Get to know the 20 horses in the field for the 2019 Kentucky Derby. Here are the 20 horses expected to run May 4 in the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs.
How many horses are in Kentucky Derby 2020?
Kentucky Derby horses 2020
The 2020 Kentucky Derby will feature 18 horses and jockeys; the original entry included 19 horses, but Art Collector dropped out of the race Tuesday morning because of “a minor foot ailment.”
Will there be a Kentucky Derby in 2021?
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — The Kentucky Derby returns to its historic start date of the first Saturday in May in 2021 after being postponed because of COVID-19 last year, eventually being run in September with few fans in attendance.
What horse is favored to win the Derby today?
Cox’s Essential Quality is the 2-1 favorite in the latest 2021 Kentucky Derby odds, while Mandaloun and Baffert’s Medina Spirit are both 15-1.
What horses are scratched in the Kentucky Derby?
(Friday, April 30, 2021) – Fern Circle Stables, Three Chimney’s Farm and Magdalena Racing’s King Fury will be scratched from the Kentucky Derby due to a fever, according to trainer Kenny McPeek.