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Steve Haskin

Pletcher's 'Other' Horse Could Provide KO Punch

Come on, people, forget all these big-name horses and their gaudy records and brilliant performances, it's May 2, it's Mayweather – Pacquiao, it's a knockout. You get it? I repeat, Itsaknockout.

Road to the 2015 Kentucky Derby

Date Race WPS
11 Apr Arkansas Derby  
  • OP
  • $1,000,000
  • 1 1/8 miles Dirt
  • 1:48.52
  • 1. American Pharoah
  • 2. Far Right
  • 3. Mr. Z
11 Apr Coolmore Lexington S.  
  • KEE
  • $200,000
  • 1 1/16 miles Dirt
  • 1:43.29
  • 1. Divining Rod
  • 2. Donworth
  • 3. Fame and Power
4 Apr Twinspires.com Wood Memorial S.  
  • AQU
  • $1,000,000
  • 1 1/8 miles Dirt
  • 1:50.31
  • 1. Frosted
  • 2. Tencendur
  • 3. El Kabeir
4 Apr Santa Anita Derby  
  • SA
  • $1,000,000
  • 1 1/8 miles Dirt
  • 1:48.73
  • 1. Dortmund
  • 2. One Lucky Dane
  • 3. Bolo
4 Apr Toyota Blue Grass S.  
  • KEE
  • $1,000,000
  • 1 1/8 miles Dirt
  • 1:49.77
  • 1. Carpe Diem
  • 2. Danzig Moon
  • 3. Ocho Ocho Ocho
28 Mar UAE Derby Sponsored By The Saeed & Mohammed Al Naboodah Group  
  • MEY
  • $2,000,000
  • About 1 3/16 miles Dirt
  • 1:58.35
  • 1. Mubtaahij (IRE)
  • 2. Maftool
  • 3. Golden Barows
28 Mar Besilu Stables Florida Derby  
  • GP
  • $1,000,000
  • 1 1/8 miles Dirt
  • 1:52.30
  • 1. Materiality
  • 2. Upstart
  • 3. Ami's Flatter
28 Mar Louisiana Derby  
  • FG
  • $1,000,000
  • 1 1/8 miles Dirt
  • 1:50.67
  • 1. International Star
  • 2. Stanford
  • 3. War Story
22 Mar Sunland Derby  
  • SUN
  • $800,000
  • 1 1/8 miles Dirt
  • 1:47.39
  • 1. Firing Line
  • 2. Where's the Moon
  • 3. Pain and Misery
21 Mar Horseshoe Casino Cincinnati Spiral S.  
  • TP
  • $500,000
  • 1 1/8 miles All Weather Track
  • 1:50.26
  • 1. Dubai Sky
  • 2. Conquest Typhoon
  • 3. Firespike
14 Mar Rebel S.  
  • OP
  • $500,000
  • 1 1/16 miles Dirt
  • 1:45.78
  • 1. American Pharoah
  • 2. Madefromlucky
  • 3. Bold Conquest
7 Mar Gotham S.  
  • AQU
  • $500,000
  • 1 1/16 miles Inner track
  • 1:45.56
  • 1. El Kabeir
  • 2. Tiz Shea D
  • 3. Classy Class
7 Mar San Felipe S.  
  • SA
  • $300,000
  • 1 1/16 miles Dirt
  • 1:41.65
  • 1. Dortmund
  • 2. Prospect Park
  • 3. Bolo
7 Mar Tampa Bay Derby  
  • TAM
  • $350,000
  • 1 1/16 miles Dirt
  • 1:43.60
  • 1. Carpe Diem
  • 2. Ami's Flatter
  • 3. Divining Rod
22 Feb Southwest S.  
  • OP
  • $300,000
  • 1 1/16 miles Dirt
  • 1:47.50
  • 1. Far Right
  • 2. The Truth Or Else
  • 3. Mr. Z
21 Feb Besilu Stables Fountain of Youth S.  
  • GP
  • $400,000
  • 1 1/16 miles Dirt
  • 1:46.28
  • 1. Itsaknockout
  • 2. Upstart
  • 3. Frammento
