 Races:
2-3-2-2-2
Jockey:
Reylu Gutierrez
Trainer:
John Ortiz
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
GRAY / 3YO
Pedigree:
RACE DAY-ENCOUNTER

Placed in all 3 legs of the Arkansas Derby series at Oaklawn, the consistent check-getter has not been beaten by more than 3 lengths this year. He won over the track at Churchill as a 2-year-old and will be a longshot late-runner in the Derby.

Pioneer of Medina
Pioneer of Medina
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
6: 2-1-2
Career Earnings:
$181,350
Past 5 Races:
3-4-1-1-3
Jockey:
TBD
Trainer:
Todd Pletcher
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
BAY / 3YO
Pedigree:
PIONEEROF THE NILE-LIGHTS OF MEDINA

Louisiana Derby third-place finisher gets a third try against likely favorite Epicenter. Two-time Derby winner Todd Pletcher sends out this colt, who is not related to 2021 dq'd Derby winner Medina Spirit.

Rich Strike
Rich Strike
M/L
Career Record:
7: 1-0-3
Career Earnings:
$1,932,500
Past 5 Races:
1-3-4-3-5
Jockey:
Sonny Leon
Trainer:
Eric Reed
1/ST BET Win %
Betmix Score:
Color/Age:
CHESTNUT / 3YO
Pedigree:
KEEN ICE-GOLD STRIKE

Last in the Derby field off the also-eligible list, but first to the wire at 80-1 for the second-largest upset in the race's history. Recent Derby bombers Giacomo and Mine That Bird finished third and second in their Preakness bids to repeat their upsets.

Taiba
Taiba
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
2: 2-0-0
Career Earnings:
$490,200
Past 5 Races:
1-1-X-X-X
Jockey:
Mike Smith
Trainer:
Tim Yakteen
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
CH/3YO
Pedigree:
GUN RUNNER

Least-experienced Santa Anita Derby winner in history made a meteoric rise 4 weeks ago in California's key prep, defeating stablemate Messier. Now can he become the least-experienced Kentucky Derby winner since 1882?

Messier
Messier
M/L
Career Record:
6: 3-3-0
Career Earnings:
$435,600
Past 5 Races:
2-1-2-1-1
Jockey:
John Velazquez
Trainer:
Tim Yakteen
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
B/3YO
Pedigree:
EMPIRE MAKER

The Bob Lewis Memorial winner and Santa Anita Derby runner-up was top-ranked on many Kentucky Derby lists for much of the prep season. This colt is sired by 2003 Kentucky Derby runner-up and Belmont Stakes winner Empire Maker.

Classic Causeway
Classic Causeway
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
6: 3-1-1
Career Earnings:
$521,100
Past 5 Races:
11-1-1-2-3
Jockey:
Julien Leparoux
Trainer:
Brian Lynch
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
CH/3YO
Pedigree:
GIANT'S CAUSEWAY

King of Tampa Bay Downs, winning the Sam F. Davis and local Derby there, backed up readily in the Florida Derby last time to finish 11th. After appearing off the Derby trail, he reappeared April 26 for a veteran ownership that wants to take a shot with the likely pace-setter.

Happy Jack
Happy Jack
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
4: 1-0-2
Career Earnings:
$182,200
Past 5 Races:
3-3-5-1-X
Jockey:
Rafael Bejarano
Trainer:
Doug O'Neil
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
B/3YO
Pedigree:
OXBOW

Santa Anita Derby and San Felipe Stakes third-place finisher has to make up more than 10 lengths on past rivals Taiba and Messier, but is in the hands of 2-time Kentucky Derby-winning trainer Doug O'Neill. He's a son of 2013 Preakness victor Oxbow.

Simplification
Simplification
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
7: 3-1-2
Career Earnings:
$515,350
Past 5 Races:
3-1-2-1-3
Jockey:
Jose Ortiz
Trainer:
Antonio Sano
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
B/3YO
Pedigree:
NOT THIS TIME

Winner of the Fountain of Youth and third as the favorite in the Florida Derby, this Gulfstream Park veteran has made all 7 career starts at his home track. Trainer Antonio Sano was 7th in the 2017 Kentucky Derby with eventual $5 million earner Gunnevera.

