How to Watch the 2017 Kentucky Derby

If you own any electronic device with a screen, you have the ability to watch the Kentucky Derby today. "You're going to have some big odds on whoever the favourite is", said Dale Romans, who trains Gotham Stakes victor J Boys Echo. This is a race that takes about two minutes.

Two trainers saddling three horses each. Their names are listed in another question below.

Florent Geroux guided her over the mile in 1:37.53 on a rain-softened turf course.

That 37-year drought had led many followers of the "Sport of Kings" to come to the conclusion that winning the Triple Crown was no longer viable because the competition was too tough and that asking any horse to run 1 1/4 miles, followed by 1 3/16 miles two weeks later and then the 1 1/2-mile marathon three weeks after that was just too brutal.

Unlike Animal Kingdom, who paid $43.80, Irish War Cry is the 6-1 fourth choice and a popular pick. Pletcher's horses have won just about all the major Derby preps, some many times over. While Saturday's Run for the Roses has been billed as wide open, Demling considers it a two-horse race.

Bob Baffert, American Phaorah's trainer, will be on the sidelines for this year's Derby.

Favorites have won the Derby the past four years - the longest such streak since the 1970s - but there lacks a clear favorite in the field. One race before his Fountain of Youth letdown, Irish War Cry won the Holy Bull Stakes by 3 3/4 lengths, and beat third-place Classic Empire by almost nine lengths in that colt's only loss.

Exercise rider Daragh O'Donohoe prepares to gallop Kentucky Derby entrant Thunder Snow at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., Thursday, May 4, 2017. It's been the "chalk" on Wall Street for a while - and its track record has been as great as the legendary Secretariat and other Triple Crown winners.

It's time to dust off that fancy hat and mix a mint julep because the Kentucky Derby is nearly here. Hence, the "wise guy" horse on the Churchill backside, has won over an off track and has impressed veteran onlookers with his training up to the race under Hall of Famer Steve Asmussen, who is seeking his first Derby win.

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Horses and Jockey will reach the starting posts at Churchil Downs at 6:30 pm Eastern Time.

TV Channel: NBC is airing the Kentucky Derby and their extended coverage spans from 2:30 p.m. - 7:30 pm. That horse has the worst odds of winning at 66-1.

Numerous Oaklawn-raced horses are entered on the Kentucky Derby undercard at Churchill Downs.

Pletcher has three horses in this year's Derby, and while some might be faster, none will be quicker to steal hearts than Patch, who lost his left eye a year ago after suffering what appeared to be some kind of infection.

Tapwrit has worked well leading to the Derby. The odds have been shuffling like mad ever since they were released.

The 143rd Kentucky Derby is scheduled to take place. So will the track be a muddy mess or will it be in good condition by post time?

Patch, a one-eyed colt, may not be considered the dominant horse in the race at this stage, but he's certainly a fan favorite. "These horses that are here now are here because they are good right now". They are the following.

May 17, 1875 - The first Kentucky Derby is held. Does that give this horse a leg up for the Kentucky Derby if the track is still sloppy from the rain?