Saturday morning at Churchill Downs figures to be quite lively with nearly two dozen known works planned.
Among those scheduled to work are four fillies from the Todd Pletcher barn: More Than Real (Juvenile Fillies Turf), Life at Ten (Ladies’ Classic), Malibu Prayer (Ladies’ Classic) and R Heat Lightning (Juvenile Fillies).
Others set to work: Tell a Kelly (Juvenile Fillies) and Switch (Filly & Mare Sprint) for John Sadler; Red Desire (JPN) with Kent Desormeaux up for the Filly & Mare Turf; Champagne d’Oro with Miguel Mena up for the Filly & Mare Sprint; and, slated to work early under the lights is the Dale Romans-trained Breeders’ Cup Classic duo of First Dude and Paddy O'Prado (shown in photo).
Among those scheduled to work Saturday at Keeneland are Bridgetown (Turf Sprint), Harlan’s Ruby (Juvenile Fillies) and Rogue Romance (Juvenile) for Ken McPeek; Hot Cha Cha (Filly & Mare Turf) and Silver Timber (Turf Sprint).
(Edited from track notes)