White Abarrio
White Abarrio
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
5: 4-0-1
Career Earnings:
$823,650
Past 5 Races:
1-1-3-1-1
Jockey:
Tyler Gaffalione
Trainer:
Saffie Joseph
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
GR/3YO
Pedigree:
RACE DAY

The Florida Derby champ is 4-for-4 at home at Gulfstream Park and looks to avenge his only loss that came at Churchill Downs. He was third in last year's Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes when last venturing to Louisville. His 4 victories have come by an average margin around 4 lengths.

Charge It
Charge It
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
3: 1-2-0
Career Earnings:
$230,400
Past 5 Races:
2-1-2
Jockey:
Luis Saez
Trainer:
Todd Pletcher
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
GR/3YO
Pedigree:
TAPIT

Green, but talented, he weaved his way to a runner-up finish in the Florida Derby behind White Abarrio in his first stakes bid. Two-time Kentucky Derby-winning trainer Todd Pletcher sends this late-developing colt, who did not debut until January 8, on his first roadtrip.

Zandon
Zandon
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
4: 2-1-1
Career Earnings:
$713,000
Past 5 Races:
1-3-2-1-X
Jockey:
Flavien Prat
Trainer:
Chad Brown
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
DARK BAY-BROWN/3
Pedigree:
UPSTART-MEMORIES PREVAIL

Blue Grass Stakes rally overcame traffic in victory while running down favorite Smile Happy. He'll try to turn the tables on his Risen Star conqueror Epicenter in a Kentucky Derby rematch.

Smile Happy
Smile Happy
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
4: 2-2-0
Career Earnings:
$549,810
Past 5 Races:
2-2-1-1-X
Jockey:
Corey Lanerie
Trainer:
Kenny McPeek
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
DARK BAY-BROWN / 3YO
Pedigree:
RUNHAPPY-PLEASANT SMILE

Beaten favorite in the Risen Star to Epicenter and Blue Grass to Zandon, this son of champion sprinter Runhappy has never been out of the exacta. He won Churchill Downs' biggest 2-year-old race in November, the Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes.

Tiz the Bomb
Tiz the Bomb
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
8: 5-1-0
Career Earnings:
$1,044,401
Past 5 Races:
1-1-7-2-1
Jockey:
Brian Hernandez Jr.
Trainer:
Kenny McPeek
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
CHESTNUT/3YO
Pedigree:
HIT IT A BOMB-TIZ THE KEY

A stakes winner on turf and synthetic surfaces, this millionaire earner must prove his stakes mettle on dirt. His only try this year was a distant, 7th-place finish in the Holy Bull at Gulfstream Park to eventual Florida Derby winner White Abarrio.

Tawny Port
Tawny Port
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
5: 3-1-0
Career Earnings:
$427,000
Past 5 Races:
1-2-5-1-1
Jockey:
Manny Franco
Trainer:
Brad Cox
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
BROWN/3YO
Pedigree:
PIONEEROF THE NILE-LIVI MACKENZIE

Lexington Stakes winner in the final Kentucky Derby qualifying points prep, he also was runner-up on synthetic at Turfway Park in the Jeff Ruby. His sire finished second in the 2009 Kentucky Derby, but Pioneerof The Nile is best known as the papa of 2015 Triple Crown winner American Pharoah.

Epicenter
Epicenter
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
6: 4-1-0
Career Earnings:
$1,010,639
Past 5 Races:
1-1-2-1-1
Jockey:
Joel Rosario
Trainer:
Steve Asmussen
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
BAY/3YO
Pedigree:
NOT THIS TIME-SILENT CANDY

Winner of the Louisiana Derby and Risen Star Stakes, he was this year's leading point-getter on the Kentucky Derby trail. Epicenter could give Thoroughbred racing's all-time leading trainer by wins, Steve Asmussen, his first Kentucky Derby victory after 23 unsuccessful attempts.

Cyberknife
Cyberknife
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
6: 3-2-0
Career Earnings:
$860,000
Past 5 Races:
1-1-6-1-2
Jockey:
Florent Geroux
Trainer:
Brad Cox
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
CHESTNUT/3YO
Pedigree:
GUN RUNNER-AWESOME FLOWER

The Arkansas Derby winner wiped away the disappointment of a 6th-place finish in the Risen Star and has righted his ship toward Louisville. His sire was third in the 2016 Kentucky Derby and would go on to earn nearly $16 million.

