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2017 Kentucky Derby Horses

For the Kentucky Derby, the post position has been is a fairly good indicator the winners being typically positions 5-8. Post positions are drawn on Wednesday before the Derby and we will update this information when it becomes available.

The 143rd Kentucky Derby is set for 6:25 p.m. ET on Saturday under the famed twin spires of Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky.

Kentucky Derby Horses
RankHorsePointsEarningsTrainer
1Girvin150$840,000Joe Sharp
2Classic Empire132$2,493,820Mark Casse
3Gormley125$884,000John Shirreffs
4Irap113$738,000Doug O'Neill
5Irish War Cry110$616,660H. Motion
6Always Dreaming100$2,224,800Todd Pletcher
7Thunder Snow (IRE)100$1,621,063Saeed bin Suroor
8Gunnevera84$1,179,200Antonio Sano
9Practical Joke74$1,026,000Chad Brown
10J Boys Echo63$305,000Dale Romans
11State of Honor62$280,000Mark Casse
12Mastery60$480,000Bob Baffert
13Tapwrit54$280,000Todd Pletcher
14Malagacy50$570,000Todd Pletcher
15Hence50$401,429Steven Asmussen
16Cloud Computing40$1,035,000Chad Brown
17Battle of Midway40$424,000Jerry Hollendorfer
18McCraken40$335,320Ian Wilkes
19Patch40$200,000Todd Pletcher
20Battalion Runner40$140,000Todd Pletcher
21Mont Saint Legame (JPN)40$0Koji Maki
22Untrapped34$212,858Steven Asmussen
23Lookin At Lee32$872,100Steven Asmussen
24El Areeb30$270,000Cathal Lynch
25Sonneteer30$230,000J. Desormeaux
26Royal Mo30$213,000John Shirreffs
27Local Hero30$142,500Steven Asmussen
28Master Plan20$206,000Todd Pletcher
29Iliad20$220,000Doug O'Neill
30Blueridge Traveler20$95,000Kenneth McPeek
31Adirato (JPN)20$0Naosuke Sugai
32Wild Shot17$286,350George Arnold, II
33True Timber16$124,000Kiaran McLaughlin
34Caucus (JPN)16$0Hideaki Fujiwara
35Guest Suite15$146,000Neil Howard
36Petrov13$147,857Ron Moquett
37No Dozing12$173,000Arnaud Delacour
38Uncontested11$36,979Wayne Catalano
39Term of Art11$119,345Doug O'Neill
40Lancaster Bomber10$452,219Aidan O'Brien
41One Liner10$300,000Todd Pletcher
42Senior Investment10$295,000Kenneth McPeek
43Mo Town10$205,500Anthony Dutrow
44Three Rules10$126,100Jose Pinchin
45Reach the World10$50,000Bob Baffert
46Convict Pike10$48,300George Arnold, II
47Hollywood Handsome10$47,500Dallas Stewart
48Talk Logistics6$46,150Edward Plesa, Jr.
49Bonus Points5$72,500Todd Pletcher
50Action Everyday5$15,000Todd Pletcher
51Foggy Night (JPN)5$0Noriyuki Hori
52Klimt4$380,000Art Sherman
53Hot Sean4$180,000Bob Baffert
54Syndergaard4$160,000Todd Pletcher
55Dangerfield4$139,000Doug O'Neill
56American Anthem4$83,345Bob Baffert
57West Coast4$40,000Bob Baffert
58Warrior's Club3$22,528D. Lukas
59Recruiting Ready2$43,750Horacio DePaz
60Rowdy the Warrior2$4,286Donnie Von Hemel
61Takaful2$35,500Kiaran McLaughlin
62Win With Pride2$22,500Todd Pletcher
63Takeoff2$20,000Mark Casse
64Sheer Flattery2$18,225Jerry Hollendorfer
65Big Hit2$12,000Philip D'Amato
66Arklow1$188,700Brad Cox
67Silver Dust1$54,857Randy Morse
68Midnight Pleasure1$54,345Craig Dollase
69Bobby Abu Dhabi1$18,000Peter Miller
70Ann Arbor Eddie1$32,000Doug O'Neill
71Big Gray Rocket1$25,000Bob Baffert
72Time to Travel1$10,000Rachel Halden
Updated May 22, 2017 12:00:57 - US Racing Kentucky Derby Contenders

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