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2021 Road to the Kentucky Derby
The 2021 Road to the Kentucky Derby was the series of horse races that emphasizes the horses qualified for the upcoming Kentucky Derby 2021. The Event Kentucky Derby 2021 itself will happen on May 1. The field of the event is available for 20 horses with up to four in case of the later withdrawal.
There are different ways to qualify for the Derby. The first one is the main Road consisting of the horse races located in North America. But this year, it is a bit different since some of the tracks were in Dubai as well. Then the other way is by participating in the Japan Road consisting of four races in Japan. Last but not least, is the European Road which includes seven races in England, Ireland, and France.
There were some changes which happened in the qualifications rounds, but we have welcomed the 20 horses that will be competing in the best 2 minutes of the sport in the world.
Kentucky Derby 2021 date and time
As mentioned, Derby Day is fast approaching. The 147th edition of the Kentucky Derby happens on Saturday, May 1, 2021. The location is at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky. The “Most exciting two minutes in sports” will kick off at 6:57 p.m. ET. So, make sure you circle the date and mark the time so that you won’ miss watching the spectacular event from the beginning to the end.
The time differences may apply from one region to another. Therefore, it is essential to look at your time zone. If it is different from the time zone of the actual event, you will want to convert the time. There’s a chance that the starting time can be in the next day or the same day with an ample gap of hours. Make sure you check it with your local time.
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Kentucky Derby Winners list
You can see the complete Kentucky Derby Winners list here:
|2021||Medina Spirit||John Velazquez||Bob Baffert||Zedan Racing Stables (Amr Zedan), first Derby|
|2020||Authentic||John R. Velazquez||Bob Baffert||Spendthrift Farm LLC, MyRaceHorse Stable, Madaket Stables LLC and Starlight Racing||2:00.61|
|2019||Country House||Flavien Prat||William I. Mott||Mrs. JV Shields, EJM McFadden and LNJ Foxwoods||2:03.98|
|2018||Justify *||Mike E. Smith||Bob Baffert||China Horse Club, Head of Plains Partners, Starlight Racing and WinStar Farms||2:04.20|
|2017||Always Dreaming||John R. Velazquez||Todd Pletcher||Brooklyn Boyz Stables||2:03.59|
|2016||Nyquist||Mario Gutierrez||Doug F. O’Neill||Reddam Racing LLC||2:01:31|
|2015||American Pharoah *||Victor Espinoza||Bob Baffert||Ahmed Zayat||2:03.02|
|2014||California Chrome||Victor Espinoza||Art Sherman||Steve and Carolyn Coburn & Perry and Denise Martin||2:03.66|
|2013||Orb||Joel Rosario||Claude R. “Shug” McGaughey III||Stuart Janney III & Phipps Stable (Ogden Mills “Dinny” Phipps)||2:02.89|
|2012||I’ll Have Another||Mario Gutierrez||Doug O’Neill||J. Paul Reddam||2:01.83|
|2011||Animal Kingdom||John Velazquez||H. Graham Motion||Team Valor International||2:02.04|
|2010||Super Saver||Calvin Borel||Todd Pletcher||WinStar Farm LLC.||2:04.45|
|2009||Mine That Bird||Calvin Borel||Bennie Woolley Jr.||Double Eagle Ranch & Bueno Suerte Equine||2:02.66|
|2008||Big Brown||Kent Desormeaux||Richard Dutrow, Jr.||IEAH Stable (Michael Iavarone) and Paul P. Pompa Jr.||2:01.82|
|2007||Street Sense||Calvin Borel||Carl Nafzger||James B. Tafel||2:02.17|
|2006||Barbaro||Edgar Prado||Michael Matz||Lael Stables (Roy & Gretchen Jackson)||2:01.36|
|2005||Giacomo||Mike Smith||John Shirreffs||Mr. & Mrs. Jerome S. Moss||2:02.75|
|2004||Smarty Jones||Stewart Elliott||John Servis||Someday Farm||2:04.06|
|2003||Funny Cide||José Santos||Barclay Tagg||Sackatoga Stable (Jackson Knowlton)||2:01.19|
|2002||War Emblem||Victor Espinoza||Bob Baffert||The Thoroughbred Corporation||2:01.13|
|2001||Monarchos||Jorge Chavez||John T. Ward, Jr.||John C. Oxley||1:59.97|
|2000||Fusaichi Pegasus||Kent Desormeaux||Neil D. Drysdale||Fusao Sekiguchi||2:01|
Kentucky Derby 2021 Winner/Results
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Kentucky Derby payouts
Kentucky Derby 2021 Prize money has been one of the hottest topics in the Derby verse. For the first time, the Kentucky Derby moved to a different month other than May. The hype, the situation, and many other factors would affect greatly the Kentucky Derby Payout or prize money.
