On Saturday, May 2, 2020, the Kentucky Derby (G1) Presented by Woodford Reserve, a 1 ¼-mile classic for 3-year-old Thoroughbreds, will be ran at the historic Churchill Downs for the 146th consecutive year.

No matter if you’re looking for 2020 Kentucky Derby contenders, entries, odds, 2019 results and payouts, news, Kentucky Derby prep race schedule, point standings and leaderboard, past performances, 2020 Kentucky Derby Trail Tracker, Kentucky Derby Future Wager odds, picks and tips, or handicapping advice, you will have the most updated information here.


Rank Horse Trainer Last Start Next Start
1Charlatan Bob Baffert 1st, Allowance at Santa Anita ???
2Tiz the Law Barclay Tagg1st, Holy Bull Stakes (G3) at Gulfstream ParkFlorida Derby (G1) at Gulfstream Park
3Nadal Bob Baffert 1st, Rebel Stakes (G2) at Oaklawn Park ???
4Authentic Bob Baffert 1st, San Felipe Stakes (G2) at Santa Anita Park Santa Anita Derby (G1) at Santa Anita
5Ete Indien Patrick Biancone 1st, Fountain of Youth (G2) at Gulfstream Park Florida Derby (G1) at Gulfstream Park
6Honor A. P.John Shirreffs 2nd, San Felipe Stakes (G2) at Santa Anita Park Santa Anita Derby (G1) at Santa Anita
7Sole Volante Patrick Biancone 2nd, Tampa Bay Derby (G2) at Tampa Bay Downs???
8Gouverneur Morris Todd Pletcher 1st, Allowance Race at Tampa Bay Downs Florida Derby (G1) at Gulfstream Park
9Independence Hall Michael J. Trombetta2nd, Sam F. Davis Stakes (G3) at Tampa Bay DownsFlorida Derby (G1) at Gulfstream Park
10Wells BayouBrad Cox1st, Louisiana Derby (G2) at Fair Grounds ???
11Maxfield Brendan P. Walsh1st, Breeders' Futurity (G1) at Keeneland ???
12King GuillermoJ. C. Avila 1st, Tampa Bay Derby (G2) at Tampa Bay Downs???
13Basin Steve Asmussen 3rd, Rebel Stakes (G1) at Saratoga ???
14Storm the CourtPeter Eurton 3rd, San Felipe Stakes (G2) at Santa Anita Santa Anita Derby (G1) at Santa Anita
15Enforceable Mark Casse 5th, Louisiana Derby (G2) at Fair Grounds ???
16Max Player Linda Rice1st, Withers Stakes (G3) at Aqueduct ???
17Silver Prospector Steve Asmussen 6th, Rebel Stakes (G3) at Oaklawn Park ???
18Modernist Bill Mott3rd, Louisiana Derby (G2) at Fair Grounds???
19Mischevious AlexJohn Servis1st, Gotham Stakes (G3) at Aqueduct ???
20Thousand WordsBob Baffert 4th, San Felipe Stakes (G2) at Santa Anita ???
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The Kentucky Derby 146 field is based on a tiered point system in select races throughout the world. See below for the entire schedule of Kentucky Derby prep races.

2019-20 Kentucky Derby Prep Season (19 races)

Sep 14, 2019IroquoisChurchill Downs1 1/16 Miles10-4-2-1Dennis' Moment
Sep 27, 2019American Pharoah Santa Anita1 1/16 Miles10-4-2-1Eight Rings
Oct 5, 2019Breeders’ FuturityKeeneland1 1/16 Miles10-4-2-1Maxfield
Oct 5, 2019ChampagneBelmont Park1 Mile10-4-2-1Tiz the Law
Nov 1, 2019Breeders’ Cup JuvenileSanta Anita1 1/16 Miles20-8-4-2Storm the Court
Nov 30, 2019Kentucky Jockey ClubChurchill Downs1 1/16 Miles10-4-2-1Silver Prospector
Dec 7, 2019RemsenAqueduct1 1/8 Miles10-4-2-1Shotski
Dec 7, 2019Los Alamitos FuturityLos Alamitos1 1/16 Miles10-4-2-1Thousand Words
Dec 15, 2019Springboard MileRemington Park1 Mile10-4-2-1Shoplifted
Jan 1, 2020JeromeAqueduct1 Mile10-4-2-1Independence Hall
Jan 4, 2020ShamSanta Anita1 Mile10-4-2-1Authentic
Jan 18, 2020LecomteFair Grounds1 1/16 Miles10-4-2-1Enforceable
Jan 24, 2020Smarty JonesOaklawn Park1 Mile10-4-2-1Gold Street
Feb 1, 2020Robert B. LewisSanta Anita1 1/16 Miles10-4-2-1Thousand Words
Feb 1, 2020WithersAqueduct1 1/8 Miles10-4-2-1Max Player
Feb 1, 2020Holy BullGulfstream Park1 1/16 Miles10-4-2-1Tiz the Law
Feb 8, 2020Sam F. DavisTampa Bay Downs1 1/16 Miles10-4-2-1Sole Volante
Feb 15, 2020El Camino Real DerbyGolden Gate1 1/8 Miles (S)10-4-2-1Azul Coast
Feb 17, 2020SouthwestOaklawn Park1 1/16 Miles10-4-2-1Silver Prospector

