Titletown Five will make his next
start in the Grade 3, $800,000 Sunland Derby and is to be ridden by Gary
Stevens, trainer D. Wayne Lukas said Tuesday. The 1 1/8-mile prep is
Titletown Five was one of the most impressive maiden
winners of the fall meet at Churchill Downs. He made his 3-year-old
debut March 2 at Oaklawn, finishing second in the $60,000 Gazebo.
Tuesday morning, the horse breezed five furlongs in 1:01.20 under
Lukas said the timing of the Sunland Derby works for
Titletown Five in both the spacing from his last start and looking
forward to future races.