Churchill Downs: How to bet the mandatory-payout $89,819 Derby City 6 carryover
Churchill Downs: How to bet the mandatory-payout $89,819 Derby City 6 carryover

2022-05-07T13:59:47.517ZJ. Keeler Johnson

Kentucky Derby (G1) day at Churchill Downs just got even better for bettors. The 20-cent Derby City 6 boasts an $89,819 carryover, and it’s slated for a mandatory dispersal on Saturday afternoon.
Kentucky Derby bets with an Epicenter
Kentucky Derby bets with an Epicenter

2022-05-07T13:53:00.000ZAlastair Bull

Considering form and the likely race pattern, I keep coming back to one horse that’s shown it all: Epicenter.
Tiz the Bomb: Kentucky Derby contender profile
Tiz the Bomb: Kentucky Derby contender profile

2022-05-07T01:53:57.000ZJames Scully

Tiz the Bomb secured his Kentucky Derby berth by recording a convincing win in the Jeff Ruby Steaks (G3) at Turfway Park, registering top-notch 101 Brisnet Speed and 105 Late Pace ratings for the 2 1/4-length decision.
Simplification: Kentucky Derby contender profile
Simplification: Kentucky Derby contender profile

2022-05-07T00:06:01.000ZJames Scully

The bay Florida-bred colt settled nicely from off the pace before charging to a convincing win in the Fountain of Youth (G2).
Tawny Port: Kentucky Derby contender profile
Tawny Port: Kentucky Derby contender profile

2022-05-06T21:03:17.000ZJames Scully

Tawny Port confirmed himself as a Kentucky Derby participant when capturing the April 16 Lexington S. (G3), his first win on a dirt track.
How Future Wager backers may be feeling
How Future Wager backers may be feeling

2022-05-06T20:36:37.530ZAlastair Bull

People who bet on the Future Wagers now know whether the odds they got are better value than if they’d made the bets on raceday - if their bets are still alive.
Pioneer of Medina: Kentucky Derby contender profile
Pioneer of Medina: Kentucky Derby contender profile

2022-05-06T20:33:23.000ZJames Scully

Pioneer of Medina barely made the 20-horse cut for the Kentucky Derby, qualifying by virtue of a fourth in the Risen Star (G2) and a third in the Louisiana Derby (G2) in his first two stakes outings.
Kilroy: Betting the Kentucky Derby Pick 6
Kilroy: Betting the Kentucky Derby Pick 6

2022-05-06T19:10:26.000ZKevin Kilroy

Saturday's mandatory-payout, all-stakes, 20-cent Pick 6 that ends with the Kentucky Derby (G1) at Churchill Downs is as enticing to bet as it is to watch. Here's how to play the sequence:
Barber Road: Kentucky Derby contender profile
Barber Road: Kentucky Derby contender profile

2022-05-06T17:26:47.000ZJames Scully

Barber Road will bring a late kick to the Kentucky Derby, rallying to finish second in the Arkansas Derby (G1), Southwest (G3), and Smarty Jones, and third in the Rebel (G2), all at Oaklawn Park.
Cyberknife: Kentucky Derby contender profile
Cyberknife: Kentucky Derby contender profile

2022-05-06T16:15:13.000ZJames Scully

Cyberknife has always been well-regarded by his connections, but he didn’t meet expectations early in his career.
Zozos: Kentucky Derby contender profile
Zozos: Kentucky Derby contender profile

2022-05-06T15:02:46.000ZJames Scully

Zozos punched his Kentucky Derby ticket in the 1 3/16-mile Louisiana Derby (G2), finishing second to Epicenter by 2 1/2 lengths in his lone qualifying race.
Tipsheet: Kentucky Oaks 2022
Tipsheet: Kentucky Oaks 2022

2022-05-06T14:31:38.000ZJohn Mucciolo

An overflow field of 15 sophomore fillies will go postward in the $1.25 million Kentucky Oaks (G1) at Churchill Downs on Friday.
What is the Kentucky Oaks/Derby Double?
What is the Kentucky Oaks/Derby Double?

2022-05-06T14:11:00.000ZJ. Keeler Johnson

When the Kentucky Derby (G1) and Kentucky Oaks (G1) roll around, it’s common to hear handicappers discuss their plays for the “Oaks/Derby Double.” But have you ever wondered what this wager entails?