Kentucky Derby 2012
Photo: NYRA, Adam Coglianese
workouts for Wednesday, January 11
Today's Derby contender works featured a three furlong move from G1 Champagne Stakes hero Union Rags
The BC Juvenile runner-up is expected to make two starts in Florida (Fountain of Youth, Florida Derby) prior to the Kentucky Derby.
(# is HRN Kentucky Derby 2012 Ranking)
#1 Union Rags
– 3f breeze in :38.35 (5/6) at Palm Meadows.#69 Take Charge Indy
- Breezed 5f in 1:03.09 (4/9) at Palm Meadows. #142 Empire Way
- 5f in 1:02.20 (19/25) at Hollywood Park.
Jan 10 Works:#46 Groovin' Solo
- 5f bullet in :58.80 (1/10) at Santa Anita. #78 Right To Vote -
Breezed 4f in :52 (31/31) at Palm Meadows. #112 Lucky Chappy
- 5f turf breeze in 1:03.03 (3/12) at Palm Meadows. #115 Thursby
- 5f turf breeze in 1:03.03 (3/12) at Palm Meadows. Notes:
#10 O'Prado Again
sustained a condylar fracture of his right front leg and is off the Derby trail. #76 Seeker
is entered in the 8th race at Fair Grounds on Jan 13. The Steve Asmussen trainee is the 5-2 second choice in the six furlong optional claiming affair.