2020 Kentucky Derby Championship Series (16 races)

Feb 15, 2020Risen Star (Division 1)Fair Grounds1 1/8 Miles50-20-10-5Mr. Monomoy
Feb 15, 2020Risen Star (Division 2)Fair Grounds1 1/8 Miles50-20-10-5Modernist
Feb 29, 2020Fountain of YouthGulfstream Park1 1/16 Miles50-20-10-5Ete Indien
Mar 7, 2020GothamAqueduct1 Mile50-20-10-5Mischevious Alex
Mar 7, 2020Tampa Bay DerbyTampa Bay Downs1 1/16 Miles50-20-10-5King Guillermo
Mar 7, 2020San FelipeSanta Anita1 1/16 Miles50-20-10-5Authentic
Mar 14, 2020Jeff Ruby Steaks Turfway Park1 1/8 Miles (S)20-8-4-2Field Pass
Mar 14, 2020RebelOaklawn Park1 1/16 Miles50-20-10-5Nadal
Mar 21, 2020Louisiana DerbyFair Grounds1 3/16 Miles100-40-20-10Wells Bayou
Mar 28, 2020Florida DerbyGulfstream Park1 1/8 Miles100-40-20-10N/A
Apr 4, 2020Santa Anita DerbySanta Anita1 1/8 Miles100-40-20-10N/A
May 2, 2020Arkansas DerbyOaklawn Park1 1/8 Miles100-40-20-10N/A
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2019-20 European Road to the Kentucky Derby (7 races)

Sep 28, 2019Juddmonte Royal LodgeNewmarket (GB)1 Mile (T)10-4-2-1Royal Dornoch
Sep 28, 2019BeresfordCurragh1 Mile (T)10-4-2-1Innisfree (IRE)
Oct 6, 2019Qatar Prix Jean-Luc LagardèreLongchamp 1 Mile (T)10-4-2-1Victor Ludorum (GB)
Oct 26, 2019Vertem Futurity TrophyDoncaster1 Mile (T)10-4-2-1Kameko
Feb 28, 2020Patton (Listed)Dundalk1 Mile (S)20-8-4-2Crossfirehurricane
Mar 4, 2020Road to the Kentucky Derby Condition StakesKempton Park1 Mile (S)20-8-4-2Charles
Apr 2, 2020Cardinal Condition StakesChelmsford City1 Mile (S)30-12-6-3N/A

2019-20 Japan Road to the Kentucky Derby (4 races)

Nov 23, 2019Cattleya ShoTokyo Racecourse1 Mile10-4-2-1Dieu du Vin (JPN)
Dec 18, 2019Zen-Nippon Nisai YushunKawasaki1 Mile20-8-4-2Vacation
Feb 23, 2020HyacinthTokyo Racecourse1 Mile30-12-6-3Cafe Pharoah
Mar 28, 2020FukuyruNakayama
1 1/8 Miles40-16-8-4N/A

(T) = Turf
(S) = Synthetic


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Leaderboard for qualifying points to the 2020 Kentucky Derby. Points are earned by the top four finishers in designated qualifying Kentucky Derby prep races listed above. The Kentucky Derby field is reserved for the top 20 point earners. Two positions in the Kentucky Derby starting gate – one from Japan and one from Europe – will be extended to the horse that accrues the most points in their respective series.

