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2022 Kentucky Derby Point Standings Final Update (April 20)

Adam Taylor McKillop
Final 2022 Kentucky Derby Point Standings ahead of the 148th running on Saturday, May 7.
Final 2022 Kentucky Derby Point Standings ahead of the 148th running on Saturday, May 7. / Ray Acevedo-USA TODAY Sports

The long road to the 2022 Kentucky Derby came to an end this weekend with the final prep race taking place at Keeneland. The Lexington Stakes concluded the 36 prep race series and finalized the starting lineup for the 148th running of the Kentucky Derby.

Horses competing in the prep race series earned points throughout the 36 prep races, and the top 19 or 20-point earners will secure their spots in the Kentucky Derby lineup.

Check out the full list of final Kentucky Derby point standings on Wednesday, April 20, about three weeks ahead of the most famous horse race in the world.

Stay up to date on all things Kentucky Derby related, including betting odds, via FanDuel Racing and TVG.

Final Kentucky Derby Point Standings

1. Epicenter: 164 points

2. Zandon: 114 points

3. White Abarrio: 112 points

4. Mo Donegal: 112 points

5. Tiz the Bomb: 110 points

6. Cyberknife: 100 points

7. Crown Pride (JPN): 100 points

8. Taiba: 100 points

9. Simplification: 74 points

10. Smile Happy: 70 points

11. Tawny Port: 60 points

12. Barber Road: 58 points

13. Un Ojo: 54 points

14. Early Voting: 50 points

15. Morello: 50 points

16. Messier: 40 points

17. Zozos: 40 points

18. Summer Is Tomorrow: 40 points

19. Charge It: 40 points

20. Happy Jack: 30 points

These horses below did not qualify for the official starting lineup at the 148th running of the Kentucky Derby.

21. Pioneer of Medina: 25 points

22. In Due Time: 24 points

23. Ethereal Road: 22 points

24. Rich Strike: 21 points

25. Rattle N Roll: 20 points

26. Skippylongstocking: 20 points

27. Major General: 18 points

28. Golden Glider: 15 points

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