Kentucky Derby 2017: Live Updates, Results and Reaction
Follow live updates as the winner of the 2017 Kentucky Derby is determined at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky. Classic Empire enters as one of the favorites, but some believe a surprise winner may emerge from the pack with Classic Empire being erratic at times. Always Dreaming and McCracken come in as favorites with the oddsmakers as well. Irish War Cry, who is also a favorite with the oddsmakers, could be a contender as well. But don't forget about some of the sleepers, including Hence, Battle of Midway, Thunder Snow and a few others.
- May 6, 2017
- via Bleacher Report
Always Dreaming Pulls It Off!
Favorites Neck and Neck
Always Dreaming and Irish War Cry are leading the pack!
- Invalid Date
- May 6, 2017
State of Honor leads after the first Half Mile
Always Dreaming is second and Battle of Midway is third.
And They're off!
Odds Before the Race
The Horses Are Making Their Way To the Starting LIne
We're getting much closer to post time. All of the horses have started to make their way over to the starting line.
Want a Longshot to Root For?
Although it is sunny in Kentucky at the moment, the track is a bit muddy. That is something to keep an eye on as we get closer to post time.
Irish War Cry Is at 9/2 as Well
Always Dreaming Is Now a 9/2 Favorite