The 1-2, Kentucky Derby finishers are coming out for the 141st “Run for the Black-Eyed Susans“, including – Derby winner Nyquist, the 3/5 favorite and goes from Post #3 while runner up Exaggerator is the 3/1 2nd choice will break from Post #5, along with Lani – 9th in a solid field of 11 runners this year.
This year’s, $2 Million, GI Kentucky Derby offers the 2015, 2yo Male HOY, B/C Juvy and much the best, last out winner of the GI Florida Derby in Nyquist as the 3/1 m/l favorite drawing Post #13 for Saturday’s 142nd “Run for the Roses“!
He’ll take on 19 more fellow 3yos derby contenders on their historic 1 1/4 mile(Dirt) journey for derby glory at one full trip around the legendary Churchill Downs main track in Race #12this Saturday at about 6:34 pm EDT! (Watch it “Live” over your local NBC affiliated station or cable channel)
“Forecast”– for Derby Day at Churchill Downs – near 20% of any rain, High 83! So it’s Fast, Firm and Furious at the Downs on Saturday!
“2016 Kentucky Derby Information Wall”
PP’s below are now “Updated” to reflect the Derby Day Post Positions and M/L Odds
( Free Past Performances for all the Kentucky Derby Day Races at Churchill Downs are posted, below)
*Note – There were no defections from Saturday’s Derby field by the 9 a.m. EDT today’s deadline for scratches, meaning Laboan and Cherry Wine, the two also-eligibles, did not draw into the 20-horse field for this year’s classic!