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Kentucky Derby 2014 Contenders

 


Kentucky Derby 2014 - It's never too early to start thinking Kentucky Derby! These are the top-rated Kentucky Derby contenders. Could one of them wear roses in Kentucky Derby 2014?

 

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RankRatingSilksHorse / SireTrainer / JockeyLast Start / Next StartLatest Comment
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8.75
California Chrome
Lucky Pulpit
A. Sherman
V. Espinoza
1st, 2014 Santa Anita Derby (G1)
May 3 - Kentucky Derby (G1)
sallyeastman  Oh sure, I know that CC is the glam horse of the Spring Thoroughbred Couture Season....I get that....yet somehow I'm not convinced that he will put aw... more
2
8.46
Wicked Strong
Hard Spun
J. Jerkens
R. Maragh
1st, 2014 Wood Memorial (G1) View Video
May 3 - Kentucky Derby (G1)
kaitlinefree1  on April 17, Wicked Strong worked 4F at Belmont Park on Fast Dirt training in :49.62 b finishing 14/28.
3
8.44
Wildcat Red
D'wildcat
J. Garoffalo
J. Velazquez
2nd, 2014 Florida Derby (G1) View Video
May 3 - Kentucky Derby (G1)
jockey2be  Will win the Derby.
4
8.44
Vicar's In Trouble
Into Mischief
M. Maker
R. Napravnik
1st, 2014 Louisiana Derby (G2) View Video
May 3 - Kentucky Derby (G1)
kaitlinefree1  on April 19, Vicar's in Trouble worked 5F at Churchill Training on Fast Dirt in 1:00.40 b finishing 2/14.
5
8.38
Cairo Prince
Pioneerof The Nile
K. McLaughlin
L. Saez
4th, 2014 Florida Derby (G1) View Video
May 3 - Kentucky Derby (G1)
PopcornDeelites  Ahh poor boy wish he were still in the derby my money was on him
6
8.37
Tapiture
Tapit
S. Asmussen
J. Rosario
4th, 2014 Arkansas Derby (G1)
May 3 - Kentucky Derby (G1)
MichaelPete  Can't wait to see him in the Kentucky Derby, I think he is gonna run big!!!
7
8.32
Honor Code
A. P. Indy
C. McGaughey
J. Castellano
2nd, GP Allow (3/12/2014-R8) View Video
 
jockey2be  Any news on how Honor Code is doing???
8
8.31
Bayern
Offlee Wild
B. Baffert
G. Stevens
3rd, 2014 Arkansas Derby (G1)
 
https://www.facebook.com/clegg.verret  dont know how much training he missed, but it had to be substantial. that 7 furlong move six days out says it all. desperation at best. still might b... more
9
8.27
Ring Weekend
Tapit
H. Motion
A. Garcia
2nd, 2014 Calder Derby (LS)
May 3 - Kentucky Derby (G1)
KourtneyIsaOreo  You can't really predict what will happen with Ring Weekend. He seems to be an off and on type of horse. We'll just have to wait and see.
10
8.27
Samraat
Noble Causeway
R. Violette
J. Ortiz
2nd, 2014 Wood Memorial (G1) View Video
May 3 - Kentucky Derby (G1)
KourtneyIsaOreo  I think he can go the diistance, but we'll see how he does in the upcoming derby.
11
8.24Trending Down
Constitution
Tapit
T. Pletcher
J. Castellano
1st, 2014 Florida Derby (G1) View Video
 
SSilence86  Constitution is OUT of the Derby due to a hairline fracture of the right front cannon bone. He had a work on Sunday, breezing a half in :50 3/5, and i... more
12
8.24
Strong Mandate
Tiznow
D. Lukas
L. Saez
8th, 2014 Arkansas Derby (G1)
 
Zrtykll  Will the blinkers come off in Baltimore?
13
8.23
Shared Belief
Candy Ride
J. Hollendorfer
C. Nakatani
1st, 2013 CashCall Futurity (G1) View Video
 
kaitlinefree1  on April 20, Shared Belief worked 3F at Golden Gate on Fast All Weather Track in :35.80 h finishing 1/13.
14
8.10Trending Down
Divine Oath
Broken Vow
T. Pletcher
J. Castellano
2nd, 2014 Coolmore Lexington Stakes (G3)
 
