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2022 Kentucky Derby Content Hub

by NBC Sports EDGE Staff
Updated On: May 8, 2022, 9:37 pm ET

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Rich Strike won the 148th Kentucky Derby, as Epicenter and Zandon placed second and third, respectively. Look back on pre-race insights with our content hub - your one-stop shop for analysis, interviews, betting definitions and more.

 

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RICH STRIKE WINS THE 2022 KENTUCKY DERBY: A late entrant and the biggest longshot on the board at 80-1, Rich Strike and jockey Sonny Leon pulled off the second-largest upset in Derby history | WATCH THE FULL RACE

 

Betting columns

Handicapping the 2022 Kentucky Oaks: Matt Bernier handicaps Friday's main event at Churchill Downs, the G1 Kentucky Oaks for three-year-old fillies. | READ

Handicapping the 2022 Kentucky Derby: Matt Bernier handicaps the 148th running of the Kentucky Derby | READ

 

Derby Betting 101 series

Win Bets Explained: NBC Sports EDGE's Matt Bernier lays out what a Win bet is and why it's the easiest wager to make on the Kentucky Derby, revealing one horse worth wagering on this weekend | WATCH

Place Bets Explained: Matt Bernier dives into Place bets, why they're more lucrative during the Kentucky Derby and reveals one horse worth wagering on. | WATCH

Show Bets Explained: Matt Bernier explains what a Show bet is, why it's a little easier to win and gives one horse worth placing a Show bet on this year | WATCH

Trifecta Bets Explained: Matt Bernier analyzes Trifecta bets, why they are so difficult to cash and reveals one longshot horse you might want to consider in this year's race | WATCH

Exacta Bets Explained: Matt Bernier explains what an Exacta bet is, why it can be so lucrative and gives a few horses he thinks have a good chance to cash this Derby | WATCH

 

Video Analysis

Behind the scenes of betting at the Derby: Drew Dinsick takes you to the track to demonstrate what betting at Churchill Downs looks like | WATCH

Early Derby Preview: The Bet the Edge crew and guests The 2 Robbies dive into Kentucky Derby odds and horses that are set to race | WATCH

Drew Dinsick's Six Derby Contenders: Drew Dinsick is live from Churchill Downs giving his initial looks at the six horses he sees as contenders for the Kentucky Derby, including Zandon, Epicenter, Messier and others. | WATCH

Interview with Randy Moss: Drew Dinsick catches up with Randy Moss at Churchill Downs to discuss the importance of early speed on a sloppy track, why he's high on Nest in the Kentucky Oaks and one Derby storyline no one is talking about. | WATCH

Interview with Megan Devine: Drew Dinsick speaks with Megan Devine at Churchill Downs to talk about why she's eyeing Epicenter and Crown Pride at the Derby and which horses to watch in the Oaks. | WATCH

Interview with Britney Eurton: Drew Dinsick and Britney Eurton analyze the field ahead of Saturday's Kentucky Derby running, highlighting which horses stand out to them, betting prices to consider and much more. | WATCH

1-on-1 with Steve Kornacki: The great Steve Kornacki joins Drew Dinsick at Churchill Downs to look at some trends that offer betting insight as well as which factors are something to lean into and which are just noise. | WATCH

 

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