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Kentucky Derby Betting

Kentucky Derby Contenders Notable Works

Kentucky Derby Workouts

Candy Boy: 4/ 26 - Trainer John Sadler's Candy Ride colt breezed 5f in 1:00.80 (5/69) over Churchill Downs' fast course with his Kentucky Derby jockey, Gary Stevens, in the irons.

Dance With Fate: 4/26 - The G1 Blue Grass S. champ had his final Kentucky Derby work, going 4f handily in 47.00 (2/62) on fast dirt at Santa Anita.

Intense Holiday: 4/27 - Starlight Racing's son of Harlan's Holiday breezed 4f in 48.60 (7/59) over a fast surface at Churchill Downs under Johnny Velazquez, easily pulling away from stablemate We Miss Artie.

Medal Count: 4/26 - The Dale Romans trainee had his 1 st work since clinching a Derby spot with a runner-up effort in the Blue Grass S., breezing 6f in 1:13.00 (1/3) on a fast Churchill Downs oval.

Pablo Del Monte: 4/25 - The Blue Grass S. show finisher, who still needs a defection to draw into the Kentucky Derby field, breezed 6f over Keeneland's fast all weather main track in 1:11.20 (1/6).

Wicked Strong: 4/25 - The G1 Wood Memorial S. hero had his final work before shipping to Louisville, a 7F breeze in 1:27.11 (1/1) on a fast Belmont Park dirt training track.

California Chrome: 4/19 - The probable Kentucky Derby favorite worked 4f handily over fast dirt at Los Alamitos in 47.80 (8/29).

Hoppertunity: 4/28 - Trainer Bob Baffert's G2 Rebel S. champ worked 5f handily in 1:00.20 (10/64) on Santa Anita's fast surface.

Samraat: 4/18 - My Meadowview Farm's homebred dual graded stakes winner had his 1 st work since finishing 2 nd in the G1 Wood Memorial, breezing 4f in 49.12 (8/19) over a fast Belmont Park course.

Shared Belief: 4/20 - The unbeaten 2-year-old champion continued working towards a return, exercising 3f handily in 35.80 (2/27) on the fast all weather main track at Golden Gate Fields.

Social Inclusion: 4/16 - The G1 Wood Memorial S. show finisher breezed 3f in 35.04 (2/10) on a muddy Gulfstream Park oval as his connections hoped for enough defections to get a spot in the Kentucky Derby gate.

We Miss Artie: 4/20 - Conditioner Todd Pletcher's G3 Spiral S. hero continued preparations for the Kentucky Derby with a 5f breeze on fast dirt at Palm Meadows in 1:01.00 (1/2).

Bay of Plenty: 4/12 - Darley Stable's homebred maiden winner breezed 4f in 51.04 (36/41) on Belmont Park's fast dirt training track to tune up for a likely return in the G3 Illinois Derby at Hawthorne on 4/19.

Cairo Prince: 4/13 - The dual graded stakes champ, who landed at #20 on the Kentucky Derby leaderboard following the 4/12 preps, breezed 4f over a fast Palm Meadows surface in 48.60 (2/17).

Chitu: 4/13 - Trainer Bob Baffert's G3 Sunland Derby winner worked 5f handily in 1:00.80 (16/51) under jockey Martin Garcia on the fast dirt at Santa Anita.

Irish You Well: 4/13 - Donegal Racing's maiden earned the 5f bullet, working handily in 59.40 (1/19) on Hawthorne's fast course in advance of a planned start in the Illinois Derby.

Vicar's In Trouble: 4/12 - The G2 Louisiana Derby and G3 Lecomte S. hero breezed 4f in 48.20 (3/12) over a fast Churchill Downs training track.

Shopping Spree: 4/11 - Conditioner Nick Zito's Triple Crown nominee continued preparations for his career debut with a 4f breeze in 48.60 (23/45) on Keeneland's fast all weather oval.

