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Kentucky Derby 137 truly wide open

Updated: May 5, 2011, 7:11 PM ET
By Claire Novak | Special to ESPN.com

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Tape a program to the wall. Wear a blindfold. Throw a dart to pick your winner.

That's as good a selection method as any for the 2011 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs, where a field of 20 horses lines up Saturday in what may very well be recent history's murkiest edition of the 1¼-mile event. A motley assortment of runners falls into two categories for the 137th Derby that goes off at 6:24 p.m. ET -- questionable and more questionable -- and standouts at various ...

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