M O R EL E S S

The Kentucky Derby

Kentucky Derby Contenders

kentucky derby contenders

Where is the Kentucky Derby?

The Kentucky Derby takes place at , Louisville, Kentucky

Go to map

What channel is the Kentucky Derby on?

Watch the Kentucky Derby live on TV with NBC at 5:00 pm EST

2016 Kentucky Derby Horses

The 2015 Kentucky Derby Post Positions can be found here!

Kentucky Derby Horses
RankHorsePointsEarningsTrainer
1International Star171$940,979Michael J. Maker
2Dortmund170$1,230,000Bob Baffert
3Carpe Diem164$1,470,000Todd A. Pletcher
4American Pharoah160$1,410,000Bob Baffert
5Frosted113$766,200Kiaran P. McLaughlin
6Mubtaahij (IRE)100$1,250,000Michael F. de Kock
7Materiality100$595,200Todd A. Pletcher
8El Kabeir95$710,792John P. Terranova, II
9Upstart76$807,680Richard A. Violette, Jr.
10Far Right62$490,000Ron Moquett
11Itsaknockout60$288,560Todd A. Pletcher
12Firing Line58$530,000Simon Callaghan
13Danzig Moon45$217,500Mark E. Casse
14War Story44$195,000Thomas M. Amoss
15Tencendur41$214,500George Weaver
16Stanford40$150,800Todd A. Pletcher
17Mr. Z34$610,826D. Wayne Lukas
18Ocho Ocho Ocho30$700,250James M. Cassidy
19Bolo30$168,000Carla Gaines
20Keen Ice22$136,520Dale L. Romans
21Frammento20$92,800Nicholas P. Zito
22Bold Conquest17$192,176Steven M. Asmussen
23Metaboss10$130,450Jeff Bonde
24Firespike10$48,929Michael J. Maker
25Toasting Master5$45,000Dale L. Romans
Updated April 30th, 2015 - US Racing Kentucky Derby Contenders

$150 Signup Bonus!
Bet on the
Belmont Stakes!

Racing News

Empire Dreams wins Belmont's Commentator Stakes

NEW YORK — Empire Dreams won the $200,000 Commentator Stakes, one of six stakes for New York breds comprising Big Apple Showcase Day on Monday at Belmont Park.A 4-year-old gelding tr...
May 26, 2015

Ashleyluvssugar rallies to win Whittingham at Santa Anita

ARCADIA, Calif. — Ashleyluvssugar rallied to win the $200,000 Charles Whittingham Stakes for 3-year-olds by a half-length Sunday at Santa Anita.Ridden by Hall of Famer Gary Stevens, ...
May 25, 2015

Derby, Preakness winner gallops again; arrival in NY June 2

NEW YORK — American Pharoah is scheduled to arrive at Belmont Park on Tuesday, June 2, a day earlier than originally planned.The Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner galloped 1 3/16 m...
May 25, 2015

Hard Not to Like wins $200,000 Gamely Stakes at Santa Anita

ARCADIA, Calif. — Hard Not to Like moved into contention around the far turn and dug in for a neck victory in the $200,000 Gamely Stakes Monday at Santa Anita.Ridden by Victor Espino...
May 25, 2015

Disclaimer

Churchill Downs, Kentucky Derby, Kentucky Oaks, the "twin spires design," "Road to the Roses" and Churchill Downs Incorporated-related trademarks are registered trademarks of Churchill Downs Incorporated or its affiliates (collectively CDI). CDI does not sponsor or endorse, and is not associated or affiliated with US Racing or its products, services or promotions. US Racing provides free information, odds, facts and commentary about the Kentucky Derby and horse racing and betting, in general. Third party marks may be referenced in a transformative, editorial, informational, nominative, critical, analytical or comparative context. As such, US Racing may reference marks belonging to third parties pursuant to our right to engage in fair use, fair comment, statutory fair use or trade mark fair use doctrine. As such, this US Racing does not contribute to any dilution of any trade or service marks. US Racing provides this information in an effort to educate and grow the sport of thoroughbred racing in North America with an emphasis on attracting new fans of the sport.