KourtneyIsaOreo  I'm curious to see how this colt does in the derby.
15
8.05
Conquest Titan
Birdstone
M. Casse
C. Borel
5th, 2014 Arkansas Derby (G1)
 
nihalitor  With a little more than quarter mile left in the Arkansas Derby I hope Calvin shakes the reigns and sucks the other jockeys helmets off their heads. L... more
16
8.02Trending Up
Dance With Fate
Two Step Salsa
P. Eurton
C. Nakatani
1st, 2014 Blue Grass (G1) View Video
May 3 - Kentucky Derby (G1)
https://www.facebook.com/paul.mcaleavey.1  stripped i wrote a rebuttal regarding mis speaking about pletcher training this horse and said being that constitution is out dance may run but should... more
17
8.02
Hoppertunity
Any Given Saturday
B. Baffert
M. Smith
2nd, 2014 Santa Anita Derby (G1)
May 3 - Kentucky Derby (G1)
toni.ariashohenzollern  your opinion ? ****sherman ?*****************************
18
8.02
Wired Bryan
Stormy Atlantic
M. Dilger
J. Velazquez
1st, 2013 Bertram F. Bongard (RS) View Video
 
eddieran  I hate to speculate, but no news on WB appears to be bad news. I saw him race Corfu at Saratoga last summer and thought both horses would be something... more
19
8.01
No Nay Never
Scat Daddy
W. Ward
J. Castellano
2nd, 2014 Swale (G3) View Video
May 3 - English 2000 Guineas (G1)
kaitlinefree1  on April 7, No Nay Never worked 4F at Keeneland on Fast All Weather Track in :49.00 b finishing 28/46.
20
7.98
Alberts Hope
Run Away And Hide
M. Puype
A. Quinonez
4th, 2013 Del Mar Futurity (G1) View Video
 
Butchroy  Albert shipped from home farm in Bakersfield to Santa anita for works
21
7.98
Top Billing
Curlin
C. McGaughey
J. Rosario
3rd, 2014 Fountain of Youth (G2) View Video
 
hannahWTC  Any updates? Hope he's recovering well
22
7.97Trending Down
Tamarando
Bertrando
J. Hollendorfer
R. Baze
8th, 2014 Spiral (G3)
 
Long shot king  Are u kidding me w this horse..Northern California horses are second tier he got drubbed in the spiral...done
23
7.95
Candy Boy
Candy Ride
J. Sadler
G. Stevens
3rd, 2014 Santa Anita Derby (G1)
May 3 - Kentucky Derby (G1)
Mike Swift  25-1. I'll take it.
24
7.86Trending Down
Social Inclusion
Pioneerof The Nile
M. Azpurua
L. Contreras
3rd, 2014 Wood Memorial (G1) View Video
May 17 - Preakness Stakes (G1)
KourtneyIsaOreo  I'm taking this horse is skipping the derby and flying right into the preakness. :) I'll be watching him.
25
7.83
Havana
Dunkirk
T. Pletcher
G. Stevens
2nd, 2013 Breeders' Cup Juvenile (G1) View Video
 
SSilence86  Returned to the work tab today. Went a 1/2 in :50.00. Todd Pletcher hopes to have him ready for the Gold Fever Stakes at Belmont on May 4th. Per DRF D... more
26
7.79
Gold Hawk
Empire Maker
S. Asmussen
S. Bridgmohan
8th, 2014 Louisiana Derby (G2) View Video
 
robert2cab53  ROBERT2CAB53@FACEBOOK.COM POST BELSHAZZAR GENTILDENNA RON THE GREEK 1ST GOLD HAWK
27
7.78
Ide Be Cool
Ide
H. Dunn
C. Rosier
1st, 2014 Pelican (LS)
 
Cajun Slew  Ide Be Cool will not get recognition until his trainer puts him in a better race. He could have run IBC in the DeD Jackpot Stakes G3, Lecompte, Risen ... more
28
7.78
Smart Cover
Any Given Saturday
D. Romans
C. Lanerie
12th, 2014 Spiral (G3)
 
whhiinott  huge race for smart cover...i will be rooting for him to have a safe and strong race.....very optimistic
29
7.77Trending Down
Outstrip
Exceed And Excel
C. Appleby
M. Smith
1st, 2013 Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf (G1) View Video
May 3 - English 2000 Guineas (G1)
https://www.facebook.com/lorensia.gamlet  Tell me please. Who knows where now there is Outstrip? As pass its trainings, etc. Please tell.
30
7.76Trending Down
Vinceremos
Pioneerof The Nile
T. Pletcher
E. Prado
14th, 2014 Blue Grass (G1) View Video
 
kaitlinefree1  on April 6, Vinceremos worked 4F at Palm Meadows on Fast Dirt in :49.25 b finishing 11/24.
31
7.74
We Miss Artie
Artie Schiller
T. Pletcher
J. Velazquez
1st, 2014 Spiral (G3)
May 3 - Kentucky Derby (G1)
kaitlinefree1  on April 20, We Miss Artie worked 5F at Palm Meadows on Fast Dirt in 1:01.00 b finishing 1/2.
32
7.73
Stash The Cat
Tale of the Cat
W. Bradley
J. Castellano
5th, GP Mcl (3/27/2014-R2)
 
bettie.flammia  why no pictures????? of him
33
7.72
Storming Inti
Stormy Atlantic
C. Brown
J. Castellano
4th, 2014 Transylvania (G3)
 