Back then, the prize money was $3 million, as announced by the Kentucky Derby Official. However, the pandemic has affected the purse greatly.
In this case, one who finishes in the first place will attain a $1.86 million purse. Meanwhile, the runner-up of the race will make up to $600k. The Third place will make $300k. As reported by the insiders, the winning jockey will receive 10% of the prize money. That means the winning jockey at the 2021 Kentucky Derby will receive $186,000.
|Standings||Purse Money||Jockey Share|
|Runner – up||$600,000||$30,000|
Kentucky Derby Horses 2021
The 2021 Road to the Kentucky Derby has made it clear that we will be expecting twenty horses for the main event. The top 20 will form the field for the 2021 Kentucky Derby. Of course, it will be 100% accurate presuming that the horses do not have any injury when the day has come. But we are pretty confident that all 20 horses will show up. Not to mention that the date is around the corner. It is less than two weeks until we witness the actual event.
You could take a look at the complete horse’s list in this page
2021 Kentucky Derby Predictions and Odds
The surprising news showed that there will be less than 20 horses to enter Churchill Down’s starting gate on Saturday, May 1 with the post time at about 6:00 pm ET.
It is important to comprehend that most of them will be the huge long-shots when the pari-mutuel odds are released back then. So, which is a horse that wins the upcoming 147th edition of the Kentucky Derby? There will be a substantial long shot.
Here is the latest Kentucky Derby Odds below:
|Hot Rod Charlie||6-1|
|Rock Your World||8-1|
|Soup and Sandwich||30-1|
|Like the King||50-1|
|Get Her Number||N/A|
What is the field for the Kentucky Derby?
The Kentucky Derby field has been limited to 20 starters since 1975 – the year after 23 horses contested the 100th anniversary of the Derby in 1974. At least 20 horses have entered the race every yearsince 2004, and 15 of the last 17 years. All told, there has been a field of 20 horses on 18 occasions (the first was in 1923 when 21 horses went to the post), and there has been at least 15 starters in each of the last 18 years.
Here is the detail of the Kentucky Derby 2021 field Size:
- Largest Field: 23 1974 (100th running)
- Smallest Field: 3 1892 and 1905
- Total Starters: 1,844 1875-2015
- Avg. Field Size: 13.1 1875-2015
- 20 or More Fields: 18
- 15 or More Fields: 64
- 14 or Less Fields: 77
Who won the Kentucky Derby in 2021?
We will add 2021 Kentucky Derby Winner name in meantime after the finishing 2 min. final race in May 1st.
In 2020, Country House came out as the winner. It won the 146th running of the Kentucky Derby on Saturday, being the first amongst the 20 horses through the field at Churchill Downs. Flavien Prat was the trainer of the horse.
Kentucky Derby TV Coverage 2021
Here are the TV coverage’s based on the country of viewers.
Viewers in the USA could tune in to the NBC Network when the event happened. You can use your TV to tune into NBC, or your favorite browser and visit NBCSports.com, or install the NBC Sports App on your smartphone or tablet. The Post time is set for 7:01 Pm ET. So, make sure you have prepared your watching method before proceeding.
For those who have cut the cord, consider using popular live streaming services such as FuboTV, Hulu with Live TV, sling TV, and others. If you are their new member, you could use their free trial period to watch the 2021 Kentucky Derby for free.
In the UK, Sky Sports has reserved the right to broadcast the 2021 Kentucky Derby. Although it does happen on US soil, it has been part of the costumes of the UK viewers. Therefore, Sky Sports really embrace this trend. You could use this TV broadcast service to watch the 146th Kentucky Derby.
In Canada, TSN is the network you’d like to tune in to watch the Kentucky Derby. If you are traveling to Canada, don’t worry. The Kentucky Derby is a popular event there. So, you will likely see it anywhere. Tune into the TSN channel from your TV package. If you are Canadian, it is easy and simple to get TSN. But if you are not using a TV package, consider picking TSN Direct. It is a direct-to-video service which allows you to tune in TSN without cable.
Folks in Ireland could tune in Sky Sports to watch the spectacle. The TV broadcast is available in the top rated TV cable provider. If you don’t have one, you could use the alternative like the live streaming service combined with the VPN service to unlock the service in Ireland. If your FuboTV is not accessible in Ireland, consider using VPN to connect to the US server and unlock the service.
How to Watch Kentucky Derby 2021 Online
It will air on NBC. Therefore, you can use NBC Sports app or NBC Sports official live streaming site to watch the event online.
Cord cutters can pick the live streaming service to get the coverage of Kentucky Derby 2021 through the NBC Sports Channel. The live streaming services which include the channel are YouTube TV, Hulu with Live TV, FuboTV, and so on.
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Reserve your options to follow the event now. You won’t regret to watch it.