America Road to the Kentucky Derby

1Wells Bayou100Brad CoxLance Gasaway and Clint Gasaway
2Modernist 70Bill MottPam & Martin Wygod
3Authentic 60Bob BaffertSF Racing LLC, Starlight Racing, Madaket Stables LLC, Hertrich, III, Frederick,
4Ete Indien54Patrick BianconeLinda Shanahan, Sanford Bacon, Dream With Me Stable Inc., Horse France America, D P Racing LLC (Deron Pearson) & Patrick L. Biancone Racing LLC
5Nadal50Bob BaffertGeorge Bolton, Arthur Hoyeau, Barry Lipman & Mark Mathiesen
6Mischevious Alex50John ServisCash is King LLC (Chuck Zacney et al) & LC Racing LLC (Glenn Bennett)
7Ny Traffic 50Saffie Joseph Jr. John Fanelli, Cash is King LLC, LC Racing, and Paul Braverman
8King Guillermo 50Juan Carlos AvilaPam and Martin Wygood
9Enforceable33Mark CasseJohn C. Oxley
10Storm the Court32Peter EurtonDavid A Bernsen LLC, Exline-Border Racing LLC, Hudock, Dan and Wilson, Susanna
11Sole Volante 30Patrick BianconeReeves Thoroughbred Racing, Biancone, Andie and Limelight Stables Corp.
12Major Fed30Greg Foley Lloyd Madison Farms IV LLC
13Thousand Words25Bob Baffert Albaugh Family Stables and Spendthrift LLC
14Tiz the Law22Barclay TaggSackatoga Stable
15Silver Prospector 21Steve Asmussen Orr, Ed and Orr, Susie
-Field Pass20Mike Maker Three Diamonds Farm
16Excession 20Steve AsmussenCalumet Farm
17Honor A.P.20John ShirreffsC R K Stable LLC
18Candy Tycoon20Todd Pletcher Mathis Stable LLC
19Untitled 20Mark CasseGary Barber and Michael B. Sebastian
20Shotski 19Jeremiah O'DwyerWachtel Stable, Barber, Gary, Pantofel Stable and Karty, Mike
21Independence Hall14Michael J. TrombettaWoodford Thoroughbreds
22Silver State 14Steve Asmussen Winchell Thoroughbreds LLC and Willis Horton Racing LLC
23Azul Coast 14Bob Baffert Watson, Karl, Pegram, Michael E. and Weitman, Paul
24Shoplifted 13Steve Asmussen Grandview Equine, Cheyenne Stables, LLC and LNJ Foxwoods
25Anneau d'Or12Blaine D. WrightPeter Redekop B. C., Ltd.
26Maxfield10Brendan WalshGodolphin, LLC
27Basin10Steve AsmussenJackpot Farm
28Eight Rings10Bob BaffertSF Racing LLC, Starlight Racing, Madaket Stables LLC, Hertrich, III, Frederick,
29Dennis' Moment10Dale RomansAlbaugh Family Stables LLC
30Gold Street 10Steve Asmussen Mike McCarty
31Max Player 10Linda RiceGeorge E. Hall
32As Seen On Tv10Kelly BreenScreen Door Stables LLC
33Ny Traffic 10Saffie Joseph Jr.John Fanelli, Cash is King LLC, LC Racing & Paul Braverman
34Attachment Rate10Dale RomansJim Bakke and Gerald Isbister
-Texas Swing 10Todd Pletcher Harrell Ventures LLC
35Three Technique 9Jeremiah Englehart August Dawn Farm (Bill Parcels)
36Invader8Wesley WardGrandview Equine, Cheyenne Stables LLC & LNJ Foxwoods
37Ajaaweed7Kiaran McLaughlinShadwell Stable
38Scabbard6Eddie KenneallyJoseph W. Sutton
39Answer In 6Brad CoxLaPenta, Robert V. and Madaket Stables LLC
40Relentless Dancer 5Mike MakerParadise Farms Corp. (Peter Proscia), Terry Raymond & Jana Wagner
41Wrecking Crew 5Peter MillerRockingham Ranch and David A Bernsen LLC
42Montauk Traffic 5Linda RiceChris Fountoukis
43Finnick the Fierce5Rey Hernandez Monge, Arnaldo and Hernandez, Rey
44Mailman Money5Bret CalhounAllied Racing Stable LLC
45Farmington Road5Todd Pletcher Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners (Aron Wellman), Chrysalis Stables LLC (Stephanie Clark) & Robert V. LaPenta
46Green Light Go4Jimmy JerkensStronach Stables
47Wells Bayou4Brad CoxLance Gasaway & Clint Gasaway
48Gouverneur Morris4Todd PletcherTeam Valor International and WinStar Farm LLC
49High Velocity 4Bob Baffert West, Gary and Mary
50American Theorem4George PapaprodromouKretz Racing LLC
51Fancy Liquor4Mike MakerSkychai Racing LLC & Sand Dollar Stable LLC
52Royal Act 4Peter EurtonCRK Stable LLC
53Prince of Pharoahs 3Linda RiceBilinski, Darlene and Patten, Harry
54Bourbon Bay 3Mark Hennig Bourbon Lane Stable (J. Hill, M. McMahon), Seidman Stables LLC and Lake Lonely Racing
55Big City Bob2Jorge Duarte Jr.Colts Neck Stables LLC
56Chase Tracker 2Todd Pletcher St. Elias Stable
57Portos 2Todd Pletcher Wertheimer & Frere (Alain & Gerard Wertheimer)
58Toledo2Chad BrownJuddmonte Farms Inc.
59Zimba Warrior2Keith DesormeauxMarquis, Charles K. and Marquis, Cynthia F.
60Halo Again 2Steve AsmussenWinchell Thoroughbreds LLC & Willis Horton Racing LLC
61Jungle Runner 1Steve AsmussenCalumet Farm
62Monday Morning Qb1"Butch" Reid Jr. Cash is King LLC (Chuck Zacney et al) & LC Racing LLC (Glenn Bennett)
63Informative 1Uriah St. LewisUriah St. Lewis
64Letmeno 1Ian WilkesRandall L. Bloch and Six Column Stables, LLC, et al
65Taishan 1Richard Baltas Nguyen, Calvin and Tran, Joey
66Tiz Rye Time1Ian Wilkes Bourbon Lane Stable (J. Hill, M. McMahon), Massey, Cleber J. and Gladden, Jim
67Tizamagician 1Richard MandellaMyracehorse.com and Spendthrift Farm LLC

