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Where is the Kentucky Derby?

The Kentucky Derby takes place at , Louisville, Kentucky

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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

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