On March 17, Churchill Downs Incorporated announced the 146th running of the Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve (G1) would be rescheduled from Saturday, May 2 to Saturday, Sept. 5 amid public health concerns in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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.

Top 20 2020 KENTUCKY DERBY PROSPECTS

Rank Horse Trainer Last Start Next Start
1Tiz the Law Barclay Tagg1st, Florida Derby (G1) at Gulfstream Park Belmont Stakes
2Charlatan Bob Baffert 1st, Arkansas Derby (G1) at Oaklawn Park Belmont Stakes
3Maxfield Brendan P. Walsh1st, Matt Winn Stakes (G3) at Churchill Downs???
4Authentic Bob Baffert 1st, San Felipe Stakes (G2) at Santa Anita Park Santa Anita Derby
5Honor A. P.John Shirreffs 2nd, San Felipe Stakes (G2) at Santa Anita Park Santa Anita Derby
6Ete Indien Patrick Biancone 3rd, Florida Derby (G1) at Gulfstream Park Haskell Stakes
7King GuillermoJ. C. Avila 2nd, Arkansas Derby (G1) at Oaklawn Park Kentucky Derby
8Sole Volante Patrick Biancone 2nd, Tampa Bay Derby (G2) at Tampa Bay DownsBelmont Stakes
9Enforceable Mark Casse 5th, Louisiana Derby (G2) at Fair Grounds ???
10BasinSteve Asmussen 2nd, Arkansas Derby (G1) at Oaklawn Park ???
11Wells BayouBrad Cox5th, Arkansas Derby (G1) at Oaklawn Park ???
12Modernist Bill Mott3rd, Louisiana Derby (G2) at Fair Grounds???
13Ny Traffic Saffie Joseph Jr. 2nd, Matt Winn Stakes (G3) at Churchill Downs???
14Gouverneur Morris Todd Pletcher 3rd, Arkansas Derby (G1) at Oaklawn Park Belmont Stakes
15ShivareeRalph Nicks2nd, Florida Derby (G1) at Gulfstream Park ???
16Mischevious AlexJohn Servis1st, Gotham Stakes (G3)???
17Max Player Linda Rice1st, Withers Stakes (G3) at Aqueduct Belmont Stakes
18Dr PostTodd Pletcher 1st, Unbridled Stakes at Gulfstream Park Belmont Stakes
19PneumaticSteve Asmussen3rd, Matt Winn Stakes (G3) at Churchill DownsMatt Winn Stakes
20Finnick the FierceRey Hernandez3rd, Arkansas Derby (G1) at Oaklawn Park Blue Grass Stakes
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2019-2020 ROAD TO THE KENTUCKY DERBY

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)

DATERACERACETRACKDISTANCEPOINTSWINNER
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)

DATERACERACETRACKDISTANCEPOINTSWINNER
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 Miles100-40-20-10Tiz the Law
May 2, 2020Arkansas Derby Div 1Oaklawn Park1 1/8 Miles100-40-20-10Charlatan
May 2, 2020Arkansas Derby Div 2Oaklawn Park1 1/8 Miles100-40-20-10Nadal
May 23, 2020Matt Winn Stakes Churchill Downs 1 1/16 Miles50-20-10-5Maxfield
June 6, 2020Santa Anita DerbySanta Anita Park1 1/8 Miles 100-40-20-10
June 20, 2020Belmont Stakes Belmont Park1 1/8 MIles150-60-30-15
June 27, 2020Ohio DerbyThistledown1 1/8 Miles20-8-4-2
July 4, 2020Los Alamitos DerbyLos Alamitos 1 1/8 Miles20-8-4-2
July 8, 2020Indiana DerbyIndiana Grand 1 1/16 Miles20-8-4-2
July 11, 2020Blue Grass StakesKeenealnd1 1/8 Miles100-40-20-10
July 18, 2020Haskel Invitational Monmouth Park1 1/8 Miles100-40-20-10
August 1, 2020Shared Belief StakesDel Mar1 1/16 Miles50-20-10-5
August 8, 2020Ellis Park DerbyEllis Park1 1/16 Miles50-20-10-5
August 15, 2020Pegasus StakesMonmouth Park1 1/16 Miles 20-8-4-2
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2019-20 European Road to the Kentucky Derby (7 races)

