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    ***Official Kentucky Derby Thread***

    who has everyone got?? Cant believe it is that time of year again judging by the snow on the ground here in central Iowa. this is one of my favorite sports events of the year!

    im going with orb to win im taking the favorite because i know nothing about horse racing.

    im also thinking of doing a trifecta


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    #3 Revolutionary with Cavil Borel.



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    Oops Calvin, my fingers got ahead of my brain.



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    Re: ***Official Kentucky Derby Thread***

    used to follow more closely, but I'm going with the Pitino horse. can't make my real picks until I see them do the walkabout. Then I just pick the prettiest one. Usually works decently. Darn near had a Triple Crown winner pick back in 1998.



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    Re: ***Official Kentucky Derby Thread***

    Normandy Invasion here.



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    Re: ***Official Kentucky Derby Thread***

    I am being chalky and going with Orb, has been getting better numbers as the distance of his races have been getting longer. I loved his FL Derby run, was 3 wide the whole race. Rosario is the hottest jock in the country and hops aboard. Good luck to anyone who plays!



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    Normandy


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    Can we bad mouth the derby in this thread?


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    *Rest in peace corn dog chick

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    Re: ***Official Kentucky Derby Thread***

    Quote Originally Posted by cowgirl836 View Post
    used to follow more closely, but I'm going with the Pitino horse. can't make my real picks until I see them do the walkabout. Then I just pick the prettiest one. Usually works decently. Darn near had a Triple Crown winner pick back in 1998.
    When you were 10?



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    Re: ***Official Kentucky Derby Thread***

    Quote Originally Posted by zwclones51 View Post
    When you were 10?

    yes, actually. Well, I would have still been 9, I guess. Real Quiet was a pretty horse!



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    Re: ***Official Kentucky Derby Thread***

    I like Orb, Revolutionary and Vyjack. Palace Malice as the long shot (like the Jock and possible track conditions).



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    Verrazano or Overanalyze, then Lines of Battle, Javas War. Starting away from favorites with the ****** weather.


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    Re: ***Official Kentucky Derby Thread***

    My theory is never play the favorite, you want someone in the 2nd to 6th best odds. And then pick a cool name, cool names matter. So I like Revolutionary and Java's War.

    Minor caveat: I know absolutely nothing about horses that a 7 year-old does not know.



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