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Monday Morning's Derby Trail Notes


Highlights from updates to our Looking Good, Worth Watching and Just In Case pages. Refer to those pages for details.

Garrett Gomz will ride DELHOMME (Looking Good) for Todd Pletcher in the Rebel Stakes on March 16, agent Tony Matos said.


Bill Mott's BOLD DANCE (Just In Case) Sunday breezed for the first time since Feb. 17, four in :49.40 (18/29) at PAY.

Rick Violette's CLAWBACK (Just In Case), who skipped the Gotham for Saturday's 6f Capossela, Sunday breezed three in :36.20 (1/3) at AQU.

Mark Casse's DYNAMIC SKY (Worth Watching) Sunday breezed for the Tampa Bay Derby, five in 1:01.80 (14/21) at PMM.

Mike Maker's FEAR THE KITTEN (Worth Watching) Sunday breezed a bullet for the Spiral, four in :48.00 (1/23) at TP.

John Shirreffs' OMEGA STAR (Worth Watching) Sunday worked for the San Felipe, six in 1:13.80 (3/11) at BHP.

Bob Baffert's POWER BROKER (Worth Watching) was on the tab again Sunday, outworking Carving, six in 1:12.60 (3/10) at SA. He was in company with CARVING (Just In Case), who went in 1:13.60 (6/10). Rafael Bejarano was on Carving.


Added Palm Beach Stakes winner Rydilluc and Gotham runner-up West Hills Giant to Worth Watching.

Added Battaglia Memorial winner General Election to Just In Case.

Promoted Elnaawi (third in Gotham), Malibu High (third in Gazebo) and Titletown Five (second in Gazebo) from Just In Case to Worth Watching.

Deleted Sky Captain (next-to-last in the Gotham) from Worth Watching.

Deleted Forty Tales (fifth as the favorite in the Swale), Ore Pass (last in the Gotham) and Res Judicata (way off the board in the Swale) from Just In Case.

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