Crown Pride (Jpn)
Crown Pride (Jpn)
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
4: 3-0-0
Career Earnings:
$734,569
Past 5 Races:
1-6-1-1-X
Jockey:
Christophe Lemaire
Trainer:
Koichi Shintani
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
DARK BAY / 3YO
Pedigree:
REACH THE CROWN-EMMY'S PRIDE

Japan's representative in the Derby exits a victory in the United Arab Emirates Derby on the Dubai World Cup Night undercard. He's the fourth Japanese-raced horse to compete in the Kentucky Derby and second Japan-bred.

Slow Down Andy
Slow Down Andy
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
5: 3-1-0
Career Earnings:
$544,850
Past 5 Races:
1-6-1-2-1
Jockey:
Mario Gutierrez
Trainer:
Doug O'Neill
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
CHESTNUT / 3YO
Pedigree:
NYQUIST-EDWINA E

The same owner-trainer-jockey combination that brought you Kentucky Derby winners I'll Have Another and Nyquist (the sire of this contender) are back with the Sunland Derby winner. He beat top Derby hope Messier in the Los Al Futurity.

Zozos
Zozos
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
3: 2-1-0
Career Earnings:
$291,200
Past 5 Races:
2-1-1-X-X
Jockey:
TBD
Trainer:
Brad Cox
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
BROWN / 3YO
Pedigree:
MUNNINGS-PAPA'S FROST

The Louisiana Derby runner-up has made fast strides since his Jan. 23 debut. He's won races at Fair Grounds and Oaklawn, so he's capable on the road for last year's Kentucky Derby-winning trainer Brad Cox.

Summer is Tomorrow
Summer is Tomorrow
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
7: 2-3-0
Career Earnings:
$267,606
Past 5 Races:
2-1-4-2-1
Jockey:
Mikhael Barzalona
Trainer:
Bhupat Seemar
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
BAY / 3YO
Pedigree:
SUMMER FRONT-ALWAYS TOMORROW

Runner-up in the UAE Derby to Crown Pride, this Dubai-based colt has a pure Kentucky pedigree for his stateside debut. His only wins to date have come at 6 and 7 furlongs, a full 3 furlongs short of the Derby distance. Expect him on or near the lead.

Barber Road
Barber Road
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
8: 2-4-1
Career Earnings:
$650,720
Past 5 Races:
2-3-2-2-2
Jockey:
Reylu Gutierrez
Trainer:
John Ortiz
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
GRAY / 3YO
Pedigree:
RACE DAY-ENCOUNTER

Placed in all 3 legs of the Arkansas Derby series at Oaklawn, the consistent check-getter has not been beaten by more than 3 lengths this year. He won over the track at Churchill as a 2-year-old and will be a longshot late-runner in the Derby.

Pioneer of Medina
Pioneer of Medina
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
6: 2-1-2
Career Earnings:
$181,350
Past 5 Races:
3-4-1-1-3
Jockey:
TBD
Trainer:
Todd Pletcher
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
BAY / 3YO
Pedigree:
PIONEEROF THE NILE-LIGHTS OF MEDINA

Louisiana Derby third-place finisher gets a third try against likely favorite Epicenter. Two-time Derby winner Todd Pletcher sends out this colt, who is not related to 2021 dq'd Derby winner Medina Spirit.

Rich Strike
Rich Strike
M/L
Career Record:
7: 1-0-3
Career Earnings:
$1,932,500
Past 5 Races:
1-3-4-3-5
Jockey:
Sonny Leon
Trainer:
Eric Reed
1/ST BET Win %
Betmix Score:
Color/Age:
CHESTNUT / 3YO
Pedigree:
KEEN ICE-GOLD STRIKE

Last in the Derby field off the also-eligible list, but first to the wire at 80-1 for the second-largest upset in the race's history. Recent Derby bombers Giacomo and Mine That Bird finished third and second in their Preakness bids to repeat their upsets.

Taiba
Taiba
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
2: 2-0-0
Career Earnings:
$490,200
Past 5 Races:
1-1-X-X-X
Jockey:
Mike Smith
Trainer:
Tim Yakteen
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
CH/3YO
Sire:
GUN RUNNER

Least-experienced Santa Anita Derby winner in history made a meteoric rise 4 weeks ago in California's key prep, defeating stablemate Messier. Now can he become the least-experienced Kentucky Derby winner since 1882?

