Goldencents 5-1 Derby Fave in Early Wagering

Goldencents 5-1 Derby Fave in Early Wagering
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Early wagering on the May 4 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) has focused on connections with recent Derby success.

The slight favorite is Goldencents   at 5-1. Goldencents is trained by last year's Kentucky Derby-winning trainer Doug O'Neill. Also at 5-1 is Revolutionary, who will be ridden by three-time Derby winner Calvin Borel.

Morning-line favorite Orb   was third choice at 6-1 after wagering pools were closed Friday, one day before the Derby at Churchill Downs.

Odds for the entire field follow:

1. Black Onyx, scratched (post to be left open)
2. Oxbow, 25-1
3. Revolutionary, 5-1
4. Golden Soul, 31-1
5. Normandy Invasion, 8-1
6. Mylute, 14-1
7. Giant Finish, 44-1
8. Goldencents, 5-1
9. Overanalyze, 14-1
10. Palace Malice, 25-1
11. Lines of Battle, 42-1
12. Itsmyluckyday, 11-1
13. Falling Sky, 48-1
14. Verrazano, 11-1
15. Charming Kitten, 32-1
16. Orb, 6-1
17. Will Take Charge, 31-1
18. Frac Daddy, 15-1
19. Java's War, 22-1
20. Vyjack, 43-1

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