Todd Pletcher said Wednesday that Repole Stable’s Overanalyze,
a pre-entrant for Saturday’s $1 million Delta Downs Jackpot (GIII), is now
being pointed to the Kentucky Jockey Club (GII) at Churchill Downs on Nov. 24
as part of the “Stars of Tomorrow II” program.
decided to stay at Churchill since he was already there and felt the extra week
would be beneficial,” Pletcher said. “I also wanted to get a two-turn race at
Churchill into him and see how he handled it.”
is a two-time winner of the Kentucky Jockey Club. WinStar Farm LLC’s Super
Saver won the race in 2009 and returned to Churchill Downs the following
year to win the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (GI). Gemologist,
also owned by WinStar Farm, won it in 2011 and returned in 2012 to finish 16th in the Derby.
been a good race for us in the past,” Pletcher said. “Those two horses went on
to win significant races afterward and we also had Any Given Saturday
run second in it, so it’s been a good prep for us. We feel like it’s important
to get a good two-turn race into the 2-year-olds before you winter and prepare
for the spring.”
said WinStar Farm LLC and Twin Creeks Racing Stable LLC’s Delhomme
also is under consideration for the Kentucky Jockey Club. A bay son of Dixie
Union, Delhomme broke his maiden at second asking at Belmont Park on Oct. 13.
see how he breezes this weekend and assess the fields at Aqueduct for the
Remsen (GII) and the Jockey Club at Churchill Downs and then make a