Messier
Messier
M/L
Career Record:
6: 3-3-0
Career Earnings:
$435,600
Past 5 Races:
2-1-2-1-1
Jockey:
John Velazquez
Trainer:
Tim Yakteen
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
B/3YO
Sire:
EMPIRE MAKER

The Bob Lewis Memorial winner and Santa Anita Derby runner-up was top-ranked on many Kentucky Derby lists for much of the prep season. This colt is sired by 2003 Kentucky Derby runner-up and Belmont Stakes winner Empire Maker.

Classic Causeway
Classic Causeway
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
6: 3-1-1
Career Earnings:
$521,100
Past 5 Races:
11-1-1-2-3
Jockey:
Julien Leparoux
Trainer:
Brian Lynch
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
CH/3YO
Sire:
GIANT'S CAUSEWAY

King of Tampa Bay Downs, winning the Sam F. Davis and local Derby there, backed up readily in the Florida Derby last time to finish 11th. After appearing off the Derby trail, he reappeared April 26 for a veteran ownership that wants to take a shot with the likely pace-setter.

Happy Jack
Happy Jack
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
4: 1-0-2
Career Earnings:
$182,200
Past 5 Races:
3-3-5-1-X
Jockey:
Rafael Bejarano
Trainer:
Doug O'Neil
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
B/3YO
Sire:
OXBOW

Santa Anita Derby and San Felipe Stakes third-place finisher has to make up more than 10 lengths on past rivals Taiba and Messier, but is in the hands of 2-time Kentucky Derby-winning trainer Doug O'Neill. He's a son of 2013 Preakness victor Oxbow.

Simplification
Simplification
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
7: 3-1-2
Career Earnings:
$515,350
Past 5 Races:
3-1-2-1-3
Jockey:
Jose Ortiz
Trainer:
Antonio Sano
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
B/3YO
Sire:
NOT THIS TIME

Winner of the Fountain of Youth and third as the favorite in the Florida Derby, this Gulfstream Park veteran has made all 7 career starts at his home track. Trainer Antonio Sano was 7th in the 2017 Kentucky Derby with eventual $5 million earner Gunnevera.

White Abarrio
White Abarrio
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
5: 4-0-1
Career Earnings:
$823,650
Past 5 Races:
1-1-3-1-1
Jockey:
Tyler Gaffalione
Trainer:
Saffie Joseph
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
GR/3YO
Sire:
RACE DAY

The Florida Derby champ is 4-for-4 at home at Gulfstream Park and looks to avenge his only loss that came at Churchill Downs. He was third in last year's Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes when last venturing to Louisville. His 4 victories have come by an average margin around 4 lengths.

Charge It
Charge It
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
3: 1-2-0
Career Earnings:
$230,400
Past 5 Races:
2-1-2
Jockey:
Luis Saez
Trainer:
Todd Pletcher
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
GR/3YO
Sire:
TAPIT

Green, but talented, he weaved his way to a runner-up finish in the Florida Derby behind White Abarrio in his first stakes bid. Two-time Kentucky Derby-winning trainer Todd Pletcher sends this late-developing colt, who did not debut until January 8, on his first roadtrip.

Zandon
Zandon
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
4: 2-1-1
Career Earnings:
$713,000
Past 5 Races:
1-3-2-1-X
Jockey:
Flavien Prat
Trainer:
Chad Brown
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
DARK BAY-BROWN/3
Sire:
UPSTART-MEMORIES PREVAIL

Blue Grass Stakes rally overcame traffic in victory while running down favorite Smile Happy. He'll try to turn the tables on his Risen Star conqueror Epicenter in a Kentucky Derby rematch.

Smile Happy
Smile Happy
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
4: 2-2-0
Career Earnings:
$549,810
Past 5 Races:
2-2-1-1-X
Jockey:
Corey Lanerie
Trainer:
Kenny McPeek
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
DARK BAY-BROWN / 3YO
Sire:
RUNHAPPY-PLEASANT SMILE

Beaten favorite in the Risen Star to Epicenter and Blue Grass to Zandon, this son of champion sprinter Runhappy has never been out of the exacta. He won Churchill Downs' biggest 2-year-old race in November, the Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes.

