Forty Tales wins Derby Trial by a neck
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Forty Tales overtook pacesetter Zee Brothers in the deep stretch and held off stablemate Capo Bastone by a neck Saturday night in the Grade 3 Derby Trial at Churchill Downs.
The win gives Forty Tales enough points to enter the Kentucky Derby next week, though trainer Todd Pletcher said the horse was "very unlikely to wheel back in a week."
Pletcher already trains five horses eligible for the May 4 race and could have a record six starters.
Joel Rosario rode ...
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