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2012 Kentucky Derby Odds: Bodemeister, Union Gap Seen As Favorites By Oddsmakers

Each year the Kentucky Derby has a big draw for placing bets, and this year will certainly be no different. And now that we know the post positions for all of the horses this year, the odds have been adjusted accordingly. The odds are as follows, listed in their post postion from 1-20.

Daddy Long Legs 30/1
Optimizer 50/1
Take Charge Indy 15/1
Union Rags 9/2
Dullahan 8/1
Bodemeister 4/1
Rousing Sermon 50/1
Creative Cause 12/1
Trinniberg 50/1
Daddy Knows Best 15/1
Alpha 15/1
Perspective 30/1
Went The Day Well 20/1
Hansen 10/1
Gemologist 6/1
El Padrino 20/1
Done Talking 50/1
Sabercat 30/1
I'll Have Another 12/1
Liaison 50/1

Bodemeister and Union Gap are viewed as the two of the top thoroughbreds in the field with odds of 4/1 and 9/2 respectfully, while undefeated Gemologist sits at 6/1. Dullahan isn't far behind them with 8/1 odds.

For more on the 2012 Kentucky Derby and horse racing in general, please make sure to check out And Down The Stretch They Come.

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