Tiz the Bomb
Tiz the Bomb
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
8: 5-1-0
Career Earnings:
$1,044,401
Past 5 Races:
1-1-7-2-1
Jockey:
Brian Hernandez Jr.
Trainer:
Kenny McPeek
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
CHESTNUT/3YO
Sire:
HIT IT A BOMB-TIZ THE KEY

A stakes winner on turf and synthetic surfaces, this millionaire earner must prove his stakes mettle on dirt. His only try this year was a distant, 7th-place finish in the Holy Bull at Gulfstream Park to eventual Florida Derby winner White Abarrio.

Tawny Port
Tawny Port
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
5: 3-1-0
Career Earnings:
$427,000
Past 5 Races:
1-2-5-1-1
Jockey:
Manny Franco
Trainer:
Brad Cox
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
BROWN/3YO
Sire:
PIONEEROF THE NILE-LIVI MACKENZIE

Lexington Stakes winner in the final Kentucky Derby qualifying points prep, he also was runner-up on synthetic at Turfway Park in the Jeff Ruby. His sire finished second in the 2009 Kentucky Derby, but Pioneerof The Nile is best known as the papa of 2015 Triple Crown winner American Pharoah.

Epicenter
Epicenter
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
6: 4-1-0
Career Earnings:
$1,010,639
Past 5 Races:
1-1-2-1-1
Jockey:
Joel Rosario
Trainer:
Steve Asmussen
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
BAY/3YO
Sire:
NOT THIS TIME-SILENT CANDY

Winner of the Louisiana Derby and Risen Star Stakes, he was this year's leading point-getter on the Kentucky Derby trail. Epicenter could give Thoroughbred racing's all-time leading trainer by wins, Steve Asmussen, his first Kentucky Derby victory after 23 unsuccessful attempts.

Cyberknife
Cyberknife
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
6: 3-2-0
Career Earnings:
$860,000
Past 5 Races:
1-1-6-1-2
Jockey:
Florent Geroux
Trainer:
Brad Cox
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
CHESTNUT/3YO
Sire:
GUN RUNNER-AWESOME FLOWER

The Arkansas Derby winner wiped away the disappointment of a 6th-place finish in the Risen Star and has righted his ship toward Louisville. His sire was third in the 2016 Kentucky Derby and would go on to earn nearly $16 million.

Crown Pride (Jpn)
Crown Pride (Jpn)
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
4: 3-0-0
Career Earnings:
$734,569
Past 5 Races:
1-6-1-1-X
Jockey:
Christophe Lemaire
Trainer:
Koichi Shintani
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
DARK BAY / 3YO
Sire:
REACH THE CROWN-EMMY'S PRIDE

Japan's representative in the Derby exits a victory in the United Arab Emirates Derby on the Dubai World Cup Night undercard. He's the fourth Japanese-raced horse to compete in the Kentucky Derby and second Japan-bred.

Slow Down Andy
Slow Down Andy
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
5: 3-1-0
Career Earnings:
$544,850
Past 5 Races:
1-6-1-2-1
Jockey:
Mario Gutierrez
Trainer:
Doug O'Neill
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
CHESTNUT / 3YO
Sire:
NYQUIST-EDWINA E

The same owner-trainer-jockey combination that brought you Kentucky Derby winners I'll Have Another and Nyquist (the sire of this contender) are back with the Sunland Derby winner. He beat top Derby hope Messier in the Los Al Futurity.

Zozos
Zozos
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
3: 2-1-0
Career Earnings:
$291,200
Past 5 Races:
2-1-1-X-X
Jockey:
TBD
Trainer:
Brad Cox
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
BROWN / 3YO
Sire:
MUNNINGS-PAPA'S FROST

The Louisiana Derby runner-up has made fast strides since his Jan. 23 debut. He's won races at Fair Grounds and Oaklawn, so he's capable on the road for last year's Kentucky Derby-winning trainer Brad Cox.

Summer is Tomorrow
Summer is Tomorrow
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
7: 2-3-0
Career Earnings:
$267,606
Past 5 Races:
2-1-4-2-1
Jockey:
Mikhael Barzalona
Trainer:
Bhupat Seemar
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
BAY / 3YO
Sire:
SUMMER FRONT-ALWAYS TOMORROW

Runner-up in the UAE Derby to Crown Pride, this Dubai-based colt has a pure Kentucky pedigree for his stateside debut. His only wins to date have come at 6 and 7 furlongs, a full 3 furlongs short of the Derby distance. Expect him on or near the lead.

