workouts for today (Sunday, April 17)
(with HRN Derby rankings):
Today's Derby contender works included
a four furlong Churchill Downs breeze from Stay Thirsty. He worked in company
with Derby Trial hopeful Travelin
Man. Decisive Moment earned a bullet at the same distance under the Twin Spires.
#38 Stay Thirsty – Breezed 4f
in :48 (2/30) at Churchill Downs.
#41 Decisive Moment – 4f
bullet in :47.40 (1/30) at Churchill Downs
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Other April 17 Works:
Bind (#22) breezed 5f in :59 (2/22)
over the all-weather surface at Keeneland. Uncle Sam (#69) worked 6f in 1:13.80
(4/18) at Santa Anita. Travelin Man (#83) went 4f in :48 (2/30) at Churchill
Downs. Runflatout (#99) exercised 6f in 1:13.20 (5/22) at Hollywood Park.
Fort Larned and Glory Game also worked on
Saturday, April 16 Works:
Mucho Macho Man (#5) traveled a
strong 7f in 1:23.65 at Gulfstream
Park. Animal Kingdom (#9)
drilled 5f in :59.20 (2/39) at Keeneland. Beamer, Cool Blue Red Hot, Free
Entry, Indian Winter, Read The Contract, Sovereign Default, Thirtyfirststreet,
and Western Mood also worked on Saturday.
Friday, April 15 Works:
Pants On Fire (#6) uncorked a 5f
bullet in :58.70 (1/6) at Palm
Center. Machen (#67) breezed
6f in 1:14.40 (2/2) at Churchill Downs.
Brilliant Speed earned an 89 BSF
for his Blue Grass triumph.