Post positions are crucial in such a large field. Any horse starting from the rail can find himself in trouble early.
33% (144 votes)
Outside post positions in the KentuckY Derby favor speed horses and mid-pack runners.
20% (89 votes)
Horses staring from the auxiliary gate could be at a serious disadvantage without real early speed.
25% (112 votes)
Starting post positions for Kentucky Derby contenders do not matter. The best horse will win.
22% (95 votes)
Total votes: 440