Boubonize: 4/5 - Bourbon Lane Stable's Tiz Wonderful gelding breezed 4f in 48.00 (3/43) on Oaklawn Park's fast track and is nominated to the G1 Arkansas Derby and Northern Spur S. there.

Dance With Fate: 4/5 - The multiple graded stakes-placed late Triple Crown nominee tuned up for Keeneland's G1 Blue Grass S. by working 5f handily in 1:01.40 (8/24) on a fast Santa Anita oval.

Danza: 4/6 - The Street Boss colt, who is named for actor Tony Danza, breezed 4f on fast dirt at Palm Meadows in 49.05 (8/24) and is under consideration for the G1 Arkansas Derby at Oaklawn Park and the G1 Blue Grass S., both on 4/12.

Garen: 4/5 - The G3 Sunland Derby S. also-ran had his 1 st work since that effort, logging 4f handily in 51.00 (11/12) on the fast San Luis Rey Training Center course.

Harry's Holiday: 4/5 - The G3 Spiral S. runner-up prepared for a return in the G1 Blue Grass S. with a 5f breeze over the fast Churchill Downs dirt training track in 1:01.60 (1/1).

Mr Speaker: 4/6 - Trainer Shug McGaughey's G3 Dania Beack S. hero sped 4f handily in 46.20 (3/63) over the fast Keeneland all weather surface in advance of a likely start in the G1 Blue Grass S.

Charleymillionaire: 3/28 - The New Jersey-bred, who was made eligible for the Triple Crown by the March 22 late deadline, smoked the 4f bullet in a 47.05 (1/35) breeze over a fast Parx track.

Dublin Up: 3/25 - Donegal Racing's maiden prepared for a final shot to run for the roses in the G1 Santa Anita Derby by working 6f handily in 1:11.80 (1/8) over a fast surface at San Luis Rey.

Extrasexyhippzster: 3/30 - Trainer Michael Trombetta's dual stakes winner tuned up for a likely start in Keeneland's G1 Blue Grass S. with a 5f breeze over that fast all weather course in 1:00.00 (5/28).

Gala Award: 3/30 - The grassy G3 Palm Beach S. hero continued preparations for Keeneland's G1 Blue Grass S. with a 4f breeze on fast dirt at Palm Meadows in 47.40 (1/35).

Tonito M.: 3/28 - The late Triple Crown nominee, who won six of seven races in Puerto Rico before being privately purchased, worked 4f handily in 49.00 (18/30) on Santa Anita's fast main track for new conditioner Jerry Hollendorfer.

Unstoppable Colby: 3/26 - The G2 San Felipe S. also-ran breezed 5f in 1:00.80 (2/20) on Oaklawn Park's fast oval and could return in the Northern Spur S. on the G1 Arkansas Derby undercard.

Bayern: 3/20 - Bob Baffert's unbeaten charge, who was scratched from the G2 San Felipe Stakes on 3/8 because of a bruised foot, worked 4f handily on a fast Santa Anita oval in 47.40 (7/51).

Commanding Curve: 3/22 - The Dallas Stewart trainee breezed 5f in 1:01.40 (12/45) over the fast main track at Fair Grounds in advance of a return in the G2 Louisiana Derby there on 3/29.

Matador: 3/22 - Equipped in blinkers, which he'll wear for the 1 st time in the 3/29 G1 Florida Derby, the Ontario-bred son of Malibu Moon breezed 5f over a fast Palm Meadows surface in 1:01.00 (3/20).

Noble Moon: 3/23 - The G2 Jermone S. hero continued working towards a return in the G1 Wood Memorial with a 1m breeze in 1:46.06 (2/2) on Belmont Park's fast dirt training track.

Social Inclusion: 3/22 - The Gulfstream Park track record-setter breezed 4f on that fast course in 49.34 ( 44/70) to prepare for a planned next start in the G1 Wood Memorial S. on 4/5 at Aqueduct.

