Wildcat Red, seeking his first graded stakes win since the Fountain of Youth (gr. II) in February, heads a wild and wooly group of 14 sophomores entered for the $400,000 Oklahoma Derby (gr. III) Sept. 28 at Remington Park.
- Bay Colt
- Born 2011
The richest race of the 68-day Canterbury Park season, the $200,000 Mystic Lake Derby, features a field of 12 3-year-olds Sept. 13 including 4-1 morning line favorite Long On Value, trained by Bill Mott.
After settling in mid-pack early in the Canadian Derby Stakes (Can-III) Aug. 16, Edison took charge at the quarter pole and romped to an eye-widening triumph at Edmonton's Northlands Park.
A field of 10 males and one filly all hope to go somewhere they've never been before, and that is 1 3/8 miles in a test of stamina in the grade III heat in Canada.
Edison, 3-year-old son of Bernardini who cost $950,000 last March, graduated in a front-running style on the Gulfstream Park turf in his second maiden special weight start Jan. 26.
|Jockey||Rico W. Walcott|
|Owner||El Kardy, Fouad, Butz, Bob and Running Rabbit, Rick|
|Breeder||Destiny Oaks of Ocala|
|Edison View Five-Cross Pedigree||Bernardini||A.P. Indy|
|Heart of Grace||Exploit|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Two-year-old||Demi O'Byrne||Wavertree Stables, agent||$950,000|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
|Don't Tell Sophia|