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2022 Kentucky Derby | KEY Post Position Trends & Analysis For America’s Biggest Horse Race

2022 Kentucky Derby | KEY Post Position Trends & Analysis For America’s Biggest Horse Race

Post position is important in every race, but in the Kentucky Derby (G1), it’s magnified. With a full field of horses loading into the 2022 Kentucky Derby gate, post position analysis is an important part of handicapping the race and dramatically affects which horses you play.

Don’t worry – Mike “Somobomb” Somich is here to help!

Kentucky Derby Wagering Guide

For a more in-depth look at the race, including pace projections, check out our Inside Track to the Kentucky Derby wagering guide! Features in-depth analysis of every stakes on the card including the $3 million Kentucky Derby (G1). But that’s not all! Get bonus race-by-race analysis and betting suggestions for the entire Kentucky Derby card, PLUS bonus analysis for Friday’s Kentucky Oaks (G1)!

1Mo DonegalIrad Ortiz Jr.Todd Pletcher10/1
2Happy JackRafael BejaranoDoug O'Neill30/1
3EpicenterJoel RosarioSteve Asmussen7/2
4Summer Is TomorrowMikael BarzalonaBhupat Seemar30/1
5Smile HappyCorey LanerieKenny McPeek20/1
6MessierJohn VelazquezTim Yakteen8/1
7Crown PrideChristophe LemaireKoichi Shintani20/1
8Charge ItLuis SaezTodd Pletcher20/1
9Tiz the BombBrian Hernandez Jr.Kenny McPeek30/1
10ZandonFlavien PratChad Brown3/1
11Pioneer of MedinaJoe BravoTodd Pletcher30/1
12TaibaMike SmithTim Yakteen12/1
13SimplificationJose OrtizAntonio Sano30/1
14Barber RoadReylu GutierrezJohn Ortiz30/1
15White AbarrioTyler GaffalioneSaffie Joseph Jr.10/1
16CyberknifeFlorent GerouxBrad Cox20/1
17Classic CausewayJulien LeparouxBrian Lynch30/1
18Tawny PortRicardo Santana Jr.Brad Cox30/1
19ZozosManny FrancoBrad Cox20/1
20Ethereal RoadLuis ContrerasD. Wayne Lukas30/1
21 (AE)Rich StrikeSonny LeonEric Reed30/1
22 (AE)Rattle N RollJames GrahamKenny McPeek30/1
1Secret OathLuis SaezD. Wayne Lukas6/1
2NostalgicJose OrtizBill Mott15/1
3Hidden ConnectionReylu GutierrezBret Calhoun20/1
4NestIrad Ortiz Jr.Todd Pletcher5/2
5Goddess of FireJohn VelazquezTodd Pletcher15/1
6YuugiriFlorent GerouxRodolphe Brisset30/1
7Echo ZuluJoel RosarioSteve Asmussen4/1
8Venti ValentineTyler GaffalioneJorge Abreu20/1
9Desert DawnUmberto RispoliPhil D'Amato20/1
10Kathleen O.Javier CastellanoShug McGaughey7/2
11Cocktail MomentsCorey LanerieKenny McPeek30/1
12Candy RaidRafael BejaranoKeith Desormeaux30/1
13ShahamaFlavien PratTodd Pletcher15/1
14TurnerlooseManny FrancoBrad Cox20/1

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