Z Lucky: 3/24 - The Zayat Stables homebred son of Zensational breezed 4f in 48.40 (4/49) over fast dirt at Oaklawn Park.

Emmett Park: 3/11 - Gore Range Stable's gelding, who was a stewards scratch from the John Battaglia Memorial S. on 3/1, breezed 5f in 1:02.40 (1/4) over a fast course at the Highpoint Farm and Training Center in LaGrange, Kentucky.

Garen: 3/13 - The Street Cry colt worked 6f handily in 1:13.80 (2/3) on a fast oval at San Luis Rey for the Peter Miller barn.

Home Run Kitten: 3/11 - The G2 Robert B. Lewis S. 5 th -place finisher, who was scratched from the 3/8 G2 San Vicente S., worked 6f handily in 1:14.00 (9/15) over Santa Anita's fast main track.

Solitary Ranger: 3/15 - The G3 Arlington-Washington Futurity and John Battaglia Memorial S. hero worked 6f handily in 1:13.40 (1/2) on Keeneland's fast all weather surface.

Spot: 3/13 - Hall of Fame trainer Nick Zito's G2 Swale S. winner breezed 4f in 47.75 (4/20) over fast dirt at Palm Meadows and remains under consideration for the G1 Florida Derby, G1 Wood Memorial S. and G3 Bay Shore S.

Uncle Sigh: 3/15 - The G3 Withers S. and G3 Gotham S. runner-up prepared for a rematch with Samraat in the G1 Wood Memorial S. by breezing 5f in 1:01.86 (8/22) over Belmont Park's fast dirt training track.

Albano: 3/10 - Brereton Jones' multiple stakes-placed homebred breezed 5f in 1:03.60 (20/21) over a fast Fair Grounds main track.

Chelios: 3/4 - The son of Distorted Humor worked 5f handily on fast dirt at Santa Anita in 1:01.80 (50/68).

Intense Holiday: 3/8 - Trainer Todd Pletcher's G2 Risen Star S. hero had his 1 st breeze since that score, speeding 4f in 47.90 (3/73) on a fast oval at Palm Meadows.

Kulboyz: 3/10 - The Gulfstream Park debut winner breezed 5f in 1:02.40 (2/8) on Calder's fast track.

Lawly's Goal: 3/5 - The three-time stakes runner-up worked 5f handily in 1:00.80 (4/29) over a fast surface at Turf Paradise.

Tanzanite Cat: 3/8 - The Smarty Jones S. champ breezed 4f in 51.60 (85/101) on a fast Oaklawn Park course.

Class Leader: 3/1 - The Smart Strike colt has his 1 st work since breaking his maiden at Fair Grounds last month, breezing 5f over that fast main track in 1:02.20 (10/25).

Global View: 2/27 - The G3 Generous S. hero continued preparations for his sophomore debut with a 1m breeze on a fast Tampa Bay Downs surface in 1:47.80 (1/1).

Mr. Ticker Talker: 2/27 - The unraced Triple Crown nominee breezed 5f in 1:00.60 (3/10) over the fast all weather training track at Fair Hill for trainer Tony Dutrow.

Ring Weekend: 3/2 - Conditioner Graham Motion's gelded son of Tapit breezed 4f in 49.90 (31/52) on fast dirt at Palm Meadows.

Tamarando: 3/2 - The multiple graded stakes winner worked 5f handily in 1:01.80 (22/78) over the fast all weather course at Golden Gate fields.

Texas Two Step: 3/1 - WinStar Farm's Oaklawn Park debut winner breezed 4f in 49.40 (28/113) on that fast oval.

Laddie Boy: 2/19 - The G2 Kentucky Jockey Club S. runner-up continued working towards his seasonal debut with a 6f breeze on Keeneland's fast all weather course in 1:13.20 (1/1).

