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Kentucky Derby and Horse Racing at The Downey Profile®

Sunday Morning's Daily Derby Update



This morning at Payson Park, ORB breezed four in :48.20, per an unofficial source.

This morning at Churchill Downs, MYLUTE breeezed six furlongs in 1:12.20 (1/6). He started seven or eight lengths back of a set and finished seven ahead. Mylute's splits were 12.60, 24.80, 36.60, 48.40, 1:00.20. Out seven in 1:25.00 and a mile in 1:39.00.


Beyer Speed Figs: Overanalyze 88, Java's War 89, both lower than all other stakes at the tracks except the Fantasy. They each received a 96 Brisnet Speed rating.


The transport plane carrying Verrazano and Normandy Invasion is scheduled to land in Louisville 3:30-4:00. They could be at CD 4:30-5:00.


The reserved training time for Derby and Oaks horses will start April 20; horses will wear specially marked saddlecloths.


Promoted from Worth Watching to Looking Good: Charming Kitten, Java's War, Overanalyze and Palace Malice.

Promoted from Just In Case to Looking Good: Frac Daddy

Deleted from Looking Good: Uncaptured.

Deleted from Worth Watching and Just In Case: Balance the Books, Carve, Channel Isle, Den's Legacy, Divine Ambition, Dynamic Sky, Footbridge, Heaven's Runway, Looking Cool, My Name Is Michael, Tesseron, Texas Bling, Undrafted, War Academy and West Hills Giant

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