California Chrome is the 2-1 favorite to win today’s 140th running of the Kentucky Derby.
California Chrome won’t have to run in muddy slop at Churchill Downs as the Weather Channel is forecasting mostly sunny skies today with a high of 73 degrees and a 10 percent chance of rain.
The Derby post time is 6:24 p.m. ET.
NBC Sports’ TV coverage will start at noon on NBCSN and continue at 4 p.m. ET on NBC.
Other Possible Winners
Wicked Strong 7-1
Intense Holiday 14-1
Candy Boy 16-1
Medal Count 24-1