Poker Player: 2/24 - Trainer Wayne Catalano's G3 Bourbon S. hero continued preparations for his seasonal debut with a 5f breeze in 1:01.00 (2/6) over a good Fair Grounds main track.

Smart Cover: 2/22 - Donegal Racing's G3 Iroquois S. place finisher breezed 5f in 1:00.56 (18/49) over fast dirt at Gulfstream Park to prepare for his sophomore debut there in the grassy G3 Palm Beach S. on 3/1.

Surfing U S A: 2/23 - The son of Roman Ruler smoked the 4f bullet in a 47.95 (1/58) breeze on a fast oval at Palm Meadows in advance of a possible start in the G2 Tampa Bay Derby.

Thundergram: 2/20 - Owner John Oxley's Oaklawn Park maiden winner had his 1 st work since 1/26, breezing 4f in 49.80 (5/16) on that fast track.

Top Fortitude: 2/21 - The full brother to multiple graded stakes winner Uh Oh Bango had his 1 st official work since being forced to miss the G3 Sham S. in January, going 4f handily in 50.60 (26/31) on a fast surface at Santa Anita.

Coltimus Prime: 2/14 - The Ontario-bred Display S. runner-up breezed 5f in 1:00.89 (1/5) over a fast course at Palm Beach Downs.

De Facto: 2/14 - Calumet Farm's unraced son of Dynaformer worked 4f handily from the gate on a fast Oaklawn Park oval in 51.80 (53/72).

Deceived: 2/12 - The Damon Runyon S. show finisher had his 1 st work since winning an Aqueduct allowance optional claiming contest last month, breezing 3f in 37.25 (6/21) on Belmont Park's fast dirt training track.

Honor Code: 2/12 - In his 1 st work since missing time with hind ankle bruising, the highly-regarded A.P Indy ridgling officially breezed 3f in 35.66 (2/6) over a fast Gulfstream Park main track and galloped out five-eighths in 1:01.49.

Robert Noble: 2/10 - Steve Asmussen's Triple Crown-nominated trainee continued preparing for his career with a 4f breeze in 49.80 (35/68) on fast dirt at Fair Grounds.

Texas Ryano: 2/16 - Conditioner Carla Gaines' debut turf winner worked 5f handily in 1:01.60 (33/53) on Santa Anita's fast dirt oval.

California Chrome: 2/8 - In his 1 st work since winning the California Cup Derby at Santa Anita, the multiple stakes hero worked 4f handily in 48.00 (7/21) on a fast oval at Los Alamitos.

Infosec: 2/9 - The California Derby 3 rd -place finisher breezed 6f in 1:15.80 (4/14) over Golden Gate Fields' fast all weather surface.

Pax In Terra: 2/8 - Eric Fein's homebred Aqueduct maiden winner breezed 4f in 52.61 (64/84) on Belmont Park's fast dirt training track.

Ride On Curlin: 2/5 - The son of two-time Horse of the Year Curlin breezed 5f in 1:03.40 (6/18) on a muddy Oaklawn Park course in preparation for the 2/17 G3 Southwest S. there.

Tonalist: 2/9 - Trainer Christophe Clement's charge returned to the work tab for the 1 st time since his impressive Gulfstream Park maiden win last month with a 5f breeze in 1:02.30 (7/11) over fast dirt at Payson Park.

Vicar's In Trouble: 2/9 - The G3 LeComte S. champ breezed 5f in 1:00.60 (5/80) on the fast main track at Fair Grounds in advance of a return in the G2 Risen Star S. there on 2/22.

Charge Now: 1/27 - WinStar Farm LLC's homebred Triple Crown nominee continued preparations for his career debut with a 4f breeze over fast dirt at Payson Park in 49.00 (6/37).

Midnight Hawk: 1/27 - The unbeaten G3 Sham S. champ worked 5f handily in 1:03.20 (35/40) on Santa Anita's fast main track.

