Going strictly by the numbers, Windsurfer would appear to have little or no shot to win the Louisiana Derby. But sometimes, numbers do lie, which is why racing has a steady stream of longshot winners. read blog
- Chestnut Colt
- Born 2009
The coupled entry of Mark Valeski and Mr. Bowling was made the 2-1 morning-line favorite in a full field of 14 for the $1 million Louisiana Derby (gr. II) at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots April 1.
With Godolphin Racing now pointing Alpha toward New York for his final Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) prep, the field of prospects for the April 1 Louisiana Derby (gr. II) continues to expand.
|Trainer||Todd A. Pletcher|
|Jockey||John R. Velazquez|
|Owner||WinStar Farm LLC|
|Breeder||Reata Thoroughbred Farms, LLC|
|Windsurfer View Five-Cross Pedigree||Speightstown||Gone West|
|Surf Light||Malibu Moon|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Maverick Racing||Baccari Bloodstock, agent||$190,000|
|Racing or stallion prospect||Chris Wilkins||WinStar Racing, agent||$45,000|
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