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2008 Kentucky Derby and Oaks Future Wager
Pool Three

Updates: 04/07/08

Pool Three of the Kentucky Derby Future Wager is now closed. Florida Derby winner Big Brown remained the favorite closing at the same 3-1 as his morning line odds. Lousiana Derby winner Pyro slipped from 4-1 to close as the 5-1 second choice while Colonel John was the third choice at 6-1 off his Santa Anita Derby win this weekend. The total pool was $291,835, the smallest since 2003, and the total of $1,056,520 wagered over the three pools is the lowest other 1999, the first year the wager was offered.

There was no clear cut favorite in Pool Three of the Oaks Future Wager, with five fillies closing at single digit odds. Eight Belles was the favorite at 8-1 after winning the Fantasy Stakes at Oaklawn on Sunday. She was followed by Proud Spell at 6-1, Country Star at 7-1, then Pure Clan and Bsharpsonata both at 8-1. The total for Pool 3 was $47,116 with $174,838 wagered over the three Oaks pools.

Both are two-dollar minimum wagers to win only with no refunds if your horse doesn't start in the race. The 134th running of the Kentucky Derby is scheduled for Saturday, May 3 with the Kentucky Oaks the day before on May 2. Full rules and info for the wagers are available here. Final odds for Pool One, held in February, are available here and Pool Two, held in March, are available here.

Free past performances for Pool Three are available here from BRIS. Free past performances are also be available for the Derby Future and the Oaks Future from the Kentucky Derby website. DRF has free past performances for the to 23 horses only in both wagers available here: Derby Future, Oaks Future

Exact will-pay amounts for Pool 3

2008 Kentucky Derby Future Wager
Official Field - Pool Three
#NamePool One
Pool Two
M/L OddsFinal Odds
  1Adriano --20-138-1
  2Atoned --30-159-1
  3Big Brown --3-13-1
  4Big Truck --20-132-1
  5Blackberry Road 47-145-150-146-1
  6Bob Black Jack 58-149-130-142-1
  7Colonel John 19-117-112-16-1
  8Cool Coal Man -26-115-120-1
  9Court Vision 15-116-120-119-1
10Denis of Cork 46-112-115-126-1
11El Gato Malo 16-115-112-121-1
12Gayego -111-130-157-1
13Liberty Bull --50-174-1
14My Pal Charlie --50-173-1
15Pyro 5-14-14-15-1
16Salute the Sarge --50-195-1
17Smooth Air 159-1192-150-130-1
18Tale of Ekati 33-147-130-118-1
19Tomcito --30-132-1
20Visionaire -19-120-119-1
21War Pass 6-19-26-114-1
22Yankee Bravo 48-141-130-161-1
23Z Fortune 37-133-150-154-1
24All Other 3 YO's3-16-115-114-1
 M/L = morning line

2008 Kentucky Oaks Future Wager
Official Field - Pool Three
#NamePool One
Pool One
M/L OddsFinal Odds
  1A to the Croft 31-144-130-137-1
  2Absolutely Cindy -16-115-133-1
  3African Violet --30-147-1
  4Ariege --15-121-1
  5Armonk --20-180-1
  6Awsome Chic --20-126-1
  7Bsharpsonata 30-112-112-18-1
  8Country Star 9-25-15-17-1
  9Eight Belles 22-18-18-15-1
10Elusive Lady --20-178-1
11French Kiss --50-178-1
12Gentle Audrey --30-1125-1
13Golden Doc A 32-127-115-115-1
14Grace and Power 28-143-130-159-1
15Highest Class -33-130-133-1
16Kadira -159-150-1138-1
17Little Belle --30-111-1
18My Baby Baby -70-150-184-1
19Proud Spell 8-16-14-16-1
20Pure Clan 10-17-18-18-1
21Robbie's Gal --50-167-1
22Shes All Eltish -97-130-112-1
23Valentine Fever --50-1187-1
24All Other 3 YO Fillies9-29-115-111-1

You may also want to participate in Churchill Downs' Kentucky Derby fantasy stable contest the Road to the Roses Fantasy Challenge. The contest started on February 10th, so if you haven't joined yet you will need to play catch-up now.

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