SSilence86  On April 19th he worked 4F in :47.80 over Fast All Weather Track at Keeneland finishing 21/113
34
7.70
East Hall
Graeme Hall
W. Kaplan
J. Leyva
5th, 2014 Florida Derby (G1) View Video
 
https://www.facebook.com/mike.hendricks.752  short field, million dollar race, might have to reconsider...FD
35
7.67
Hartford
Tapit
T. Pletcher
J. Castellano
1st, GP MSW (1/16/2014-R5)
 
RachelAlexandra1  what happened with him?
36
7.67
Mr Speaker
Pulpit
C. McGaughey
J. Lezcano
1st, 2014 Coolmore Lexington Stakes (G3)
 
Exterminator  This caballo has class. Very good looking win!
37
7.65
Commissioner
A. P. Indy
T. Pletcher
M. Smith
6th, 2014 Arkansas Derby (G1)
 
kaitlinefree1  on April 6, Commissioner worked 4F at Palm Meadows on Fast Dirt in :49.05 b finishing 8/24.
38
7.63Trending Down
Midnight Hawk
Midnight Lute
B. Baffert
M. Garcia
2nd, 2014 Illinois Derby (G3)
May 3 - Kentucky Derby (G1)
https://www.facebook.com/paul.mcaleavey.1  I said hawk and several others would or should be out and gave reason. If ring runs they should be ashamed, vince too. As far as Vince goes he too was... more
39
7.62
Harpoon
Tapit
T. Pletcher
J. Velazquez
9th, 2014 Wood Memorial (G1) View Video
 
kaitlinefree1  i feel like he could be dangerous in the stretch if Social Inclusion, Samraat, Uncle Sigh, & Kristo all battle for the lead.
40
7.62
Tap It Rich
Tapit
B. Baffert
M. Smith
2nd, SA Allow (2/13/2014-R7)
 
Liloromero  Should race in the Santa Anita derby. He can prove those who doubt him wrong
41
7.60
Yes I'm Lucky
Yes It's True
E. Plesa
P. Lopez
4th, 2013 Dania Beach (G3) View Video
 
jmac500  Wins the Mr. Light!
42
7.60
Uncle Sigh
Indian Charlie
G. Contessa
C. Nakatani
5th, 2014 Wood Memorial (G1) View Video
May 3 - Kentucky Derby (G1)
Long shot king  This is one game horse...always seems to battle on after hooked...battled samaraat last 2 times out....w samaraat getting better outside trip...would ... more
43
7.58Trending Up
Chitu
Henny Hughes
B. Baffert
 
1st, 2014 Sunland Derby (G3) View Video
May 3 - Kentucky Derby (G1)
tcglory  is he even going to the derby? last I heard he was on edge 50/50 and if he was going it was for the owners sake not cause bob had confidence he can wi... more
44
7.58
Toormore
Arakan
R. Hannon
R. Moore
1st, 2014 Craven Stakes (G3)
May 3 - English 2000 Guineas (G1)
ILuvTurfRacing  Toormore beats the Grey Gatsby to win the G3 Craven Stakes at Newmarket on his 2014 seasonal debut and will also be headed to Newmarket undefeated alo... more
45
7.55Trending Down
Brewing
Maimonides
D. Lukas
J. Court
1st, 2014 Bachelor (LS)
 
tcglory  No I dont like this horse I love this horse. My favorite 3 year old so far this year.
46
7.54
Indianapolis
Medaglia d'Oro
B. Baffert
M. Garcia
1st, 2014 San Pedro (LS)
 
RayS  Still haven't seen any wirks or updates on this horse. Guess he's off the Triple Crown trail. Must be something moore serious than just a cough as had... more
47
7.48
Cleburne
Dixie Union
D. Romans
A. Jaen
3rd, 2014 Calder Derby (LS)
 
kaitlinefree1  on April 19, Cleburne worked 5F at Churchill Downs on Fast Dirt in 1:02.00 b finishing 27/47.
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7.47
Kobe's Back
Flatter
J. Sadler
C. Nakatani
3rd, 2014 Bay Shore (G3) View Video
 
kaitlinefree1  on April 19, Kobe' s Back worked 4F at Santa Anita on Fast Dirt in :49.80 hg finishing 34/54.
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7.45Trending Up
General A Rod
Roman Ruler
M. Maker
J. Rosario
3rd, 2014 Florida Derby (G1) View Video
May 3 - Kentucky Derby (G1)
jockey2be  Will he wear blinkers May 3
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7.44
War Command
War Front
A. O'Brien
J. O'Brien
1st, 2013 Dewhurst Stakes (G1) View Video
May 3 - English 2000 Guineas (G1)
ILuvTurfRacing  This comes from the front page of today's AtTheRaces.com web-site via trainer Aidan O'Brien: Unbeaten colt Geoffrey Chaucer could be prepared for a ti... more
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