Kentucky Derby

Kentucky Derby 2022 Best Bets

For the 2022 Kentucky Derby it has been written that it is wide open this year, I don’t really feel that way and will just get the Kentucky Derby basics. Here are the odds as of Friday afternoon on May 6th.

Kentucky Derby Odds

1 Mo Donegal 7-1 Todd Pletcher Irad Ortiz Jr.
2 Happy Jack 23-1 Doug O’Neill Rafael Bejarano
3 Epicenter 5-1 Steve Asmussen Joel Rosario
4 Summer Is Tomorrow 43-1 Bhupat Seemar Mickael Barzalona
5 Smile Happy 15-1 Ken McPeek Corey Lanerie
6 Messier 7-1 Tim Yakteen John Velazquez
7 Crown Pride 15-1 Koichi Shintani Christophe Lemaire
8 Charge It 12-1 Todd Pletcher Luis Saez
9 Tiz the Bomb 26-1 Ken McPeek Brian Hernandez Jr.
10 Zandon 8-1 Chad Brown Flavien Prat
11 Pioneer of Medina 58-1 Todd Pletcher Joe Bravo
12 Taiba 5-1 Tim Yakteen Mike Smith
13 Simplification 44-1 Antonio Sano Jose Ortiz
14 Barber Road 39-1 John Ortiz Rey Gutierrez
15 White Abarrio 11-1 Saffie Joseph Jr. Tyler Gaffalione
16 Cyberknife 14-1 Brad Cox Florent Geroux
17 Classic Causeway 76-1 Brian Lynch Julien Leparoux
18 Tawny Port 76-1 Brad Cox Ricardo Santana Jr.
19 Zozos 39-1 Brad Cox Manny Franco
21 Rich Strike 99-1 Eric Reed Sonny Leon

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To me, I will take Taiba, Epicenter and Messier and you can have the rest. I will take a long shot bet in this Kentucky Derby with Tiz the Bomb at 26-1 odds. I will box the horses and not win much money except when my long shot hits!