Latest Kentucky Derby Betting Props

USRacing has released Kentucky Derby betting props. (photo credit: Bigstock.com)

With just days before the 144th running of the Kentucky Derby (G1), USRacing has released the latest Kentucky Derby betting props, giving horseplayers some interesting wagering options including margin of victory and odds on whether Secretariat’s time will be broken.

If you think we will see a Triple Crown winner, you can back your opinion and get paid off at 11-2 if correct.

If you suspect a close finish in the race, the current odds of the margin of victory being a head or a neck is listed at 8-1. A correct prediction of a nose separating the top pair at the wire is currently listed at odds of 10-1.

Secretariat’s time for his Derby victory was 1:59 4/5 and if you think one of this year’s class can beat that time you will be rewarded with 10-1 odds.

Always Dreaming’s time last year was 2:03.59 and American Pharoah stopped the timer in 2:03.02. The only runner since Secretariat to run in a subpar 2 minutes was Monarchos at 1:59.97 in 2011.

The price for a runner to take the field gate to wire is 9-2. The likely pacesetter is Promises Fulfilled, who wired the field in the Fountain of Youth (G2) but faded to finish ninth in the Florida Derby (G1).

The Dale Romans trainee is listed at 55-2 in early Derby odds at USRacing. So, unless you think another runner will take the field gate to wire, the 9-2 price is a major underlay.

For a complete list of current Kentucky Derby betting props check out USRacing.

Kentucky Derby Betting Props:

2018 Kentucky Derby – Margin Of Victory

1 Length To 2 3/4 Lengths            +200      2/1

3 Lengths To 5 3/4 Lengths          +225      9/4

1/2 Length To 3/4 Length             +375      15/4

6 Lengths To 7 3/4 Lengths          +650      13/2

8 Lengths To 10 3/4 Lengths        +750      15/2

Head     +800      8/1

Neck      +800      8/1

11 Lengths To 14 3/4 Lengths     +1000    10/1

Nose     +1000    10/1

15 Lengths Or More        +1200    12/1

Dead Heat           +3000    30/1

 

Any Horse To Win The 2018 Triple Crown

Yes         +550      11/2

No          -900       1/9

 

Any Horse To Win At Least Two Triple Crown Races

Yes         +195      39/20

No          -295       20/59

 

A Horse Sired By Curlin Win The Kentucky Derby?

Yes         +290      29/10

No          -425       4/17

 

A Horse Sired By Scat Daddy Win The Kentucky Derby

Yes         +120      6/5

No          -150       2/3

 

A Horse Sired By Megdalia D’oro Win The Derby?

Yes         +420      21/5

No          -750       2/15

 

A Horse Sired By Tapit Win The Kentucky Derby

Yes         +1000    10/1

 

Will The Kentucky Derby Winner Lead Wire To Wire?

Yes         +450      9/2

No          -800       1/8

 

Kentucky Derby Winner Wins The Preakness Stakes

Yes         +165      33/20

No          -205       20/41

 

Kentucky Derby Winner Wins The Belmont Stakes

Yes         +250      5/2

No          -375       4/15

 

Gate The Kentucky Derby Winner Starts From

Gates 1 – 10         -295       20/59

Gates 11 – 20      +195      39/20

 

Winning Time Of The Kentucky Derby Winner

Over 122.5 Seconds        -110       10/11

Under 122.5 Seconds     -130       10/13

 

What Will The Time Of The First Quarter Mile Be?

Over 22.8 Seconds          -120       5/6

Under 22.8 Seconds        -110       10/11

 

What Will The Time Of The First Half Mile Be?

Over 46.8 Seconds          -110       10/11

Under 46.8 Seconds        -120       5/6

 

Will Secretariats Record Time Of 1:59.4 Be Broken?

Yes         +1000    10/1

 

3 Different Horses Win Each Triple Crown Race?

Yes         EV           EV

No          -130       10/13

 

Updated April 30, 2018 09:20:19.

 

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