DATERACERACETRACKDISTANCEPOINTSWINNER
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

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

DATERACERACETRACKDISTANCEPOINTSWINNER
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 Miles40-16-8-4Herrschaft

(T) = Turf
(S) = Synthetic

LATEST KENTUCKY DERBY NEWS

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2020 KENTUCKY DERBY POINT STANDINGS

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

RANKHORSEPOINTSTRAINEROWNER
1Nadal150Bob BaffertGeorge Bolton, Arthur Hoyeau, Barry Lipman & Mark Mathiesen
2Tiz the Law122Barclay TaggSackatoga Stable
3Wells Bayou100Brad CoxLance Gasaway and Clint Gasaway
4Charlatan 100Bob Baffert SF Racing LLC (Gavin Murphy), Starlight Racing (Jack & Laurie Wolf), Madaket Stables LLC (Sol Kumin & Jason
Monteleone), Frederick Hertrich III, John D. Fielding and Golconda Stables (Ben Goldberg & Elliot Friman)
5King Guillermo 90Juan Carlos AvilaPam and Martin Wygood
6Ete Indien74Patrick BianconeLinda Shanahan, Sanford Bacon, Dream With Me Stable Inc., Horse France America, D P Racing LLC (Deron Pearson) & Patrick L. Biancone Racing LLC
7Modernist 70Bill MottPam & Martin Wygod
8Ny Traffic 70Saffie Joseph Jr. John Fanelli, Cash is King LLC, LC Racing, and Paul Braverman
9Maxfield60Brendan WalshGodolphin, LLC
10Authentic 60Bob BaffertSF Racing LLC, Starlight Racing, Madaket Stables LLC, Hertrich, III, Frederick,
11Mr. Monomoy 52Brad CoxMadaket Stables LLC (Sol Kumin & Jason Monteleone), Michael Dubb & Doheny Racing Stable (Michael Doheny)
12Basin50Steve AsmussenJackpot Farm
13Mischevious Alex50John ServisCash is King LLC (Chuck Zacney et al) & LC Racing LLC (Glenn Bennett)
14Shivaree40Ralph Nicks
15Gouverneur Morris34Todd PletcherTeam Valor International and WinStar Farm LLC
16Enforceable33Mark CasseJohn C. Oxley
17Storm the Court32Peter EurtonDavid A Bernsen LLC, Exline-Border Racing LLC, Hudock, Dan and Wilson, Susanna
18Sole Volante 30Patrick BianconeReeves Thoroughbred Racing, Biancone, Andie and Limelight Stables Corp.
19Major Fed30Greg Foley Lloyd Madison Farms IV LLC
20Thousand Words25Bob Baffert Albaugh Family Stables and Spendthrift LLC
21Finnick the Fierce25Rey Hernandez Monge, Arnaldo and Hernandez, Rey
22Silver Prospector 21Steve Asmussen Orr, Ed and Orr, Susie
-Field Pass20Mike Maker Three Diamonds Farm
23Excession 20Steve AsmussenCalumet Farm
24Honor A.P.20John ShirreffsC R K Stable LLC
25Candy Tycoon20Todd Pletcher Mathis Stable LLC
26Untitled 20Mark CasseGary Barber and Michael B. Sebastian
27Shotski 19Jeremiah O'DwyerWachtel Stable, Barber, Gary, Pantofel Stable and Karty, Mike
28Farmington Road15Todd Pletcher Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners (Aron Wellman), Chrysalis Stables LLC (Stephanie Clark) & Robert V. LaPenta
29Attachment Rate15Dale RomansJim Bakke and Gerald Isbister
30Independence Hall14Michael J. TrombettaWoodford Thoroughbreds
31Silver State 14Steve Asmussen Winchell Thoroughbreds LLC and Willis Horton Racing LLC
32Azul Coast 14Bob Baffert Watson, Karl, Pegram, Michael E. and Weitman, Paul
33Shoplifted 13Steve Asmussen Grandview Equine, Cheyenne Stables, LLC and LNJ Foxwoods
34Anneau d'Or12Blaine D. WrightPeter Redekop B. C., Ltd.
