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Kentucky Derby Contenders


2014 Kentucky Derby Contenders

Get ready to celebrate the fastest two minutes in sports. The Road to the Derby schedule has started and we are on the way to determining the contenders for the 140th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky. Derby odds to win are posted here at All Horse Racing so horse racing fans can get a head start on establishing a solid betting strategy before the other horse betting sites. Bet on contenders during the Road to the Roses to get the best opportunity to lock in huge odds well before the competition.

Kentucky Derby Points Standings

As the Road to the Kentucky Derby progresses, we will pay close attention to the Kentucky Derby Points Standings while providing daily updates about all of the best 2 year old horses in North America. Only 20 horses are able to enter the starting gate for the Fastest Two Minutes in Sports but many more will compete for a spot.

Road to the Kentucky Derby Handicapping

Be sure to read up on our expansive selection of Road to the Kentucky Derby handicapping tips and updates including Road to the Roses Race Recaps, Derby Prep Horses to Watch, Contender Profiles, Notable Works, Winning Speed Figures , Injury Reports, News & Notes and more! All Horse Racing offers more Kentucky Derby horse racing information than any site making it a fasters, easier and better place to bet on the 2014 Kentucky Derby.

What is the Also Eligible Rule?

The AE or Also Eligible rule comes in to effect in the event of a scratched horse in the days or weeks before the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs . For example, in 2011 Uncle Mo was scratched by trainer Todd Pletcher for Kentucky Derby 137th; under the new rules the next highest points earner which was Sway Away. This ensures that the Kentucky Derby will always run a full 20 horse field going forward.

Bet on the Kentucky Derby

When you bet on the Kentucky Derby, be sure to pay attention to any horses that are early scratches and know who the possible Also-Eligible horses are according to their Kentucky Derby Points System.

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2014 Kentucky Derby Contenders

Rank Contenders Points Trainer Owner
1 California Chrome 150 Art Sherman Coburn, Steven and Martin, Perry
2 Vicar's in Trouble 120 Mike Maker Ramsey, Kenneth L. and Sarah K.
3 Dance With Fate 108 Peter Eurton Alesia, Sharon, Bran Jam Stable and Ciaglia Racing LLC
4 Wicked Strong 102 Jimmy Jerkens Centennial Farms
5 Samraat 100 Rick Violette Jr. My Meadowview Farm
6 Danza 100 Todd Pletcher Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners
7 Hoppertunity 95 Bob Baffert Watson, Karl, Pegram, Michael E. and Weitman, Paul
8 Intense Holiday 93 Todd Pletcher Starlight Racing
9 Wildcat Red 90 Jose Garrofalo Honors Stable Corp.
10 We Miss Artie 60 Todd Pletcher Ramsey, Kenneth L. and Sarah K.
11 Ride On Curlin 55 Billy Gowan Daniel J. Dougherty
12 Chitu 54 Bob Baffert Tanma Corporation
13 Tapiture 52 Steven Asmussen Ron Winchell
14 Ring Weekend 50 Graham Motion St. Elias Stable and West Point Thoroughbreds
15 General a Rod 40 Mike Maker J. Armando Rodriguez
16 Medal Count 40 Dale Romans Spendthrift Farm LLC
17 Candy Boy 30 John Sadler C R K Stable
18 Uncle Sigh 24 Gary Contessa Wounded Warrior Stables and Robertson, Anthony C.
19 Vinceremos 20 Todd Pletcher WinStar Farm LLC and Twin Creeks Racing Stables, LLC
20 Harry's Holiday 20 Mike Maker Skychai Racing LLC, Raymond, Terry and Wagner, Jana