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First-time gelding gets blinkers today and looks like the one to beat.
The gelding basically went wire-to-wire, and Vallejo will ask him to go a half-furlong longer here.
The gelding and son of War Pass is four-for-five lifetime and turned in a stellar, under-the-radar performance in the Illinois Derby after most of the three-year-old stars had already booked their flights to Louisville.
The gray 5-year-old gelding was never more than about three lengths from the lead, took over from Heart to Heart with about a furlong left and won by 1¼ lengths over Lancaster Bomber, who also was second in last year’s Juvenile Turf.
The horses are typically geldings and at least 3 years old.
At even money in the morning line, the gelding has won his past two races, most recently posting a 3/4-length win in the Tortugas Stakes at Gulfstream on Aug. 19.
Late-running gelding should get a better trip this time with Irad Ortiz taking the riding assignment for high-percentage trainer Jorge Navarro.
The gelding is one of three entrants in the Dr. Fager trained by Ralph Nicks and will be seeking his first win.
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