35Eight Rings10Bob BaffertSF Racing LLC, Starlight Racing, Madaket Stables LLC, Hertrich, III, Frederick,
36Dennis' Moment10Dale RomansAlbaugh Family Stables LLC
37Gold Street 10Steve Asmussen Mike McCarty
38Max Player 10Linda RiceGeorge E. Hall
39As Seen On Tv10Kelly BreenScreen Door Stables LLC
40Pneumatic10Steve AsmussenWinchell Thoroughbreds LLC
-Texas Swing 10Todd Pletcher Harrell Ventures LLC
41Wrecking Crew 10Peter MillerRockingham Ranch and David A Bernsen LLC
42Three Technique 9Jeremiah Englehart August Dawn Farm (Bill Parcels)
43Invader8Wesley WardGrandview Equine, Cheyenne Stables LLC & LNJ Foxwoods
44Ajaaweed7Kiaran McLaughlinShadwell Stable
45Scabbard6Eddie KenneallyJoseph W. Sutton
46Answer In 6Brad CoxLaPenta, Robert V. and Madaket Stables LLC
47Relentless Dancer 5Mike MakerParadise Farms Corp. (Peter Proscia), Terry Raymond & Jana Wagner
48Montauk Traffic 5Linda RiceChris Fountoukis
49Mailman Money5Bret CalhounAllied Racing Stable LLC
50Green Light Go4Jimmy JerkensStronach Stables
51High Velocity 4Bob Baffert West, Gary and Mary
52American Theorem4George PapaprodromouKretz Racing LLC
53Fancy Liquor4Mike MakerSkychai Racing LLC & Sand Dollar Stable LLC
54Royal Act 4Peter EurtonCRK Stable LLC
55Prince of Pharoahs 3Linda RiceBilinski, Darlene and Patten, Harry
56Bourbon Bay 3Mark Hennig Bourbon Lane Stable (J. Hill, M. McMahon), Seidman Stables LLC and Lake Lonely Racing
57Big City Bob2Jorge Duarte Jr.Colts Neck Stables LLC
58Chase Tracker 2Todd Pletcher St. Elias Stable
59Portos 2Todd Pletcher Wertheimer & Frere (Alain & Gerard Wertheimer)
60Toledo2Chad BrownJuddmonte Farms Inc.
61Zimba Warrior2Keith DesormeauxMarquis, Charles K. and Marquis, Cynthia F.
62Halo Again 2Steve AsmussenWinchell Thoroughbreds LLC & Willis Horton Racing LLC
63Jungle Runner 1Steve AsmussenCalumet Farm
64Monday Morning Qb1"Butch" Reid Jr. Cash is King LLC (Chuck Zacney et al) & LC Racing LLC (Glenn Bennett)
65Informative 1Uriah St. LewisUriah St. Lewis
66Letmeno 1Ian WilkesRandall L. Bloch and Six Column Stables, LLC, et al
67Taishan 1Richard Baltas Nguyen, Calvin and Tran, Joey
68Tiz Rye Time1Ian Wilkes Bourbon Lane Stable (J. Hill, M. McMahon), Massey, Cleber J. and Gladden, Jim
69Tizamagician 1Richard MandellaMyracehorse.com and Spendthrift Farm LLC

European Road to the Kentucky Derby

RANKHORSEPOINTSTRAINEROWNER
-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

RANKHORSEPOINTSTRAINEROWNER
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.

2020 KENTUCKY DERBY FUTURE WAGER

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 (CLOSED)
Kentucky Derby Future Wager Pool 4

Following the announcement of the rescheduled Kentucky Derby, Churchill Downs received permission from the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission to host additional KDFW pools this summer. The dates are pending.

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2019 KENTUCKY DERBY RESULTS AND PAYOUTS

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.

#HORSEJOCKEYTRAINERWINPLACESHOW
20Country HouseFlavien PratBill Mott132.4056.6024.60
13Code of HonorJohn VelazquezShug McGaughey15.209.80
8TacitusJose OrtizBill Mott5.60
WAGER TYPENUMBERSPAYOFFPOOLCARRYOVER
$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