Florida Derby (gr. I)

(gr. I , 9f ,)

THUNDER GULCH (CH h, 122 lb) $300,000
Gulch —Line of Thunder , by Storm Bird
B—Peter M. Brant, KY.; O—M. Tabor; T—D. Wayne Lukas

Suave Prospect (DK B/ h, 122 lb) $95,000
Fortunate Prospect —Debonair Dancer , by Staff Writer
B—Farnswoth Farms, FL.; O—W. J. Condren & M. H. Sherman; T—Nicholas P. Zito

Mecke (B h, 122 lb) $50,000
Maudlin —Beautiful Bid , by Baldski
B—Farnswoth Farms, FL.; O—James R. Lewis, Jr.; T—Emanuel Tortora

Margins: nose, 5, 2. Others: Flitch 122($30,000) , Oliver's Twist 122($15,000) , Jambalaya Jazz 122($10,000) , Kresa 122 , Cinch 122 , Star Standard 122 , Kings Fiction 122 . Winning Jockey, Mike E. Smith.