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2012 Kentucky Derby Odds: Union Rags, Bodemeister, Gemologist Amongst Favorite Thoroughbreds

The 138th running of the Kentucky Derby is only a few days away, but it is already pulling in bets from around the globe. The post positions for all of the entrants was released on Wednesday, meaning the odds have been adjusted accordingly. The new odds are below, 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 horses in the field, currently with odds of 4/1 and 9/2 respectfully. Undefeated Gemologist sits at 6/1, while Dullahan isn't far behind them with 8/1 odds to win the roses.

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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