Joe Vann, making his stakes debut for Todd Pletcher, turned back the challenge of The Fed Eased in the stretch to register a commanding win in the $300,000 TVG Illinois Derby (gr. III) April 9 at Hawthorne.
- Bay Colt
- Born 2008
|Trainer||Albert M. Stall, Jr.|
|Jockey||Donald Edward Simington|
|Owner||Adele B. Dilschneider|
|Breeder||Adele B. Dilschneider|
|Sour View Five-Cross Pedigree||Lemon Drop Kid||Kingmambo|
A huge weekend of racing like this, which includes three Derby preps and opening weekend of Keeneland, needs little introduction. Let's get right to it. Read Blog
A little more than three weeks ago Watch Me Go was dismissed at odds of 47-1 in the Tampa Bay Derby (gr. II). Now, the son of West Acre is the horse to beat in the $300,000 TVG Illinois Derby (gr. III).
|Will Take Charge|
|Mucho Macho Man|
|Game On Dude|