TAMPA BAY DOWNS, Oldsmar, FL
|1||Musket Man||Margin: neck||BRIS: 94||TrueNicks: A||$180,000|
2006 | Dark Bay or Brown Colt | Yonaguska - Fortuesque, Fortunate Prospect
Sire: Yonaguska, Dark Bay or Brown, 1998. Raced 3 years. 18 starts, 6 wins, $536,355. Lifetime: 292 yearlings sold, median $22,000.
Broodmare Sire: Fortunate Prospect, Dark Bay or Brown, 1981. In 2009: 1.47 AEI.
Fasig-Tipton Midlantic 2-Year-Olds Sale 2008, ($35,000).
Keeneland Association September 2007 Yearling Sale, $15,000.
|2||Join in the Dance||Margin: 2½||BRIS: 93||TrueNicks: A||$60,000|
2006 | Dark Bay or Brown Horse | Sky Mesa - Dance Darling, Devil's Bag
Sire: Sky Mesa , Bay, 2000. Raced 2 years. 6 starts, 3 wins, $633,076. Lifetime: 320 yearlings sold, median $50,000. In 2009: .71 AEI.
Broodmare Sire: Devil's Bag, Bay, 1981. In 2009: 1.81 AEI.
Fasig-Tipton Florida Select 2-Year-Olds in Training 2008, ($90,000).
Keeneland Association September 2007 Yearling Sale, ($130,000).
|3||Justdontcallmejeri||Margin: ½||BRIS: 90||TrueNicks: C||$30,000|
2006 | Bay Gelding | Mr. Broad Blade - Feed the Kitty, Coronado's Quest
Sire: Mr. Broad Blade, Bay, 1996. Raced 3 years. 12 starts, 3 wins, $191,724. In 2009: .61 AEI.
Broodmare Sire: Coronado's Quest, Chestnut, 1995.
Scratched: Top Seed.
|1||Musket Man||Daniel Centeno||Derek S. Ryan|
|2||Join in the Dance||Elvis Trujillo||Todd A. Pletcher|
|3||Justdontcallmejeri||Jesus M. Rios||Doug F. O'Neill|
|4||Nowhere to Hide||Alan Garcia||Nicholas P. Zito|
|5||General Quarters||James Lopez||Thomas R. McCarthy|
|6||Bear's Rocket||Ronald Dale Allen, Jr.||Reade Baker|
|7||Hello Broadway||Eibar Coa||Barclay Tagg|
|8||Warrior's Reward||Carlos Montalvo||Ian R. Wilkes|
|9||Sumo||Jeremy Rose||H. Graham Motion|
|10||Perfect Bull||Dean P. Butler||Bernell B. Rhone|
With the Louisville, Ky., weather forecast calling for rain later in the day and on Sunday, the April 27 work tab at Churchill Downs was crowded with prospects for the May 4 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I).Saturday, April 27, 2013
Evan Hammonds recaps his top 5 performances in Kentucky Derby prep races. Who else would you include?Sunday, April 21, 2013
Coolmore's latest purchase handled the jump up to stakes company with aplomb in the Tampa Bay Derby.
Verrazano, impressive winner of the March 9 Tampa Bay Derby (gr. II), leaps from fourth position a week ago to top this week's NTRA's weekly 3-Year-Old poll. Game On Dude is a solid No. 1 in the national poll.Monday, March 11, 2013
Evan Hammonds recaps the victories of Verrazano, Hear the Ghost, and the stumble of Fort Larned.Sunday, March 10, 2013
Trainer Todd Pletcher was keeping his options open on the next start for Verrazano, who became the early favorite for the 2013 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) with his March 9 win in the Tampa Bay Derby.Sunday, March 10, 2013
Verrazano lived up to his billing as a top Triple Crown contender March 9 with a solid three-length score in the $350,000 Tampa Bay Derby (gr. II) at Tampa Bay Downs.Saturday, March 09, 2013
Tom LaMarra and Pete Denk handicap the Tampa Bay Derby and San Felipe Stakes this week. They also answer your questions submitted via Twitter at #THS.Saturday, March 09, 2013
Jane Cibelli: "He's 100% fit and ready to go."Friday, March 08, 2013
The road to the Kentucky Derby winner's circle has run through Tampa twice since 2007. On Saturday in his first run in graded company, Verrazano will follow the path of Street Sense and Super Saver and see where it leads.Thursday, March 07, 2013
Highly-regarded sophomore Verrazano makes his stakes debut against eight others March 9 in the $350,000 Tampa Bay Derby (gr. II) at Tampa Bay Downs, rolling in off an impressive 16 3/4-length allowance win at Gulfstream Park.Wednesday, March 06, 2013
Hall of Fame trainer Carl Nafzger recalls choosing the Tampa Bay Derby as a steppingstone for Street Sense's Kentucky Derby (gr. I) success.Wednesday, March 06, 2013
Trainer Mark Casse is looking for a big effort against the undefeated Verrazano.Tuesday, March 05, 2013
With Tuesday's announcement that Verrazano is going to the Grade II Tampa Bay Derby, it seems timely to survey several leading names on the Kentucky Derby trail and where they may race next.Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Two-time grade I winner General Quarters had his first reported foal, a filly out of Hannah's Ink, by Pentilicus born at Jim Loebig's Red Sunset Farm near Ocala, Fla., in early January.Friday, January 25, 2013
TVG has announced it will air the 91-day meet at Tampa Bay Downs that begins Dec. 1 and continues through May 5.Friday, November 30, 2012
For the second meeting in a row, Tampa Bay Downs will run 25 stakes worth $2,595,000.Thursday, September 27, 2012
There is some kind of solid connection among A. Stevens Miles Jr., his horses, and his hometown of Louisville.Tuesday, June 26, 2012
John Oxley's Tampa Bay Derby (gr. II) winner Prospective, a major contender for the May 5 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I), breezed five furlongs at Churchill Downs the morning of April 2 in 1:01 1/5.Monday, April 02, 2012
Before beginning any talk about Take Charge Indy, Pat Byrne wants to make one thing clear: He has no regrets about not running the colt in the Tampa Bay Derby (gr. II).Friday, March 30, 2012
After a gritty win in the Tampa Bay Derby, Malibu Moon colt became a 'prospective classic horse.'
If you like consistent, experienced Derby horses, Prospective fits the bill.Friday, March 23, 2012
Spring Hill Farm, who finished fourth in the March 10 Tampa Bay Derby (gr. II), suffered a right knee fracture and will have surgery at Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital in Lexington March 14.Tuesday, March 13, 2012
Evan Hammonds recaps the Tampa Bay Derby and San Felipe Stakes from the weekend.Sunday, March 11, 2012
Prospective landed a spot in the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) when he outfought Golden Ticket in deep stretch to win the $350,000 Tampa Bay Derby (gr. II) March 10.Saturday, March 10, 2012