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Who won the Kentucky in 2020? Full results, finish order & highlights from the race

Who won the Kentucky in 2020? Full results, finish order & highlights from the race

Tiz The Law could not catch up to Authentic down the stretch of the Kentucky Derby on Saturday in a thrilling rush to the finish line.

Tiz The Law finished second after winning the Belmont Stakes earlier in the year.

MORE: Payout breakdown for 2020 Kentucky Derby

This year’s Kentucky Derby took place without spectators because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The quiet scene presented a sharp contrast to the typical large crowds donning extravagant outfits and headwear.

Sports Grind Entertainment tracked live Kentucky Derby action right here with updates and highlights from Churchill Downs. Follow along below for full results.

Who won the Kentucky Derby in 2020?

Authentic won the Kentucky Derby in dramatic fashion, finishing ahead of Tiz The Law to give trainer Bob Baffert his sixth career Derby victory.

Kentucky Derby highlights

Kentucky Derby live updates, highlights, results

7:05 p.m. Authentic holds off Tiz The Law to win the Kentucky Derby.

7:05 p.m.: Tiz The Law is pushing Authentic late.

7:04 p.m.: Tiz The Law, who was not expected to make a move until late, starts strong.

7:03 p.m.: We’re off!

7:02 p.m.: Horses are arriving at the starting gates.

6:55 p.m.: Almost ready!

6:48 p.m.: There’s apparently been a late scratch from the race.

6:46 p.m.: With about 15 minutes until post time, NBC is previewing the jockeys for the 2020 Kentucky Derby.

6:34 p.m.: Colorful as usual.

6:10 p.m.: In a virtual simulation of the race, Tiz The Law comes out on top. This computer generated race is pretty cool looking.

6 p.m.: Here’s the favorite.

2020 Kentucky Derby post time

  • TV coverage: NBC, fuboTV
  • Date: Saturday, Sept. 5
  • Post time: 7 p.m. ET

Coverage of the 2020 Kentucky Derby begins at 2:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, Sept. 5. Post time is not slated until the afternoon, at 7 p.m. ET. TV audiences can tune into NBC for full coverage, while online streamers can turn to fuboTV, which offers a seven-day free trial.

Kentucky Derby post positions

Tiz The Law, who won the Belmont Stakes earlier this year, will be racing out of the No. 17 post position. Below is the full list of starting spots, as well as each horse’s odds of winning the Kentucky Derby, as established by Vegas bookmakers.

Post position Horse Morning line odds
1 Finnick The Fierce 50-1
2 Max Player 30-1
3 Enforceable 30-1
4 Storm The Court 50-1
5 Major Fed 50-1
6 King Guillermo 20-1
7 Money Moves 30-1
8 South Bend 50-1
9 Mr. Big News 50-1
10 Thousand Words 15-1
11 Necker Island 50-1
12 Sole Volante 30-1
13 Attachment Rate 50-1
14 Winning Impression 50-1
15 NY Traffic 20-1
16 Honor A.P. 5-1
17 Tiz The Law 3-5
18 Authentic 8-1

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Christine founded Sports Grind Entertainment with an aim to bring relevant and unaltered Sports news to the general public with a specific view point for each story catered by the team. She is a proficient journalist who holds a reputable portfolio with proficiency in content analysis and research.

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