2013 Kentucky Derby Contenders

Kentucky Derby ContendersThe official line-up of the 139th Kentucky Derby contenders has been announced! To give you all the latest information on racebooks and wagering, our writers have compiled all the relevant information related to the 20 participating horses and the alternative.

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May 4, 2013 Update: #1 Black Onyx and Alternative Fear the Kitten have been officially withdrawn from the race.


2013 Derby Contenders

#1 – Black Onyx (Scratched)
TrainerKelly Breen
JockeyJoe Bravo
OwnerSterling Racing Stables
Points Standing50
Total Purse Earnings$317,130
Current OddsClick Here
PedigreeRock Hard Ten, Kalahari Cat
#2 – Oxbow
TrainerD. Wayne Lukas
JockeyGary Stevens
OwnerBluegrass Hall
Points Standing36
Total Purse Earnings$346,000
Current Odds (25-1)Click Here
PedigreeAwesome Again, Tizamazing
#3 – Revolutionary
TrainerTodd Pletcher
JockeyCalvin Borel
OwnerWinStar Farm
Points Standing110
Total Purse Earnings$720,000
Current Odds (5-1)Click Here
PedigreeWar Pass, Runup The Colors
#4 – Golden Soul
TrainerDallas Stewart
JockeyRobby Albarado
OwnerCharles E. Fipke
Points Standing14
Total Purse Earnings$84,000
Current Odds (31-1)Click Here
PedigreePerfect Soul, Hollywood Gold
#5 – Normandy Invasion
TrainerChad Brown
JockeyJavier Castellano
OwnerFox Hill Farms
Points Standing44
Total Purse Earnings$258,000
Current Odds (7-1)Click Here
PedigreeTapit, Boston Lady
#6 – Mylute
TrainerTom Amoss
JockeyRosie Napravnik
OwnerGold Mark Farm, Whisper Hill Farm
Points Standing42
Total Purse Earnings$363,365
Current Odds (13-1)Click Here
PedigreeMidnight Lute, Stage Stop
#7 – Giant Finish
TrainerTony Dutrow
JockeyJose Espinoza
OwnerSunrise Stables
Points Standing10
Total Purse Earnings$67,650
Current Odds (39-1)Click Here
PedigreeFrost Giant, Apocalyptic
#8 – Goldencents
TrainerDoug O’Neill
JockeyKevin Krigger
OwnerDave Kenney, W.C. Racing
Points Standing129
Total Purse Earnings$1,208,000
Current Odds (6-1)Click Here
PedigreeInto Mischief, Golden Works
#9 – Overanalyze
TrainerTodd Pletcher
JockeyRafael Bejarano
OwnerRepole Stable
Points Standing110
Total Purse Earnings$908,831
Current Odds (14-1)Click Here
PedigreeDixie Union, Unacloud
#10 – Palace Malice
TrainerTodd Pletcher
JockeyMike Smith
OwnerDogwood Stable
Points Standing50
Total Purse Earnings$200,000
Current Odds (24-1)Click Here
PedigreeCurlin, Palace Rumor
#11 – Lines of Battle
TrainerAiden O’Brien
JockeyRyan Moore
OwnerJoseph Allen, Susan Magnier, Derrick Smith, Michael Tabor
Points Standing100
Total Purse Earnings$1,261,089
Current Odds (33-1)Click Here
PedigreeWar Front, Starry Dreamer
#12 – Itsmyluckyday
TrainerEdward Plesa Jr.
JockeyElvis Trujillo
OwnerLaurie Plesa, Trilogy Stables
Points Standing50
Total Purse Earnings$593,600
Current Odds (9-1)Click Here
PedigreeLawyer Ron, Viva La Slew
#13 – Falling Sky
TrainerJohn Terranova
JockeyLuis Saez
OwnerNewtown Anner Stud, Covello, James and Bulger, Joseph
Points Standing30
Total Purse Earnings$207,500
Current Odds (39-1)Click Here
PedigreeLion Heart, Sea Dragoness
#14 – Verrazano
TrainerTodd Pletcher
JockeyJohn Velazquez
OwnerSusan Magnier, Derrick Smith, Michael B. Tabor, Let’s Go Stable
Points Standing150
Total Purse Earnings$810,000
Current Odds (9-1)Click Here
PedigreeMore Than Ready, Enchanted Rock
#15 – Charming Kitten
TrainerTodd Pletcher
JockeyEdgar Prado
OwnerKenneth and Sarah Ramsey
Points Standing20
Total Purse Earnings$206,000
Current Odds (29-1)Click Here
PedigreeKitten’s Joy, Iteration
#16 – Orb
TrainerShug McGaughey
JockeyJoel Rosario
OwnerPhipps Stable and Stuart Janney III
Points Standing150
Total Purse Earnings$840,000
Current Odds (7-1)Click Here
PedigreeMalibu Moon, Lady Liberty
#17 – Will Take Charge
TrainerD. Wayne Lukas
JockeyJon Court
OwnerWillis Horton
Points Standing60
Total Purse Earnings$512,971
Current Odds (30-1)Click Here
PedigreeUnbridleds Song, Take Charge Lady
#18 – Frac Daddy
TrainerKenny  McPeek
JockeyVictor Lebron
OwnerMagic City Thoroughbred Partners
Points Standing44
Total Purse Earnings$240,596
Current Odds (23-1) Click Here
PedigreeScat Daddy, Skipper’s Mate
#19 – Javas War
TrainerKenny McPeek
JockeyJulien Leparoux
OwnerCharles Fipke
Points Standing122
Total Purse Earnings$651,772
Current Odds(22-1)Click Here
PedigreeWar Pass, Java
#20 – Vyjack
TrainerRudy Rodriguez
JockeyGarrett Gomez
OwnerPick Six Racing
Points Standing70
Total Purse Earnings$505,000
Current Odds (36-1)Click Here
PedigreeInto Mischief, Life Happened