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2020 Kentucky Derby Stakes Race Favorites, Longshots and Predictions

Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
2020 Kentucky Derby Stakes Race Favorites, Longshots and Predictions

2020 Kentucky Derby Stakes Race – Horse racing has seen some of its biggest events rescheduled due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Despite the situation, the Belmont Stakes took place in June and now is the time for the 2020 Kentucky Derby to take place. This major event has never been canceled for the past 145 years. It was back in 1945 that the Kentucky Derby was postponed due to the Second World War. This year will be its 146th run for the roses and is considered the second jewel in the Triple Crown. With all the longshots, predictions and analysis available, online horse betting has turned out to be easier to understand. Bettors have the option to get an in-depth analysis before placing their bets on their favorites.

2020 Kentucky Derby Stakes

When: Saturday, September 5, 11:00 AM
Where: Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
TV: Fox Sports 2
Livestream: NBCSN

The Race

The Kentucky Derby goes back in time to 1875 when the race was first inaugurated on May 17. Since then it has been an annual event that took place every year at Louisville, Kentucky. The track is left-handed with one and a quarter miles which are 10 furlongs. Winning this event is indeed a privilege for every horse owner, jockey or trainer. Kentucky Derby is a Grade I stakes race for three-year-old colts. Kentucky has a history with horse racing that dates back to 1789. Lexington had their first racecourse laid out after which Churchill Downs was initiated. The idea was sparked in 1872 when Lewis Clark and Colonel Meriwether witnessed the Epsom Derby in England. Over the years, there have been several presidents for the Kentucky Derby, and more than a hundred winners.

Betting on Horse Racing at the 2020 Kentucky Derby Stakes Race

A lineup of 18 horses will take to the post for the 146th run in 2020. Topping the list and the anticipated one is Tiz the Law. It was no surprise when Tiz the Law won the 2020 Belmont Stakes. He has been a capable thoroughbred racehorse since he won the Champagne Stakes at age two. Following Tiz the Law is Honor A.P., Authentic, Thousand Words and Ny Traffic in the top five. This is all set to be an entertaining race with the fastest few minutes. The Kentucky Derby race is one of the most awaited horse races every year.

2020 Kentucky Derby Stakes Race Probable Entries

  1. Tiz the Law 3-5
  2. Honor A.P. 5-1
  3. Authentic 8-1
  4. Thousand Words 15-1
  5. Ny Traffic 20-1
  6. King Guillermo 20-1
  7. Sole Volante 30-1
  8. Money Moves 30-1
  9. Enforceable 30-1
  10. Max Player 30-1
  11. Winning Impressions 50-1
  12. Attachment Rate 50-1
  13. Necker Island 50-1
  14. Finnick the Fierce 50-1
  15. Storm the Court 50-1
  16. Major Fed 50-1
  17. South Bend 50-1
  18. Mr. Big News 50-1

 

Pick

Tiz the Law will be the best pick for this race based on the picks and predictions from horse race betting online. Since 1882, Tiz the Law has been the first horse from New York to win the Belmont Stakes. Tiz the Law has the potential with the right trainers and his jockey to make success possible. Coming in at 3-5, he has been strong and is the predicted winner for this race.