Crescent City Derby

Race 11 at Fair Grounds on March 30, 2013

  • STK
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • Dirt
  • $75,000
  • 3 yo
  • 8:00 PM
  • 1:45.68
Order of Finish

Johnny Handsome

Zanjero  – Go Girlfriend Go

3YO Gelding

  • J:C.J. McMahon
  • T:Leo G. Gabriel, Jr.
  • B:Millennium Farms at Moon Lake
  • O:Diamond Racing, Inc., Four Star Thunder Run LLC, Volunteer Racing, Inc. et al.
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: C+
  • Sire: Zanjero , Dark Bay or Brown, 2004. Lifetime: 47 yearlings sold, median $8,500.
  • Broodmare Sire: Demidoff , Chestnut, 1990.
  • Sale History: 2010 TEXDEC, $4,800; 2012 FTMMAY, $21,000.

Hero Force

Political Force  – Doubtless

3YO Colt

  • J:Colby J. Hernandez
  • T:W. Bret Calhoun
  • B:Roy Zuppardo
  • O:Robbie Norman
  • Margin:½
  • TrueNicks: A
  • Sire: Political Force , Gray or Roan, 2003. Lifetime: 84 yearlings sold, median $10,500.
  • Broodmare Sire: Grand Slam , Dark Bay or Brown, 1995.
  • Sale History: 2011 OBSJAN, $8,000; 2012 OBSAPR, $60,000.


Private Vow  – Weight No More

3YO Colt

  • J:Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.
  • T:Steven M. Asmussen
  • B:Nature Coast Thoroughbred
  • O:Zayat Stables, LLC
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: C
  • Sire: Private Vow , Dark Bay or Brown, 2003. Lifetime: 88 yearlings sold, median $6,750.
  • Broodmare Sire: Pure Prize , Chestnut, 1998.
  • Sale History: 2010 OBSFMX, $18,000; 2011 FTKFYR, $36,000; 2012 OBSAPR, $120,000.

Executive Call

Master Command  – President's Girl

3YO Gelding

  • J:Edgar S. Prado
  • T:Albert M. Stall, Jr.
  • B:Twin Creeks Farm
  • O:Twin Creeks Farm and Gasaway, Brent

Hopeful Notion

Notional  – Hope For

3YO Gelding

  • J:Miguel Mena
  • T:Wesley E. Hawley
  • B:Heumann-Suchke Enterprises LLC.
  • O:Autumn Hill Farms Racing Stables, Inc.

Unbridled's Score

Even the Score  – Belle de Soleil

3YO Gelding

  • J:Chris R. Rosier
  • T:Charles P. Hukill
  • B:Jill Hughes
  • O:Don Childers

One King's Man

K One King  – Mist of Honour

3YO Gelding

  • J:Gerard Melancon
  • T:Thomas M. Amoss
  • B:Steve Crowe
  • O:Maggi Moss

Don't Be Mad

Don't Get Mad  – Form an Accord

3YO Gelding

  • J:Javier Castellano
  • T:Merrill R. Scherer
  • B:William D. Pickett
  • O:Scherer, Merrill R. and Lynch, Dan A.

First Son

Mingun  – Duplication

3YO Colt

  • J:Richard E. Eramia
  • T:Michelle Lovell
  • B:Mark Martinez
  • O:Richard W. Penn
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  • The connections of King Henny accepting the winning trophy.

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    The annual Breeders Sales Company of Louisiana yearling sale sponsored by the Louisiana Thoroughbred Breeders Association will be held Sept. 29-30 at the Ike Hamilton Equine Exposition Center located in West Monroe, La.

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