The brilliant, nearly white frontrunner will find the eyes of the nation upon him Aug. 4 when he heads postward as the 3-5 morning line favorite in the $750,000 West Virginia Derby (gr. II)
- Gray or Roan Colt
- Born 2009
|Jockey||Magomet A. Kappushev|
|Owner||Shikhova, Nina and Raut LLC|
|Breeder||Liberation Farm & Brandywine Farm|
|Macho Bull View Five-Cross Pedigree||Macho Uno||Holy Bull|
|Time Is Tight||Crafty Prospector|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Mikhail Yanakov||Brandywine Farm, agent for Liberation Farm & Brandywine||$30,000|
Dr. Kendall Hansen and Skychai Racing's Hansen returned from a layoff in a big way with a dominant victory in the $245,000 Iowa Derby (gr. III) June 30 at Prairie Meadows.
The $200,000 Coolmore Lexington Stakes (gr. III) at Keeneland April 21 could have implications on starting berths in the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) at Churchill Downs May 5.