2017 Kentucky Derby: Race Start Time, Schedule and Live Hub for 143rd Race

The 2017 Kentucky Derby will be held on Saturday, May 6th. The derby run 143 will take place around 6:30 p.m. ET in Louisville, Kentucky at Churchill Downs. The Kentucky Derby Live is the first stage of the Triple Crown purebred racing.

The Kentucky Derby 2016 was captured by Nyquist. Four consecutive years have passed in which the favorite bookmaker won the race for roses. That streak will continue if Classic Empire, the current betting favorite, wins the race.

Below you will find information about the horses, odds, starting positions, date and time and live updates of the Kentucky Derby 143 race. Kentucky Derby 2017 Race: The Experts Make Their Picks, Post Positions And Morning Line Odds