21 Feb Risen Star S.  
  • FG
  • $400,000
  • 1 1/16 miles Dirt
  • 1:43.82
  • 1. International Star
  • 2. War Story
  • 3. Keen Ice
14 Feb El Camino Real Derby  
  • GG
  • $200,000
  • 1 1/8 miles All Weather Track
  • 1:49.92
  • 1. Metaboss
  • 2. Cross the Line
  • 3. Conquest Typhoon
7 Feb Withers S.  
  • AQU
  • $200,000
  • 1 1/16 miles Inner track
  • 1:43.93
  • 1. Far From Over
  • 2. El Kabeir
  • 3. Classy Class
7 Feb Robert B. Lewis S.  
  • SA
  • $200,000
  • 1 1/16 miles Dirt
  • 1:42.20
  • 1. Dortmund
  • 2. Firing Line
  • 3. Rock Shandy
24 Jan Lambholm South Holy Bull S.  
  • GP
  • $400,000
  • 1 1/16 miles Dirt
  • 1:43.61
  • 1. Upstart
  • 2. Frosted
  • 3. Bluegrass Singer
19 Jan Smarty Jones S.  
  • OP
  • $150,000
  • 1 mile Dirt
  • 1:38.43
  • 1. Far Right
  • 2. Bayerd
  • 3. Mr. Z
17 Jan LeComte S.  
  • FG
  • $200,000
  • 1 mile 70 Yards Dirt
  • 1:43.62
  • 1. International Star
  • 2. War Story
  • 3. Tiznow R J
10 Jan Sham S.  
  • SA
  • $100,000
  • 1 mile Dirt
  • 1:34.88
  • 1. Calculator
  • 2. Rock Shandy
  • 3. Pioneerof the West
3 Jan Jerome S.  
  • AQU
  • $200,000
  • 1 mile 70 Yards Inner track
  • 1:44.69
  • 1. El Kabeir
  • 2. Nasa
  • 3. General Bellamy
20 Dec Los Alamitos Futurity  
  • LRC
  • $5,000,000
  • 1 1/16 miles Dirt
  • 1:40.86
  • 1. Dortmund
  • 2. Firing Line
  • 3. Mr. Z
29 Nov Remsen S.  
  • AQU
  • $400,000
  • 1 1/8 miles Dirt
  • 1:51.06
  • 1. Leave the Light On
  • 2. Frosted
  • 3. Keen Ice
29 Nov Kentucky Jockey Club S.  
  • CD
  • $150,000
  • 1 1/16 miles Dirt
  • 1:44.82
  • 1. El Kabeir
  • 2. Imperia
  • 3. Eagle
22 Nov Delta Downs Jackpot S.  
  • DED
  • $1,000,000
  • 1 1/16 miles Dirt
  • 1:45.47
  • 1. Ocho Ocho Ocho
  • 2. Mr. Z
  • 3. Far Right
1 Nov Sentient Jet Breeders' Cup Juvenile  
  • SA
  • $2,000,000
  • 1 1/16 miles Dirt
  • 1:41.91
  • 1. Texas Red
  • 2. Carpe Diem
  • 3. Upstart
5 Oct Grey S.  
  • WO
  • $150,000
  • 1 1/16 miles All Weather Track
  • 1:45.15
  • 1. International Star
  • 2. Conquest Typhoon
  • 3. Hollywood Critic
4 Oct Claiborne Breeders' Futurity  
  • KEE
  • $400,000
  • 1 1/16 miles Dirt
  • 1:43.38
  • 1. Carpe Diem
  • 2. Mr. Z
  • 3. Bold Conquest
4 Oct Champagne S.  
  • BEL
  • $300,000
  • 1 mile Dirt
  • 1:36.62
  • 1. Daredevil
  • 2. Upstart
  • 3. The Truth Or Else
27 Sep FrontRunner S.  
  • SA
  • $250,000
  • 1 1/16 miles Dirt
  • 1:41.95
  • 1. American Pharoah
  • 2. Calculator
  • 3. Texas Red
6 Sep Iroquois S.  
  • CD
  • $100,000
  • 1 1/16 miles Dirt
  • 1:45.76
  • 1. Lucky Player
  • 2. Bold Conquest
  • 3. Hashtag Bourbon
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