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2016 Kentucky Derby Horses

For the Kentucky Derby, the post position has been is a fairly good indicator the winners being typically positions 5-8. Nyquist will start from 13 post while Gun Runner will start from the 10 post. Watch for Danzing Candy on the outside at post 20. With this speed horse and Mike Smith, some unusual things might happen.

The 142nd Kentucky Derby post is set for 6:25 p.m. ET on Saturday under the famed twin spires of Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky.

Kentucky Derby Post Positions
Post
Horse Jockey Trainer Odds
1 Trojan Nation Gryder Gallagher 50/1
2 Suddenbreakingnews Quinonez Von Hemel 20/1
3 Creator Santana Jr. Asmussen 10/1
4 Mo Tom Lanerie Amoss 20/1
5 Gun Runner Geroux Asmussen 10/1
6 My Man Sam Ortiz Jr. Brown 20/1
7 Oscar Nominated Laparoux Maker 50/1
8 Lani Take Matsunaga 30/1
9 Destin Castellano Pletcher 15/1
10 Whitmore Espinoza Moquett 20/1
11 Exaggerator Desormeaux Desormeaux 8/1
12 Tom's Ready Hernandez Jr. Stewart 30/1
13 Nyquist Gutierrez O'Neill 3/1
14 Mohaymen Junior Alvarado McLaughlin 10/1
15 Outwork Velazquez Pletcher 15/1
16 Shagaf Rosario Brown 20/1
17 Mor Spirit Stevens Baffert 12/1
18 Majesto Jaramillo Delgado 30/1
19 Brody's Cause Saez Romans 12/1
20 Danzing Candy Mike Smith Sise 15/1

– Updated May 4, 2016 – Subject to Change

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