Kicking off Churchill Down's spring meet a week before the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) is the April 28 Derby Trial Stakes, where a full field of 14 3-year-old males will contend for the title of the $100,000 race. Appearing to head the field is Southwest Stakes winner Teuflesberg.
- Bay Colt
- Born 2004
Team Block's undefeated Corrupt proved much the best in capturing the delayed $75,000 Mardi Gras Stakes Monday at Fair Grounds Race Course.
|Trainer||Sherman S. Mitchell|
|Jockey||Thomas L. Pompell|
|Owner||Penelope and Frank St. Charles|
|Awesome Hero View Five-Cross Pedigree||Awesome Again||Deputy Minister|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Two-year-old||Eric Reed, agent for Frank St. Charles||Adena Springs||$30,000|
|Irish War Cry|