Majesto vs. Tom's Ready Prediction
Which race horse will have a better showing in today's Kentucky Derby, Majesto or Tom's Ready? Read on for our prediction.
Oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv have put together matchup prop odds for today's Kentucky Derby and have pitted Majesto vs. Tom's Ready. Neither horse has to win the race at Churchill Downs or even finish in the money. They just have to place higher in the final results than the other.
Majesto is -140 on the money line to beat Tom's Ready, who has even odds to win this matchup prop. A stalker in terms of running style, Majesto has one win in five career starts to earn $49,500 for owner Grupo 7C Racing Stable. Trained by Gustavo Delgado, Majesto will be ridden by jockey Emisael Jaramillo today.
Tom's Ready has one win over nine career starts, with four second-place finishes and no third-place showings. He's earned $302,220 over his career for G M B Racing and trainer Dallas Stewart. A closer, Tom's Ready will be ridden by Brian Hernandez Jr. at Churchill Downs today.
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OUR PREDICTION: Tom's Ready is a natural closer that preserves energy in order to sustain a late run. While weaving through traffic could be difficult, he should have plenty left in the tank to make a late run down the stretch and surpass Majesto today at Churchill Downs. At even odds, Tom's Ready offers plenty of value.
2016 KENTUCKY DERBY PREDICTIONS: TOM'S READY EVEN OVER MAJESTO