Johannesburg Drifts Slightly, Still Favored in Future Wager

Odds for Coolmore's Johannesburg drifted slightly in day two of the Kentucky Derby future wager and are currently at 9-2. The first day of pool two wagering closed with the undefeated Breeders' Cup Juvenile (gr. I) winner at 7-2.

Siphonic remained second in the wagering at 7-1, the same as his odds after the first day's wagering when he was tied with Louisiana Derby (gr. II) winner Repent. The Ken McPeek trainee also drifted slightly Friday, and is currently the 9-1 third choice. Saarland (10-1), Harlan's Holiday (12-1), Came Home (12-1), the mutuel field (13-1), and Booklet (14-1) are next in line.

Through Friday's wagering, $73,014 had been wagered into pool two, with $43,373 wagered Friday.

(Live Odds, TVG)