2012 Kentucky Derby Contenders

The 138th running of the Kentucky Derby is set for Saturday, May 5 at historic Churchill Downs, and with a full field of twenty likely again this year, the race is one of the best horse betting opportunities of the year. The last three runnings have produced longshots Animal Kingdom ($43.80), Super Saver ($18.00), and […]

2012 Kentucky Derby Future Odds

Here are the future odds to win the 2012 Kentucky Derby for all the main contenders for this year’s “Run for the Roses”. Number Name Trainer Jockey Opening Line Current Odds 1 Alpha Kiaran McLaughlin N/A 20 17 2 Bodemeister Bob Baffert N/A 12 29 3 Creative Cause Mike Harrington N/A 10 10 4 Daddy […]

Trio of Derby Preps Gets Derby Trail Off and Running

Kentucky Derby Preps Originally written on on February 7 2012 While all eyes were focused mainly on Eli Manning and Madonna this weekend for Super Bowl XLVI (I had to look up the Roman numerals to make sure I got it right), there was plenty of horse racing action. In case you missed the action […]

Kentucky Derby Prep Races 2012

The Road to the Kentucky Derby goes through just about every major track in the U.S., with the top three-year-olds in training attempting to accumulate enough graded stakes earnings to make it into the starting gate for the Run for the Roses on Saturday, May 5 at Churchill Downs. Last year Animal Kingdom used the […]