Monthly Archives: April 2009

SHELBY COUNTY RAISED HOMEBRED “MOR CHANCES”

http://www.drf.com/drfNCWeeklyHorseDisplay.do?track=BEL&country=USA&raceDate=20090429&raceNo=8 What about our Shelby County raised home bred MOR CHANCES? He ran a bang up 3rd in the Grade III Westchester Stake going one mile at Belmont Park today. This coming off four stake wins in a row in New York taking his earnings to $381,182. Must be the grass.

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Just a little Derby Contest

All you have to do is pick the winner of Derby 135. __________________________________ In case of a tie, the tie breakers will be as follows:  1)name the horse that runs dead last (according to DRF official chart) whether they finish or not (or your pick is closest to last)_______________________________________________ 2)If needed the second tie breaker […]

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Top Twenty Derby 135

http://www.kentuckyderby.com/2009/racing-information/top-20 They still say there are going to be Twenty in the Derby. Giant Oak decided not to come, which is probably a smart move. I think he is a nice horse and why chop him up. I commend Chris Block for making a tough decision. He will probably be a star in Chicago this […]

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Derby Update 4/13/09

http://www.kentuckyderby.com/2009/news/2009/04/13/official-graded-earnings-list-updated-april-13 Here is the link to the list of Graded Stakes Earnings as of 4/13/09 with only two races left to run before Derby. The $300,000 Lexington Stake (4/18) at Keeneland and The Derby Trial (4/25)at Churchill Downs. So, there will still be some shuffling in the earnings order. This week Old Fashion, who had more than […]

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Derby-Money Earned

Here is the link to the money earned list as of Monday, April 6, 2009 for the nineteen remaining spots. Remember the horse that won the race in England was an automatic (if they decide to run). Square Eddie is 50/50. Vineyard Haven is doubtful at best. http://www.thoroughbredtimes.com/racing-news/2009/April/05/derby-graded-earnings-april-5.aspx Four races left to get graded earnings: […]

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