Itsmyluckyday Derby Odds
CHURCHILL DOWNS, KY (The Spread) - With a slew of races already under his belt, contender Itsmyluckday could be a sleeper to win the 2013 Kentucky Derby this Saturday.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, Itsmyluckyday is 12/1 to win the 2013 Kentucky Derby from Churchill Downs. Verrazano is the current favorite to win this Saturday at 7/2, while Orb is 5/1 to win and Goldencents and Revolutionary are both 7/1.
In nine career starts, Itsmyluckyday has finished out of the money only twice. In his latest outing, he finished second in the Grade I Florida Derby on March 30 behind only Orb. He also won the Grade III Holy Bull Stakes on January 26 and also finished first in the Gulfstream Park Derby. In back-to-back Grade III races at the Dania Beach Stakes and Delta Downs Jackpot, he finished fourth and sixth, respectively.
Itsmyluckyday is trained by Edward Plesa Jr. and owned by Laurie Plesa with Trilogy Stables. He earned 50 points this season and $393, 600 in earnings. He's the pedigree of Lawyer Ron - Viva La Slew by Doneraile Court.
The 2013 Kentucky Derby will take place on Saturday, May 4 from Churchill Downs. Post time is set for 6:24PM ET.