Oltre' Oro: 1/27 - The Ready's Image colt, who was claimed by Linda Rice after winning a MC 50000 at Aqueduct and nominated to the Triple Crown, breezed 6f in 1:13.58 (1/1) on Belmont Park's fast dirt training track.

Roman Fire: 2/2 - Conditioner Tony Dutrow's Parx allowance winner breezed 5f in 1:00.40 (1/7) on the fast all weather training oval at Fair Hill.

Strong Mandate: 2/2 - The G1 Hopeful S. hero smoked the 4f bullet with a breeze in 48.60 (1/76) over a sloppy Oaklawn Park surface.

Teniente Coronel: 2/2 - Amerman Racing LLC's Fair Grounds maiden winner breezed 5f in 1:02.40 (28/76) over that fast course.

Candy Boy: 1/25 - Conditioner John Sadler's G1 CashCall Futurity runner-up worked 6f handily on fast dirt at Santa Anita in 1:13.40 (5/16) for a planned next start in the G2 Robert B. Lewis S. on 2/8.

G. G. Ryder: 1/26 - The Golden Gate Fields maiden winner worked 4f handily in 50.20 (41/78) on that fast all weather surface.

General A Rod: 1/25 - The Gulfstream Park Derby winner breezed 5f over that fast main track in 1:01.16 (11/34) as he continued preparations for a return in the G2 Fountain of Youth S. next month.

Paganol: 1/21 - Trainer Cody Autrey's Oaklawn Park debut winner had his 1 st work since that victory, breezing 4f in 49.60 (12/63) on that fast oval.

Rise Up: 1/26 - Paul and Andrena Van Doren's G3 Delta Downs Jackpot hero breezed 4f over a fast main track at Fair Grounds in 49.80 (26/107) and is being pointed to the G2 Risen Star S. there in February.

Street Gent: 1/20 - The son of Street Sense continued working towards a likely return in Aqueduct's G3 Withers S. with a 1m breeze over Belmont Park's fast dirt training course in 1:45.06 (1/1).

Classic Giacnroll: 1/18 - The Jerome S. runner-up returned to the work tab for the 1 st time since that effort, breezing 4f in 49.55 (2/13) over Aqueduct's fast inner track in preparation for a return in the G3 Withers S. there on 2/1.

Grazen's Hope: 1/18 - Nick Alexander's homebred debut winner fired the 6f bullet, working handily on Golden Gate Fields' fast all weather course in 1:13.20 (1/12).

Life Is a Joy: 1/18 - Conditioner Jerry Hollendorfer's Charlie Palmer S. Futurity champ worked 6f handily on fast dirt at Santa Anita in 1:13.00 (3/11).

Monopolize: 1/19 - The Bernardini ridgling, who broke his maiden at Aqueduct in December, breezed 5f over the fast Palm Meadows surface in 1:01.90 (16/25) to prepare for an expected return on 1/25.

The Trunk Monkey: 1/13 - Fox Hill Farms' unraced son of Old Fashioned, who was scratched from a 1/19 Fair Grounds turf race as a main track only entrant, breezed 5f from the gate on the fast New Orleans oval in 59.60 (1/34).

Undertaker: 1/17 - The son of Unbridled's Song had his 1 st breeze since splashing home as an easy winner of a Parx maiden race in the slop, going 5f in 1:01.00 (3/24) on that fast track.

Alberts Hope: 1/7 - The G2 Best Pal S. champ recorded his 1 st official work since a 4 th -place finish in the G1 Del Mar Futurity, going 3f handily on Betfair Hollywood Park's fast all weather oval in 38.20 (5/9).

Harpoon: 1/12 - The Tapit colt, who broke his maiden on 12/26 after beginning his career with three runner-up efforts, breezed 4f in 47.95 (6/64) over the fast Palm Meadows training course.

Proceed: 1/11 - Michael C. Stinson's unbeaten homebred winner of the Red Hedeman Mile S. breezed 4f in 50.40 (23/27) on fast dirt at Sunland Park.

