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Derby anaylsis: Verrazano will keep perfect record intact

Saturday, May 4, 2013
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Today’s Kentucky Derby is one of the most contentious in years. At least eight of the 19 3-year-olds (Black Onyx was scratched Friday morning) stepping into the starting gate at Churchill Downs are legitimate threats to win. We’re going with undefeated Verrazano, who could not have drawn a better post position than the 14, directly outside speedy Falling Sky. We’ve been going back and forth over the next three horses, finally settling on Normandy Invasion, Orb and Goldencents.

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