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PAULICK DERBY INDEX brought to you by Vinery LTD: TIME TO BLOSSOM

As expected, there was not much movement in the polls this week with an uneventful Coolmore Lexington Stakes running on Saturday as the only potential prep race. Because the minimum in stakes earnings this year could be as high as $250,000, several colts either on our list or previously listed may find their standing improved […]

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PAULICK DERBY INDEX brought to you by Vinery LTD: COULD THIS BE THE YEAR?

The more things change in the PDI, the more they stay the same at the top as our top three stay in place for another week. After Eskendereya, Lookin at Lucky and Sidney’s Candy, fluctuation is the name of the game. A strange weekend of results have left many of our voters scratching their […]

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TOP DERBY CONTENDERS ‘LUCKY’ AND ‘SIDNEY’ ARRIVE AT CHURCHILL

PRESS RELEASE Two 3-year-old Thoroughbreds considered major contenders for the 136th running of the $2 million-guaranteed Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (Grade I) were among a group of Derby hopefuls that arrived on Tuesday, April 13 at Churchill Downs.   Karl Watson, Mike Pegram and Paul Weitman’s reigning 2-year-old champion and Rebel Stakes […]

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PAULICK DERBY INDEX brought to you by VINERY LTD: A CLEAR FAVORITE

Unlike most polls, the Paulick Derby Index had no change in the top two from last week as we already had Eskendereya in the one position. Of course, the gap widened after Lookin at Lucky’s troubled trip in the Santa Anita Derby. And despite the dominating victory by Sidney’s Candy over Lucky, he was […]

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WEEKEND STAKES: WHERE TO WATCH brought to you by KBC Horse Supplies

This weekend the racing world will be focused on the Dubai World Cup to be held at the new Meydan Racecourse for the first time. The $26 million day of racing in the United Arab Emirates is highlighted by the Dubai World Cup, a $10 million race where the winner’s share is a cool $6 […]

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PAULICK DERBY INDEX brought to you by Vinery LTD: TIED AT THE TOP

What are the odds that there would be a tie at the top of any poll with 28 participating voters (unfortunately one of our voters was unable to weigh in this week)? Pretty good, it appears. Unlike other polls out there, the Paulick Derby Index shows a dead lock for first with Rebel Stakes winner […]

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AMERICAN GRADED STAKES STANDINGS brought to you by Keeneland: BREEDING DOWN THE TRAIL

By Ray Paulick Gulf Coast Farms, the Florida-based operation of veterinarian Jerry Bailey and Utah horseman Lance Robinson, is known more for its pinhooking of yearlings to 2-year-old sales than for breeding. However, 10 weeks into the 2010 racing season, Gulf Coast is one of two breeders in North America to be represented by a […]

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PAULICK DERBY INDEX brought to you by Vinery LTD: AN ‘AWESOME’ JUMP

While the top four stayed the same, there were some interesting developments in the Paulick Derby Index brought to you by Vinery LTD. The most obvious was Awesome Act’s giant leap to number nine in our poll. Last week, the British invader did not receive a single vote from our 29-vote panel. While […]

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PAULICK DERBY INDEX brought to you by Vinery LTD: DELAYS HURTING THE TRAIL

By Ray Paulick Is it just me, or is this year’s Triple Crown trail looking more and more like a Winter Olympics short-track speedskating race, with lots of false starts, problems with the racing surface, unpredictable results, and a narrow focus on two principals from the East and West.   In short-track it was Apolo […]

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