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  • Favorite Tara's Tango surges to win the Santa Maria at the wire.Posted 14 hours ago
  • O'Neill's strengthens his stable of 3-year-olds as Frank Conversation wins the El Camino Real Derby.Posted 14 hours ago
  • Bolo nabs Obviously in the final strides of the Arcadia.Posted 16 hours ago
  • BC Mile heroine Tepin crushes her foes in the Lambholm South Endeavor Stakes. Posted 17 hours ago
  • Dancing House is ultra-game in taking the Barbara Fritchie.Posted 17 hours ago
  • Penwith scores in the Royal Delta at Gulfstream Park.Posted 19 hours ago
  • Destin rolls home in the Sam F. Davis at Tampa Bay Downs.Posted 19 hours ago
  • Polar River wins the UAE 1000 Guineas by a pole.Posted 2 days ago
  • Kobe's Back goes from last to first down the stretch to win the Palos Verdes.Posted 6 days ago
  • Storied Lady (4-1) up the rail to nip Saythreehailmary's in the Biogio's Rose.Posted 6 days ago

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Post time for the Kentucky Derby will be 6:24 p.m. ET. on Saturday, May 5.

Kentucky Oaks post time is 5:54 p.m. Friday, May 4.

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Race - Post Time (ET)
1   - 10:30 AM     WPS EX DD P3
2   - 11:00 AM    
WPS EX DD P3 P4
3   - 11:30 AM     WPS EX DD P3
4   - 12:04 PM     WPS EX DD P3 P4
5   - 12:38 PM     WPS EX DD P3
6   - 1:19 PM       WPS EX DD P3 P6
7   - 2:08 PM       WPS EX DD P3 P5
8   - 2:59 PM       WPS EX DD P3 P4
9   - 3:51 PM       WPS EX DD P3
10 - 4:46 PM       WPS EX DD P3 P4 (Woodford Reserve)
11 - 6:24 PM      
WPS EX DD P3 SH5  O/DD O/W/D P3   (Kentucky Derby)
12 - 7:20 PM      
WPS EX DD
13 - 7:50 PM       WPS EX

Note: Trifecta and Superfecta wagering on all races that qualify under Kentucky statutes.  Daily Double, Pick 3 and Super High-5 are $1 minimum straight bets.  Pick 4 wagers are $.50 minimum straight bets.  The Pick 6 is a $2 minimum wager.