Stakes winners Chocolate Candy, Gallant Son, and undefeated Merus Miami top a group of seven 3-year-old colts entered for the $100,000 California Derby at Golden Gate Fields Jan. 17.
- Bay Colt
- Born 2006
- CA -Bred
|Trainer||Molly J. Pearson|
|Jockey||Daniel P. Vergara|
|Owner||Dominy, Susan, Stable H. M. A. and Francone, Guy|
|Breeder||Andy Smolich & Marilyn Smolich|
|Adriatic Moon View Five-Cross Pedigree||Malibu Moon||A.P. Indy|
|To the Top|
Chocolate Candy, who ran third in the CashCall Futurity (gr. I) at Hollywood Park last month, is among the horses already confirmed for the $100,000 California Derby at Golden Gate Fields Jan. 17.
Merus Miami dropped back to last on the backstretch and then rallied through the final quarter of a mile to win the $75,000 Gold Rush Stakes by one length at Golden Gate Fields Dec. 20.
|Will Take Charge|
|Mucho Macho Man|