Went The Day Well did his older stablemate Animal Kingdom proud by winning the G3 Spiral Stakes at Turfway Park on March 24, and Daddy Nose Best solidified his Kentucky Derby 2012 contender status with a late running victory in the G3 Sunland Derby (March 25).
In other Derby prep news, Dullahan had his second
setback but is still expected to make the G1 Blue Grass Stakes. He had a
cough during the winter and recently missed several days of training
with a splint injury No published works since 3-3 but he did gallop over
the muddy main track at Gulfstream Park on 3-28. I am dropping him off
my list again because he has only raced once this year with a pair of