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Orb made 7-2 favorite for Kentucky Derby

Updated: May 1, 2013, 7:51 PM ET
Associated Press

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Trainer Doug O'Neill had a pretty darned good day on two courses.

First he birdied the eighth hole during a Wednesday afternoon golf outing at Valhalla and then he aced the Kentucky Derby draw when Goldencents landed in the No. 8 post and was made the 5-1 third choice for Saturday's race.

"It should be perfect for him," said O'Neill, who saddled last year's winner, I'll Have Another.

"Perfect" was not the way last year's Triple Crown series ended for O'Neill ...

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