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2012 Derby Trial (G3)

4/28/2012, Churchill Downs
Post Time:
9:39 PM ET
1 mile (Dirt)
3 M

What the Nation is saying about the 2012 Derby Trial (G3)...

In sifting through the current list of Preakness possibles, it occurs to me that this year, more than most, the horses that ran in the Kentucky Derby stand head and shoulders above the new shooters. Now predicting the winner of the Middle Jewel of the Triple Crown to be one of the horses to have run...Read More
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  • TerryDickens · you should open up a talk show host because the opinion of the public isway better than yours · 789 days ago ·
  • AndyScoggin · It seems like most of the new horses are taking a pretty wild stab at a Triple Crown race. · 789 days ago ·
Stonestreet Stables LLC’s Hierro rallied four wide in the stretch to run down favored Paynter to win 88th running of the $232,600 The Cliff’s Edge Derby Trial (Grade III) by 1 ½ lengths before a crowd of 26,527 on Opening Night presented by Stella Artois and Finlandia Vodka. Read More
Dream Team Racing Stable's Kostas Hatzikoutelis sat down with me to discuss Saint of Saints, Mucho Macho Man, their respective races, and future plans for both colts.Read More
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  • cpsoren121 · I can't wait! MMM in the race named after one of my all time faves Alysheba! Will be great to see him at CD again! · 798 days ago ·
  • Floridaf · Chris, you *might* be as excited as I am about this race. And that's saying a lot. No doubt about it, though, MMM is going to have a HUGE cheering section, both at the track and in front of tvs, computers, etc. · 798 days ago ·
Zayat Stables LLC’s Paynter, who finished fourth in the Santa Anita Derby (Grade I) in just his second start, and the undefeated Bourbon Courage headline a field of 11 entered Wednesday for the 88th running of the $200,000-added The Cliff’s Edge Derby Trial (GIII).Read More
What can be made of Bourbon Courage? In the case of the fast-developing 3-year-old son of Lion Heart owned by Bourbon Lane Stable and Wayne Lynn, the jury is still out, but a spark that has already developed into a warm winter fire at Fair Grounds this season may become a roaring blaze before summer...Read More
Dream Team Racing Stable's Saint of Saints breaks his maiden in his second start at Gulfstream Park.Read More
  • zatt · Saint of Saints to the Derby Trial ... thanks for the scoop, Ashley! · 839 days ago ·
  • Floridaf · I'm very excited about Saint. I really hope he does well at the Derby Trial. I intend to follow his career pretty closely, and Kostas has been very obliging when it comes to discussing this colt. · 839 days ago ·

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