Honor A.P. Betting Odds

Is Honor A.P. the best bet at the 2020 to win the Kentucky Derby? Today we review Honor A.P. betting odds for the Kentucky Derby.

The Kentucky Derby has been pushed back to the first Saturday in September. For the reason of the spread of the coronavirus. However, horse racing fans will get a chance to see some of the top contenders in action on June 20 at the Belmont Stakes. The Belmont Stakes will kick off the Triple Crown of horse racing this year. Different.

After an impressive win over Authentic at the Santa Anita Derby, John Shirreffs’ Honor A.P. has emerged as one of the top contenders to win the Kentucky Derby. Want to know who else is a favorite? Complete Kentucky Derby betting odds below.

Honor A.P. had some stiff competition heading into the Derby. However, with Bob Baffert-trained Nadal and Authentic, who won both divisions of this year’s Arkansas Derby, ruled out of the race, Honor A.P.’s odds to win the race have improved drastically. View updated wagering lines on our odds page, for instance.

Kentucky Derby Honor A.P. Betting Odds

Honor A.P. Betting Odds

The three-year-old colt moved into a tie for the best odds to win the Kentucky Derby after defeating Authentic at the Santa Anita derby. Finishing the 1 1/8-mile distance in 1:48.97. Hall of Fame jockey Mike Smith, who rode Honor A.P. and picked up his third consecutive Santa Anita Derby win, is hoping he is just as dominant on a longer track.

“He gives every indication that he can go a mile and a quarter. Just the way he galloped out today,” Smith said. “I mean I had to pull him up. He just keeps going with that big stride. It’s almost as if horses have to take two (strides) to his one, it seems like. He just really reaches.

“John has done a great job with just putting in some really good long works into him. Also, really galloping him out. So he had a lot of air in him today.”

Even though Honor A.P. is the current favorite to win the Kentucky Derby Barclay Tagg-trained Tiz the Law, the Florida Derby winner, is expected to give him a run for his money. Complete horse racing odds below.

June 16, 2020 by : Posted in predictions No Comments

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