Barber Road
Barber Road
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
8: 2-4-1
Career Earnings:
$650,720
Past 5 Races:
2-3-2-2-2
Jockey:
Reylu Gutierrez
Trainer:
John Ortiz
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
GRAY / 3YO
Sire:
RACE DAY-ENCOUNTER

Placed in all 3 legs of the Arkansas Derby series at Oaklawn, the consistent check-getter has not been beaten by more than 3 lengths this year. He won over the track at Churchill as a 2-year-old and will be a longshot late-runner in the Derby.

Pioneer of Medina
Pioneer of Medina
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
6: 2-1-2
Career Earnings:
$181,350
Past 5 Races:
3-4-1-1-3
Jockey:
TBD
Trainer:
Todd Pletcher
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
BAY / 3YO
Sire:
PIONEEROF THE NILE-LIGHTS OF MEDINA

Louisiana Derby third-place finisher gets a third try against likely favorite Epicenter. Two-time Derby winner Todd Pletcher sends out this colt, who is not related to 2021 dq'd Derby winner Medina Spirit.

Rich Strike
Rich Strike
M/L
Career Record:
7: 1-0-3
Career Earnings:
$1,932,500
Past 5 Races:
1-3-4-3-5
Jockey:
Sonny Leon
Trainer:
Eric Reed
1/ST BET Win %
Betmix Score:
Color/Age:
CHESTNUT / 3YO
Sire:
KEEN ICE-GOLD STRIKE

Last in the Derby field off the also-eligible list, but first to the wire at 80-1 for the second-largest upset in the race's history. Recent Derby bombers Giacomo and Mine That Bird finished third and second in their Preakness bids to repeat their upsets.

Taiba
Taiba
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
2: 2-0-0
Career Earnings:
$490,200
Past 5 Races:
1-1-X-X-X
Jockey:
Mike Smith
Trainer:
Tim Yakteen
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
CH/3YO
Pedigree:
GUN RUNNER

Least-experienced Santa Anita Derby winner in history made a meteoric rise 4 weeks ago in California's key prep, defeating stablemate Messier. Now can he become the least-experienced Kentucky Derby winner since 1882?

Messier
Messier
M/L
Career Record:
6: 3-3-0
Career Earnings:
$435,600
Past 5 Races:
2-1-2-1-1
Jockey:
John Velazquez
Trainer:
Tim Yakteen
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
B/3YO
Pedigree:
EMPIRE MAKER

The Bob Lewis Memorial winner and Santa Anita Derby runner-up was top-ranked on many Kentucky Derby lists for much of the prep season. This colt is sired by 2003 Kentucky Derby runner-up and Belmont Stakes winner Empire Maker.

Classic Causeway
Classic Causeway
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
6: 3-1-1
Career Earnings:
$521,100
Past 5 Races:
11-1-1-2-3
Jockey:
Julien Leparoux
Trainer:
Brian Lynch
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
CH/3YO
Pedigree:
GIANT'S CAUSEWAY

King of Tampa Bay Downs, winning the Sam F. Davis and local Derby there, backed up readily in the Florida Derby last time to finish 11th. After appearing off the Derby trail, he reappeared April 26 for a veteran ownership that wants to take a shot with the likely pace-setter.

Happy Jack
Happy Jack
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
4: 1-0-2
Career Earnings:
$182,200
Past 5 Races:
3-3-5-1-X
Jockey:
Rafael Bejarano
Trainer:
Doug O'Neil
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
B/3YO
Pedigree:
OXBOW

Santa Anita Derby and San Felipe Stakes third-place finisher has to make up more than 10 lengths on past rivals Taiba and Messier, but is in the hands of 2-time Kentucky Derby-winning trainer Doug O'Neill. He's a son of 2013 Preakness victor Oxbow.

Simplification
Simplification
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
7: 3-1-2
Career Earnings:
$515,350
Past 5 Races:
3-1-2-1-3
Jockey:
Jose Ortiz
Trainer:
Antonio Sano
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
B/3YO
Pedigree:
NOT THIS TIME

Winner of the Fountain of Youth and third as the favorite in the Florida Derby, this Gulfstream Park veteran has made all 7 career starts at his home track. Trainer Antonio Sano was 7th in the 2017 Kentucky Derby with eventual $5 million earner Gunnevera.

