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Brisnet Ranks Fountain Of Youth Winner One Of The Top Kentucky Derby Hopefuls

In winning the Fountain of Youth Stakes on March 3 at Gulfstream Park, Promises Fulfilled not only upset champion Breeders’ Cup Juvenile winner Good Magic’s three-year-old debut but also delivered one of the top performances by any Kentucky Derby hopeful to date. Kentucky Derby Championship Series Ratings Date: Track: Distance: Race: Winner: Speed: Class: […]

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Irad Ortiz Earns Jockey Of The Week Double With Five-Win Saturday

Any way voters looked at the ballot, Irad Ortiz, Jr. was on top of the standings for all North American jockeys last week and was a clear choice for Jockeys’ Guild Jockey of the Week for February 26 – March 4, 2018. The award is voted on by a panel of experts for riding accomplishments […]

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Promises Fulfilled Da La Sorpresa Al Ganar De Extremo A Extremo El Fountain Of Youth Stakes

Toda la atención del Fountain of Youth S. (G2, $400,000) se había centrado alrededor del favorito Godd Magic. Sin embargo, el protagonista de la importante prueba terminó siendo uno de los menos cotizados en las apuestas. Promises Fulfilled, un hijo de Shackleford entrenado por Dale Romans, debutó como tresañero dando un gigantesco paso hacia el […]

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Florida Derby Likely Next Step For Both Promises Fulfilled, Strike Power

Both Promises Fulfilled and Strike Power, the one-two finishers in Saturday’s Fountain of Youth Stakes, are likely to come back in next month’s Florida Derby at Gulfstream Park. According to, both colts exited their efforts in good shape and were doing well on Sunday morning. “It was a great ride, a smart ride,” said trainer […]

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Good Magic ‘A Little Tired’ After Third-Place Effort In Fountain Of Youth

Champion 2-year-old male last season, Good Magic was a disappointing third in Saturday’s Grade 2 Fountain of Youth, beaten 4 1/2 lengths by longshot Promises Fulfilled. According to, trainer Chad Brown is leaning toward sending the son of Curlin to Keeneland’s Blue Grass Stakes at the beginning of April for his next start. Good […]

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Fountain Of Youth Day Sets Record Handle Of $28.5 Million

Gulfstream Park’s 72nd Fountain of Youth Day – featuring nine stakes and highlighted by Promises Fulfilled’s victory in the $400,000 Fountain of Youth (G2) – handled a record $28,541,305. Total handle on the 14-race program was up 6.92 percent from the previous record set last year when a 13-race program produced a total handle of […]

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Promises Fulfilled Leads All The Way For 18-1 Upset In Fountain Of Youth

Robert J. Baron’s Promises Fulfilled did just that in Saturday’s Grade 2 Fountain of Youth Stakes, winning the Road to the Kentucky Derby prep race by 2 1/4 lengths to give Irad Ortiz his fifth win of the day. The 3-year-old son of Shackleford, trained by Dale Romans, led from gate to wire to complete […]

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Romans Goes Three-Deep In Fountain Of Youth Contention

After turning in a strong second-place finish behind Audible in the $350,000 Holy Bull (G2) at Gulfstream Feb. 3, Free Drop Billy will give trainer Dale Romans high-profile representation in Saturday’s $400,000 Fountain of Youth. However, Romans will have a couple capable stablemates to back up Free Drop Billy in the 1 1/16-mile Fountain of Youth. […]

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Champion Good Magic Records Solid Final Breeze Before Sophomore Debut

Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (G1) winner Good Magic, the champion 2-year-old male of 2017, had an easy half-mile breeze by himself Saturday morning, the final prep for his highly anticipated sophomore debut in the $400,000 Fountain of Youth (G2) March 3 at Gulfstream Park. Owned by e Five Thoroughbred Racing and Stonestreet Stables and trained by Chad Brown, Good Magic […]

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