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  • Songbird repels the challenge of Carina Mia, and romps home in the CCA Oaks.Posted 5 hours ago
  • Up With the Birds swings to victory in Woodbine's Nijinsky Stakes.Posted 7 hours ago
  • Tin Type Gal rides the rail to victory in Monmouth's Boiling Springs.Posted 7 hours ago
  • California Chrome edges Dortmund in a San Diego Handicap showdown.Posted 1 day ago
  • Mokat (7-1) turns the San Clemente into a one-filly show.Posted 1 day ago
  • Dacita just gets up in the Grade 1 Diana in a four-horse photo.Posted 1 day ago
  • Front Pocket Money grinds to victory in the Grade 3 Jersey Shore.Posted 1 day ago
  • Hit It Once More romps home a big winner of the New York Derby.Posted 1 day ago
  • Bitumen (4-5) powers home to win the Grade 3 Sanford at Saratoga.Posted 1 day ago
  • Secretariat winner Highland Reel goes all the way in the Group 1 King George.Posted 1 day 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.