Kentucky Derby 2024 Recap Video

By Jarrod Horak

The weather improved on the first Saturday in May and the main track was fast for the 2024 Kentucky Derby. Mystik Dan, breaking from post 3, worked out a dream inside stalking trip, got a clear lead in the stretch, and held on by a desperate nose over Sierra Leone and Forever Young. Brian Hernandez Jr. rode the winner for Ken McPeek, and he paid $39.22. The final time was 2:03.34.

Kentucky Derby 2024 final order of finish: 1st – Mystik Dan, 2nd – Sierra Leone, 3rd – Forever Young, 4th – Catching Freedom, 5th – T O Password, 6th – Resilience, 7th – Stronghold, 8th – Honor Marie, 9th – Endlessly, 10th – Dornoch, 11th – Track Phantom, 12th – West Saratoga, 13th – Domestic Product, 14th – Epic Ride, 15th – Fierceness, 16th – Society Man, 17th – Just Steel, 18th – Grand Mo the First, 19th – Catalytic, 20th – Just a Touch