The Road to the 2017 Kentucky Derby

Today we will be recapping the road to the 2017 Kentucky Derby and a special preview of our winning picks and current Kentucky Derby online betting odds for the 143rd running of the first leg of the Triple Crown.

The Kentucky Derby is the Super Bowl of horse racing. This beloved American race will put the top 20 three year old thoroughbreds against each other for a 2 million dollar purse. Let’s look at some of the races horses have won to qualify for the Kentucky Derby in 2017.

Florida Derby: Always Dreaming
Horse racist analysts believe that Always Dreaming has the form to win the Kentucky Derby. His impressive win in the Florida Derby has earned him a spot many horse bettors wagering slips in the Kentucky Derby.

Online Betting Odds Classic Empire

Arkansas Derby: Classic Empire
Many horse racing analysts thought that Classic Empire was beginning to taper off in terms of speed and tenacity. Classic Empire struck back against his critics by impressively winning the Arkansas Derby. Could Classic Empire win the Kentucky Derby? Currently, oddsmakers have the horse listed at 5/2 betting odds online which leads all other horses.

Wood Memorial: Irish War Cry 
If you think Irish War Cry will win the Kentucky Derby, you might be rewarded with a lucrative 13/2 payout. Irish War Cry is definitely a horse you’d want to include in your trifectas and superfectas. This is a horse that can certainly go the distance and win Kentucky Derby 143.

There you have it folks, are picks for which horses are likely to win, place, and show for the 143rd Kentucky Derby.

Kentucky Derby 2017 Betting Picks

Okay, we know why you came here so without further ado we bring you our exclusive free Kentucky Derby 2017 betting picks to help players place their Trifectas at the 143rd Kentucky Derby.

Looking for free trifecta picks for the Kentucky Derby? We’ve compiled some of the best trifecta picks that can be used on popular race books such as Bodog, BetOnline and others.

Kentucky Derby Betting Picks

Here are a few trifecta picks that could line your pocket with profits after Kentucky Derby 143.

  • Practical Joke, Gormley and McCraken
  • One of the best things about the Kentucky Derby is the possibility of hitting it big. When you bet these three horses in a trifecta box, you have the ability to get paid on lucrative odds depending on where these 3 horses finish.

  • El Areeb, JBoys Echo and Iliad
  • Many handicappers were put off by El Areeb’s latest race in which he was favored to win. Iliad and JBoys Echo have been able to put some impressive speeds. This trifecta could pay off huge, if you are lucky enough to hit it.

  • Mastery, One Liner and Iliad
  • In this trifecta, you’ll be taking trainers who have previously won the KY Derby in recent years. If you believe that horse racing is more about training as opposed to raw talent from the horse, this is the trifecta bet that is best for you.