An overflow field of 13 sophomores will travel 1 1/16 miles on the Turfway Park Tapeta in Friday’s $100,000 John Battaglia Memorial S.
A fine field of seven sophomores will travel 1 1/16 miles at Oaklawn Park in Saturday’s lucrative $750,000 Southwest S. (G3).
The Derby and Oaks trails took on an international feel last week, with the most notable action taking place in Japan and Dubai.
Trainer Bob Baffert added another Kentucky Derby contender to his arsenal when Hozier delivered a sharp maiden victory at Santa Anita.
Dirt, turf, synthetic—Kentucky Derby contender Rombauer has run well over all three surfaces. The secret to his multi-surface success lies in his pedigree.
Winning the Kentucky Derby requires a combination of speed and stamina, and it appears Mandaloun has inherited a perfect blend of both traits.
The Road to the Kentucky Derby took a couple of twists last week as Mandaloun and Rombaur stepped up to secure their first victories in the series.
It seems not a week goes by without trainer Todd Pletcher saddling a three-year-old maiden winner (or two, or three).
A total of nine sophomores will travel 1 1/8 miles on the All-Weather surface at Golden Gate in Saturday’s $100,000 El Camino Real Derby.
A fantastic field of 13 sophomores will travel 1 1/8 miles on the Fair Grounds main strip in Saturday’s $400,000 Risen Star S. (G2).
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Risk Taking and Candy Man Rocket have joined the Road to the Kentucky Derby with impressive prep race performances to kick off February.