Matt's Broken Vow, a romping winner of the Manitoba Derby in his last start, has been installed as the 9-5 choice in the $300,000 Canadian Derby (Can-III) at Northlands Park in Edmonton, Alberta, Aug. 23.
- Bay Gelding
- Born 2005
- KY -Bred
|Owner||D. Rowbotham and Partners|
|Breeder||International Equities Holding, Inc.|
|Discreet Commander View Five-Cross Pedigree||Deputy Commander||Deputy Minister|
|Anka Germania (IRE)|
|Forgiving Monarch||Wavering Monarch|
|Forgive the Past|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Brookdale Sales, agent for International Equities Holding||($9,000)|
|Two-year-old||David Rowbotham, agent||Casse Sales, agent||$30,000|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
Trainer Josie Carroll will send out the likely favorite in Woodbine's $150,000 Victoria Park Stakes when Matt's Broken Vow takes on five other 3-year-olds going 1 1/8 miles June 8.
Matt's Broken Vow made his initial try at two turns a successful one, as the 3-year-old colt outran a pair of rivals in the stretch to win the $151,300 Marine Stakes (Can-III) May 17 at Woodbine.
Giquere, among the top four Winterbook candidates for Canada's Queen's Plate later this spring, attempts to get his first win of the 2008 campaign in the $150,000 Marine Stakes (Can-III) at Woodbine May 17.