Uncle Sigh: 1/10 - Trainer Gary Contessa's sharp Aqueduct maiden winner fired the 5f bullet with a breeze over Belmont Park's fast dirt training track in 1:00.30 (1/27).

Unknown Road: 1/6 - The runaway Fair Grounds maiden winner breezed 5f over that fast main track in 1:01.00 (7/39) and could return in the Lecomte S. if an allowance race fails to fill.

Walt: 1/11 - The speedy son of Run Away and Hide returned to the worktab for the 1 st time since completing the superfecta in the Remington Springboard Mile, breezing 4f in 52.60 (22/76) in the mud at Oaklawn Park.

Bourbonize: 12/17 - Bourbon Lane Stable's Churchill Downs 1 st out maiden winner breezed 5f on Keeneland's fast all weather surface in 1:02.80 (4/9).

Chitu: 12/17 - Conditioner Bob Baffert's Betfair Hollywood Park debut winner smoked the 5f bullet, going 59.00 (1/34) handily over Santa Anita's fast dirt.

Exit Stage Left: 12/21 - The unbeaten dual stakes winner worked 5f handily in 1:01.20 (2/51) on the fast all weather main track at Golden Gate Fields

Giancarlo: 12/21 - The son of Tapit had his 1 st work since his maiden-breaking romp at Calder, breezing 5f on that fast oval in 1:04.40 (11/14).

Groupthink: 12/20 - The recent Aqueduct maiden winner breezed 4f in 48.83 (25/60) over the fast Belmont Park dirt training track.

Purley Given: 12/16 - John Reinhart's homebred Pure Prize colt breezed 4f in 51.00 (5/11) on Hawthorne's fast course.

Coteau Rouge: 12/7 - Coteau Grove Farm's unbeaten homebred breezed 4f in 51.07 (20/45) over the fast surface at the Evangeline Training Center.

Cousin Stephen: 12/4 - Conditioner Chad Brown's flashy Aqueduct maiden winner breezed 4f in 48.10 (3/37) on fast dirt at Palm Meadows.

No Nay Never: 12/3 - Trainer Wesley Ward's undefeated Scat Daddy colt breezed 3f over Keeneland's fast all weather main track in 37.60 (3/3).

Noble Moon: 12/4 - Treadway Racing Stable's son of Malibu Moon, who was scratched from the Remsen S. after being treated for hives, breezed 4f on Belmont Park's fast dirt training track in 50.25 (20/39).

The Tom Squad: 12/7 - The runaway winner of a Zia Park maiden special weight breezed 3f in 36.80 (5/13) on the fast Sunland Park course.

Top Fortitude: 12/3 - The full brother to multiple graded stakes winner Uh Oh Bango worked 4f handily on the fast Santa Anita oval in 50.40 (20/27).

Commissioner: 11/26 - The WinStar Farm LLC homebred breezed 4f in 51.15 (26/35) over the fast dirt at Palm Meadows in preparation for his return.

Extrasexyhippzster: 11/26 - Trainer Michael Trombetta's Parx maiden winner, who was flattered when the runner-up from that returned to win on 11/30, breezed 5f in 1:00.00 (1/5) on Fair Hill's fast all weather training course.

Lotsa Mischief: 11/27 - The Into Mischief colt worked 5f handily in 59.60 (7/39) on the fast Turf Paradise track over which he won an October allowance.

Man Cave: 11/30 - The Woodbine allowance winner breezed 5f over that track's fast all weather surface in 1:01.80 (13/39).

Mass Transit: 11/27 - Conditioner Peter Miller's Betfair Hollywood Park maiden winner worked 5f handily on that fast all weather oval in 1:01.80 (13/29).

Solar Flair: 11/30 - The Troy Our Boy S. champ and Sun Power S. runner-up breezed 5f over the fast main track at Hawthorne in 1:01.00 (2/24).