European Road to the Kentucky Derby

-Crossfirehurricane 20Joseph O’BrienScott C. Heider
-Chase (GER)20Jane Chapple-HyamY. H. Yue
-Kameko14Andrew BaldingQatar Racing Limited
-Innisfree (IRE)14Aidan O'BrienDerrick Smith, Mrs. John Magnier, Michael Tabor & Mrs. A.M. O’Brien
-Victor Ludorum (GB)10Andre FabreGodolphin LLC
1Royal Dornoch (IRE)10Aidan O'BrienDerrick Smith, Mrs. John Magnier, Michael Tabor
2Choice of Mine (AUS)8Joseph O’BrienCharles E. Fipke
-Berlin Tango (GB)8Andrew Balding George Strawbridge
-Alson (GER)4J.P. CarvalhoGestut Schlenderhan
3Shekhem (IRE)4Dermot WeldH.H. Aga Khan
-Orchid Gardens (IRE)4Michael HalfordWendy O’Leary
4New World Tapestry4Aidan O'BrienMichael Tabor, Derrick Smith, Mrs. John Magnier & Flaxman Stables (Stavros Niarchos)
-Year Of The Tiger (IRE)3Aidan O'BrienDerrick Smith, Mrs. John Magnier, Michael Tabor & Flaxman Stables
-Armory (IRE)2Aidan O'BrienMrs. John Magnier, Michael Tabor & Derrick Smith
-Iberia (IRE)2Aidan O'BrienMichael Tabor, Derrick Smith & Mrs. John Magnier
-Gold Maze (GB)2Jessica HarringtonThe Long Wait Partnership
-Dutch Admiral (GB)2C. W. J. FarrellSwipe Right Syndicate
-Naval Commander (GB)2Robyn BrislandJackie Cornwell & Partner
-Mogul (GB)1Aidan O'BrienMichael Tabor & Derrick Smith & Mrs John Magnier
-Ecrivain (FR)1Carlos Laffon-PariasWertheimer & Frere
-Camorra (IRE)1Ger LyonsSimon Kwok

