Derby Preps Highlight Weekend

Saturday afternoon Thoroughbred fans had the chance to watch a trio of Grade I, $1 million Kentucky Derby preps at three different ovals and the results may have helped clear a muddied Derby picture. In the first of those three Derby preps, Outwork narrowly captured the Wood Memorial at Aqueduct for trainer Todd Pletcher and owner-breeder Mike Repole. His victory hardly validated Outwork as a serious Derby hopeful, but his third win in four career starts earned him a spot [...]

Palm Beach 2015 3/8ths Mile Derby Final Preview

It’s one of the most prestigious Stakes finals in all of greyhound racing. Today is the 84th edition of the James W. Paul 3/8ths Mile Derby at Palm Beach and a new superstar will be crowned at the end of this one. Many original favorites for the Final faltered in the Qualifying Rounds, leaving the door wide open for possible long shots to steal the top prize. Here is what I believe the odds will be at post time for [...]

By |February 20th, 2015|Categories: RacingWire|Tags: , , |

Palm Beach $50,000 Semi-Final Derby Preview

Jj's Tango We are down to the Sweet 16 in the $50,000 James W. Paul 3/8ths Mile Derby! Many storylines headline the racing action on Superstar Sunday, including will record breaker Ethel is Here make the Final? Can Nothin ForNothin stay undefeated? The top 8 point finishers from the first four rounds advance to the Final next Saturday, February 21st. Time to settle it on the track. Here is the Semi-Finals Preview for the Derby Qualifying at “The [...]

By |February 15th, 2015|Categories: Greyhound, RacingWire|Tags: , , |

2015 Palm Beach 3/8ths Mile Derby Preview

2014 Derby Champion Flying Zinc One of the most prestigious Stakes tourneys in the entire country gets rolling today at Palm Beach, with qualifying for the 84th running of the James W. Paul 3/8ths Mile Derby. This Tournament has been running every year since the club opened in 1932. Just like every other Stakes series going on this season, many contenders have a shot to bring home the top prize to their Team. Here are the top contenders and possible [...]