White Abarrio
White Abarrio
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
5: 4-0-1
Career Earnings:
$823,650
Past 5 Races:
1-1-3-1-1
Jockey:
Tyler Gaffalione
Trainer:
Saffie Joseph
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
GR/3YO
Pedigree:
RACE DAY

The Florida Derby champ is 4-for-4 at home at Gulfstream Park and looks to avenge his only loss that came at Churchill Downs. He was third in last year's Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes when last venturing to Louisville. His 4 victories have come by an average margin around 4 lengths.

Charge It
Charge It
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
3: 1-2-0
Career Earnings:
$230,400
Past 5 Races:
2-1-2
Jockey:
Luis Saez
Trainer:
Todd Pletcher
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
GR/3YO
Pedigree:
TAPIT

Green, but talented, he weaved his way to a runner-up finish in the Florida Derby behind White Abarrio in his first stakes bid. Two-time Kentucky Derby-winning trainer Todd Pletcher sends this late-developing colt, who did not debut until January 8, on his first roadtrip.

Zandon
Zandon
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
4: 2-1-1
Career Earnings:
$713,000
Past 5 Races:
1-3-2-1-X
Jockey:
Flavien Prat
Trainer:
Chad Brown
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
DARK BAY-BROWN/3
Pedigree:
UPSTART-MEMORIES PREVAIL

Blue Grass Stakes rally overcame traffic in victory while running down favorite Smile Happy. He'll try to turn the tables on his Risen Star conqueror Epicenter in a Kentucky Derby rematch.

Smile Happy
Smile Happy
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
4: 2-2-0
Career Earnings:
$549,810
Past 5 Races:
2-2-1-1-X
Jockey:
Corey Lanerie
Trainer:
Kenny McPeek
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
DARK BAY-BROWN / 3YO
Pedigree:
RUNHAPPY-PLEASANT SMILE

Beaten favorite in the Risen Star to Epicenter and Blue Grass to Zandon, this son of champion sprinter Runhappy has never been out of the exacta. He won Churchill Downs' biggest 2-year-old race in November, the Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes.

Tiz the Bomb
Tiz the Bomb
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
8: 5-1-0
Career Earnings:
$1,044,401
Past 5 Races:
1-1-7-2-1
Jockey:
Brian Hernandez Jr.
Trainer:
Kenny McPeek
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
CHESTNUT/3YO
Pedigree:
HIT IT A BOMB-TIZ THE KEY

A stakes winner on turf and synthetic surfaces, this millionaire earner must prove his stakes mettle on dirt. His only try this year was a distant, 7th-place finish in the Holy Bull at Gulfstream Park to eventual Florida Derby winner White Abarrio.

Tawny Port
Tawny Port
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
5: 3-1-0
Career Earnings:
$427,000
Past 5 Races:
1-2-5-1-1
Jockey:
Manny Franco
Trainer:
Brad Cox
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
BROWN/3YO
Pedigree:
PIONEEROF THE NILE-LIVI MACKENZIE

Lexington Stakes winner in the final Kentucky Derby qualifying points prep, he also was runner-up on synthetic at Turfway Park in the Jeff Ruby. His sire finished second in the 2009 Kentucky Derby, but Pioneerof The Nile is best known as the papa of 2015 Triple Crown winner American Pharoah.

Epicenter
Epicenter
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
6: 4-1-0
Career Earnings:
$1,010,639
Past 5 Races:
1-1-2-1-1
Jockey:
Joel Rosario
Trainer:
Steve Asmussen
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
BAY/3YO
Pedigree:
NOT THIS TIME-SILENT CANDY

Winner of the Louisiana Derby and Risen Star Stakes, he was this year's leading point-getter on the Kentucky Derby trail. Epicenter could give Thoroughbred racing's all-time leading trainer by wins, Steve Asmussen, his first Kentucky Derby victory after 23 unsuccessful attempts.

Cyberknife
Cyberknife
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
6: 3-2-0
Career Earnings:
$860,000
Past 5 Races:
1-1-6-1-2
Jockey:
Florent Geroux
Trainer:
Brad Cox
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
CHESTNUT/3YO
Pedigree:
GUN RUNNER-AWESOME FLOWER

The Arkansas Derby winner wiped away the disappointment of a 6th-place finish in the Risen Star and has righted his ship toward Louisville. His sire was third in the 2016 Kentucky Derby and would go on to earn nearly $16 million.

