A battling is brewing in Florida. Fountain of Youth blasted the pack to finish ahead of everyone else including Upstart. A ruling that FOY impeded the path of his challenger dropped him to second giving Upstart the win. Gulfstream sees the anticipated rematch today as the One Million Dollar Florida Derby is about to break. Read on for our free pick there as well as news across the industry.
Good Old Kentucky Bourbon
Partnerships that are approaching two decades have ironed out the kinks of the relationship long ago. A no brainer was seen when Woodford Reserve Bourbon crafted their official limited run of bottles for this years Run For the Roses. Vivid imagery adorns the bottle as we see six steeds powering out of turn one in bold colors. The artist for the cover rotates each year and this time it is Carole Andreen-Harris. Most of the time these promotional products are not value driven but for only $43.99 it is a quality drink to rail your favorite horse to in America’s Bookie Racebook.
Wood Memorial Day
April 4th at the Aqueduct Racetrack has a high profile event for three year olds in the Twinspires.com Wood Memorial. Measuring at 1 1/8 of a mile, the undercard has three value drive undercard races to the main event.
- $400K Carter Handicap
- $300K Bay Shore (Grade III)
- $300k Gaqzelle (Grade II)
Most of the hub bub has been about Daredevil. From the More Than Ready lineage, he just missed out at the Gulfstream to Ready for Rye at the Swale. Even though many of the steeds have promise in the three year old main event field, our money is on Daredevil as you will see some big things from him this year.
Our Free Pick for the Florida Derby : Itsaknockout had the better workouts according to what is coming out in Flordia. Bet Its to win for a profitable payday.