Alpha Odds 2012 Kentucky Derby Picks

Alpha is listed at 14 to 1Alpha Odds 2012 Kentucky Derby Picks: There’s not a ton of confidence in this 2012 Kentucky Derby for Alpha, coming out of Godolphin, a global racing operation out of Dubai, founded by Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum. However odds makers at Horse Book have Alpha coming off at 14/1 Horse Racing Odds while posting from the middle at No. 14. Post time for the 2012 Kentucky Derby should go at 6:20 p.m. ET and will be televised on NBC.  Get Free Horse Racing Picks.

Alpha is trained by Kiaran McLaughlin who learned the ropes from Hall of Famer D. Wayne Lukas. McLaughlin went on his own training in the United Arab Emirates before returning to the USA with his own stable of horses. He has one win in a Triple Crown leg with Jazil in 2006 and scored big in the 2006 Breeders Cup with Horse of the Year Invasor who also won the Dubai World Cup in 2007. On board is Jockey Rajiv Maragh from Jamaica. His first winner came aboard Pricedale Kid in 2004 at Tampa Bay Downs.

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2012 Kentucky Derby Gate and Morning Line

Gate – Jockey, Trainer, Odds
1  Daddy Long Legs, Colm O’Donoghue, Aidan O’Brien, 30/1
2  Optimizer, Jon Court, D. Wayne Lukas 50/1
3  Take Charge Indy, Calvin Borel, Patrick Byrne, 15/1
4  Union Rags, Julien Leparoux, Michael Matz, 9/2
5  Dullahan , Kent Desormeaux, Dale Romans, 8/1
6  Bodemeister, Mike smith, Bob Baffert, 4/1 (FAVORITE)
7  Rousing Sermon, Jose Lezcano, Jerry Hollendorfer 50/1
8  Creative Cause, Joel Rosario, Mike Harrington 12/1
9  Trinniberg, Willie Martinez, Bisnath Parboo, 50/1
10 Daddy Nose Best, Garrett Gomez, Steve Asmussen 15/1
11 Alpha, Rajiv Maragh, Kiaran McLaughlin , 15/1
12 Prospective, Luis Contreras, Mark Casse,30/1
13 Went The Day Well, John Velazquez, H Graham Motion, 20/1
14 Hansen, Ramon Dominguez, Make Maker, 10/1
15 Gemologist, Javier Castellano, Todd Pletcher, 6/1
16 El Padrino, Rafael Bejarano, Todd Pletcher, 20/1
17 Done Talking, Sheldon Russell, Hamilton Smith 50/1
18 Sabercat, Corey Nakatani, Steve Asmussen, 30/1
19 I’ll Have Another, Mario Gutierrez, Doug O’Neil,  12/1
20 Liason, Martin Garcia, Bob Baffert, 50/1