Kentucky Derby 2012
workouts for Sunday, April 15
Today's Derby contender works featured a four furlong breeze from G2 Risen Star hero El Padrino. The Todd Pletcher trainee is currently on the graded earnings bubble with $250k.
(# is HRN Kentucky Derby 2012 Ranking)
#11 El Padrino - 4f breeze in :49.10 (4/12) at Palm Meadows.
Other works of note this week:
Union Rags breezed 4f in :48.60 (2/16) at Palm Meadows on April 12. The Michael Matz runner was scheduled to leave for Keeneland on Saturday and will do the rest of his Derby preparation in Kentucky. Reveron breezed a mile in 1:43.60 (1/2) at Calder on April 14. He will try to add to his $220k graded earnings bankroll in the $200k, G3 Coolomore Lexington Stakes at Keeneland on April 21.
Bodemeister earned a stellar 105 BSF for his facile triumph in Saturday's G1 Arkansas Derby. Dullahan got a 98 BSF for his late running victory over Hansen in the G1 Blue Grass.