Close menu

Road to the 2018 Kentucky Derby

Racing Dudes Fantasy League Update: Team Welch Takes Home the Crown

Racing Dudes Fantasy League Update: Team Welch Takes Home the Crown

“He’s just immortal” is the now-famous line used by Larry Collmus to describe Justify as he crossed the finish line last Saturday in the Belmont Stakes. Justify indeed did become immortal that day, but he is not the only one. Team Welch also achieved immortality, as the win secured him… Read More

Racing Dudes Fantasy Update: Belmont Stakes Report

Racing Dudes Fantasy Update: Belmont Stakes Report

The Belmont Stakes field has been changing rapidly over the past few days, and it is directly influencing the fantasy league. There is no doubt that Team Welch is still the heavy favorite to win the league with Justify poised to win the Triple Crown. However, if he falters, there… Read More

Racing Dudes Fantasy League Update: Welch Soars to the Lead

Racing Dudes Fantasy League Update: Welch Soars to the Lead

“Give me Justifyyyyyyyy!” Jared Welch’s famous final line to win the rap battle way back in early March led to him receiving the number-one pick in the Racing Dudes Fantasy League’s first claiming period, and the rest was history! Justify is now one win away from becoming the 13th Triple… Read More

( Content Continues Below Ad )
Why Justify Won the Kentucky Derby

Why Justify Won the Kentucky Derby

Each Kentucky Derby unfolds in its own unique way. We may try to compare Derbies of yesteryear to those of the present day, but each has its own idiosyncratic attributes. Still, the Derby’s rich history lends itself naturally to comparisons that put great performances in context. The 144th running of… Read More

Racing Dudes Fantasy League Update: Justify Rolls in the Derby

Racing Dudes Fantasy League Update: Justify Rolls in the Derby

The 144th Kentucky Derby is in the books, and with it, the fantasy league has had movement in the standings. Team Welch is now a prime contender to win after Justify stormed home in a driving rain storm to win the Derby. However, Team Magic still has the lead by… Read More

Justify Wins 144th Kentucky Derby

Justify Wins 144th Kentucky Derby

LOUISVILLE, KY – The 136-year wait is over. Justify put forth a resounding effort to win the 144th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs. In doing so, Justify became the first horse since Apollo in 1882 to win the Run for the Roses while not having raced once as a… Read More

( Content Continues Below Ad )
Kentucky Derby Preview: Will the Curse be Lifted?

Kentucky Derby Preview: Will the Curse be Lifted?

After months of anticipation, it’s finally Kentucky Derby time! The 1 1/4-mile event will kick off the Triple Crown series as the centerpiece of Saturday’s 14-race program and will go as the 12th race with a 6:46 p.m ET. First post time for Saturday is 10:30 a.m., and there will… Read More

2018 Kentucky Derby Pace Thesis & Picks

2018 Kentucky Derby Pace Thesis & Picks

“The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports” is analyzed and prognosticated for thousands of hours. With 20 horses breaking from the Kentucky Derby starting gate each year, the possible permutations are astronomical in terms of the different scenarios in which the race will be run and won. Luckily for you,… Read More

Kentucky Derby: Five Horses to BLOW UP the Tote!

Kentucky Derby: Five Horses to BLOW UP the Tote!

Let’s talk about the golden goose of the Kentucky Derby, the superfecta! Before we dive in, here’s a quick look at the last five race winners, the odds, and the $2 superfecta payouts: 2013: Orb, 5-1, $57,084 2014: California Chrome, 5-2, $15,384 2015: American Pharoah, 5-2, $1,268 2016: Nyquist, 2-1,… Read More

Latest

Top Payouts

Emerald Downs $3,023.40
June 23, 2021 Race 3 Superfecta
Emerald Downs $1,985.40
June 23, 2021 Race 1-4 Pick 4
Emerald Downs $1,645.00
June 23, 2021 Race 3-5 Pick 3
Thistledown $914.80
June 23, 2021 Race 5 Superfecta
Emerald Downs $629.00
June 23, 2021 Race 2-4 Pick 3

Looking to cash in big?

Get Racing Dudes Premium

Join the Inner Circle

Be the first to access our daily free and premium picks, articles, podcasts, and more!