2019 Kentucky Derby Odds: Omaha Beach Favored But Not By Much

2019 Kentucky Derby Odds: Omaha Beach Favored But Not By Much

The post positions for the 2019 Kentucky Derby were drawn earlier today. That means oddsmakers have updated the odds to win the 145th running of the roses. Horse racing fans will notice that for the first time in several years the Kentucky Derby ML odds don’t list a clear betting favorite.

2019 Kentucky Derby Odds: Omaha Beach Favored But Not By Much

No. 1: War of Will +2000
No. 2: Tax +2000
No. 3: By My Standards +2000
No. 4: Gray Magician +5000
No. 5: Improbable +800
No. 6: Vekoma +2000
No. 7: Maximum Security +1000
No. 8: Tacitus +1000
No. 9: Plus Que Parfait +3300
No. 10: Cutting Humor +3000
No. 11: Haikal +3000
No. 12: Omaha Beach +475
No. 13: Code of Honor +1600
No. 14: Win Win Win +1800
No. 15: Master Fencer +6600
No. 16: Game Winner +700
No. 17: Roadster +725
No. 18: Long Range Toddy +5000
No. 19: Spinoff +4000
No. 20: Country House +5000

The 2019 Arkansas Derby winner, Omaha Beach, is the Kentucky Derby betting favorite at +475. Omaha Beach will break from the 12th position. Game Winner is the second betting favorite at +700. Roadster is the third favorite at +725.

War of Will drew the dreaded first position putting the horse in the middle of the betting board at 20-1 odds. If you are looking for 2019 Kentucky Derby long shots check out Master Fencer at +6600.

The 2019 Kentucky Derby takes place at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 4 on NBC and streamed on NBCSports.com.