Japan Road to the Kentucky Derby

1Cafe Pharoah30Noriyuki HoriKoichi Nishikawa
2Vacation (JPN)20K. TakatsukiMasahiro Okishi
3Tagano Beauty (JPN)12Masato NishizonoRyoji Yagi
4Dieu du Vin (JPN)10Y. Kato Three H Racing Co. Ltd.
-Iolite (JPN)8Yoshinori MutoYuki Dendo
5Yaugau (JPN)6Naosuke SugaiG Riviere・Racing Co. Ltd.
-T's Dunk (JPN)4Kato SShonan Co. Ltd.
-Shonan Mario (JPN)4Kato SShonan Co. Ltd.
6Longonot (JPN)3Mizuki TakayanagiGodolphin
-Meisho Tensui (JPN)2N. MoritaNoboru Miyamoto
7Daimei Corrida (JPN)2N. MoritaNoboru Miyamoto
-Aurora Tesoro1Y. HatakeyamaRyotokuji Kenji Holdings Co. Ltd.


Placing a Kentucky Derby Future Wager gives you the opportunity to lock down horses that you think will be in the Kentucky Derby starting gate, but usually at a much better price than what you would see on Kentucky Derby Day because the field is still unknown.

The dates and results for the 2020 Kentucky Derby Future Wager are:

November 28-December 1, 2019 (CLOSED)
Kentucky Derby Future Wager Pool 1 

November 28-December 1, 2019 (CLOSED)
Kentucky Derby Sire Wager 

February 7-9, 2020 (CLOSED)
Kentucky Derby Future Wager Pool 2

March 6-8, 2020 (CLOSED)
Kentucky Derby Future Wager Pool 3

March 6-8, 2020 (CLOSED)
Kentucky Oaks Future Wager Pool 1

March 6-8, 2020 (CLOSED)
Kentucky Oaks/Derby Double Future Wager

April 3-5, 2020
Kentucky Derby Future Wager Pool 4

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Kentucky Derby Picks

Race Recap/Replay

On Saturday, May 4, 2019, America’s most storied sporting event rewrote its own history on Saturday when the 65/1 longshot Country House was named the first-ever winner via disqualification of the Kentucky Derby (G1) Presented by Woodford Reserve at Churchill Downs. Maximum Security, who crossed the finish line first, was taken down via DQ after a 22 minute review, and placed 17th.

Country House’s win was his first since breaking his maiden at Gulfstream Park on January 17 at third asking. The 3-year-old son of Lookin At Lucky record now stands at 7-2-2-1 with $2,120,175 earned for breeder Mrs. J. V. Shields, Jr., and co-owners E. J. M. McFadden, Jr., and LNJ Foxwoods. The win the first for trainer Bill Mott and jockey Flavien Prat.

Get results and payouts to the 2019 Kentucky Derby below. Also, click the link to download our 35-page Inside Track to the Kentucky Derby wagering guide. These wagering guides are included at least once a month as part of our premium picks packages.

20Country HouseFlavien PratBill Mott132.4056.6024.60
13Code of HonorJohn VelazquezShug McGaughey15.209.80
8TacitusJose OrtizBill Mott5.60
$0.50 Pick 37-12-20 (3 Correct)$638.80$1,512,379
$0.50 Pick 3Oaks/Forester/Derby 13-12-20 (3 Correct)$2,072.65$686,826
$0.50 Pick 43-7-12-20 (4 Correct)$11,325.65$4,091,771
$0.50 Pick 52/8-3-7-12-20 (5 Correct)$72,317.60$3,980,809
$2.00 Pick 6Oaks/Derby P6 1-13-3-8-12-20 (5 Correct)$67,936.00$479,561
$0.20 Pick 6 Jackpot4-2/8-3-7-12-20 (6 Correct)$271,869.82$1,066,333$137,594
$1.00 Daily Double12-20$121.40$1,399,396
$1.00 Daily DoubleOaks/Derby 13-20$1,290.50$2,832,209
$2.00 Exacta20-13$3,009.60$25,969,517
$0.50 Trifecta20-13-8$5,737.65$34,688,427
$1.00 Superfecta20-13-8-5$51,400.10$16,581,163
$1.00 Super High Five20-13-8-5-16$544,185.90$644,420