Crown Pride (Jpn)
Crown Pride (Jpn)
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
4: 3-0-0
Career Earnings:
$734,569
Past 5 Races:
1-6-1-1-X
Jockey:
Christophe Lemaire
Trainer:
Koichi Shintani
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
DARK BAY / 3YO
Pedigree:
REACH THE CROWN-EMMY'S PRIDE

Japan's representative in the Derby exits a victory in the United Arab Emirates Derby on the Dubai World Cup Night undercard. He's the fourth Japanese-raced horse to compete in the Kentucky Derby and second Japan-bred.

Slow Down Andy
Slow Down Andy
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
5: 3-1-0
Career Earnings:
$544,850
Past 5 Races:
1-6-1-2-1
Jockey:
Mario Gutierrez
Trainer:
Doug O'Neill
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
CHESTNUT / 3YO
Pedigree:
NYQUIST-EDWINA E

The same owner-trainer-jockey combination that brought you Kentucky Derby winners I'll Have Another and Nyquist (the sire of this contender) are back with the Sunland Derby winner. He beat top Derby hope Messier in the Los Al Futurity.

Zozos
Zozos
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
3: 2-1-0
Career Earnings:
$291,200
Past 5 Races:
2-1-1-X-X
Jockey:
TBD
Trainer:
Brad Cox
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
BROWN / 3YO
Pedigree:
MUNNINGS-PAPA'S FROST

The Louisiana Derby runner-up has made fast strides since his Jan. 23 debut. He's won races at Fair Grounds and Oaklawn, so he's capable on the road for last year's Kentucky Derby-winning trainer Brad Cox.

Summer is Tomorrow
Summer is Tomorrow
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
7: 2-3-0
Career Earnings:
$267,606
Past 5 Races:
2-1-4-2-1
Jockey:
Mikhael Barzalona
Trainer:
Bhupat Seemar
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
BAY / 3YO
Pedigree:
SUMMER FRONT-ALWAYS TOMORROW

Runner-up in the UAE Derby to Crown Pride, this Dubai-based colt has a pure Kentucky pedigree for his stateside debut. His only wins to date have come at 6 and 7 furlongs, a full 3 furlongs short of the Derby distance. Expect him on or near the lead.

Barber Road
Barber Road
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
8: 2-4-1
Career Earnings:
$650,720
Past 5 Races:
2-3-2-2-2
Jockey:
Reylu Gutierrez
Trainer:
John Ortiz
1/ST BET Win %
TBD
Betmix Score:
TBD
Color/Age:
GRAY / 3YO
Pedigree:
RACE DAY-ENCOUNTER

Placed in all 3 legs of the Arkansas Derby series at Oaklawn, the consistent check-getter has not been beaten by more than 3 lengths this year. He won over the track at Churchill as a 2-year-old and will be a longshot late-runner in the Derby.

Pioneer of Medina
Pioneer of Medina
M/L
TBD
Career Record:
6: 2-1-2
Career Earnings:
$181,350
Past 5 Races:
3-4-1-1-3
Jockey:
TBD
Trainer:
Todd Pletcher
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TBD
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Color/Age:
BAY / 3YO
Pedigree:
PIONEEROF THE NILE-LIGHTS OF MEDINA

Louisiana Derby third-place finisher gets a third try against likely favorite Epicenter. Two-time Derby winner Todd Pletcher sends out this colt, who is not related to 2021 dq'd Derby winner Medina Spirit.

Rich Strike
Rich Strike
M/L
Career Record:
7: 1-0-3
Career Earnings:
$1,932,500
Past 5 Races:
1-3-4-3-5
Jockey:
Sonny Leon
Trainer:
Eric Reed
1/ST BET Win %
Betmix Score:
Color/Age:
CHESTNUT / 3YO
Pedigree:
KEEN ICE-GOLD STRIKE

Last in the Derby field off the also-eligible list, but first to the wire at 80-1 for the second-largest upset in the race's history. Recent Derby bombers Giacomo and Mine That Bird finished third and second in their Preakness bids to repeat their upsets.

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