Astrology has been a bit star-crossed so far in 2011, but the well-regarded son of A.P. Indy will finally get his 3-year-old season started in the $800,000 Sunland Park Derby (gr. III) in New Mexico March 27.
- Dark Bay or Brown Gelding
- Born 2008
|Trainer||Steven M. Asmussen|
|Jockey||Corey S. Nakatani|
|Owner||Zollars, Cathy and Bob|
|Breeder||Northwest Farms LLC|
|Fusa Code View Five-Cross Pedigree||Fusaichi Pegasus||Mr. Prospector|
|Lasting Code||Lost Code|
|Cajun Nite Lady|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Bob & Cathy Zollars||Three Chimneys Sales, agent||$55,000|
Steve Asmussen's latest bend on the Triple Crown trail took the two-time Eclipse Award-winning trainer back to New Mexico Feb. 26 where his maiden Fusa Code upset the field in the $100,000 Borderland Derby at Sunland Park.
Special Kid, a maiden winner in his most recent start at Santa Anita for trainer Doug O'Neill, is the 5-2 morning line choice in a field of 10 3-year-olds entered for the Borderland Derby Feb. 26 at Sunland Park.