05/03/2011 10:08AM

2011 Kentucky Derby contenders ranked by graded earnings

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List of contenders for the 2011 Kentucky Derby on May 7 at Churchill Downs, updated daily and ranked by graded stakes earnings. The Kentucky Derby field is limited to 20 horses; if more than 20 enter, the entries are determined by the amount of graded stakes earnings each horse has accumulated.

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# Horse Trainer Earnings
1 Uncle Mo Todd Pletcher $1,360,000
2 Dialed In Nicholas Zito $840,000
3 Archarcharch William Fires $780,000
4 Comma to the Top Peter Miller $671,000
5 Pants On Fire Kelly Breen $623,000
6 Midnight Interlude Bob Baffert $600,000
7 Soldat Kiaran McLaughlin $540,000
8 Brilliant Speed Thomas Albertrani $450,000
9 Master of Hounds Aidan O'Brien $441,884
10 Nehro Steven Asmussen $400,000
10 Twice the Appeal Jeff Bonde $400,000
12 Mucho Macho Man Katherine Ritvo $370,000
13 Decisive Moment Juan Arias $301,000
14 Animal Kingdom H. Graham Motion $285,000
15 Stay Thirsty Todd Pletcher $260,000
16 Santiva Eddie Kenneally $242,397
17 Watch Me Go Kathleen O'Connell $235,500
18 Shackleford Dale Romans $212,000
19 Twinspired Michael Maker $197,500
20 Derby Kitten Michael Maker $120,000
21 Sway Away Jeff Bonde $111,500