Anothertwistafate Workout

Anothertwistafate Works at Sunland Park – Hopes for Kentucky Derby Anothertwistafate, second-place finisher in the Sunland Derby, has remained at Sunland Park post race and performed a private workout at the racetrack on April 4, 2019. Currently, Anothertwistafate is ranked 16th on the Kentucky…

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Sunland Derby Record Handle

Sunland Park Sets New Handle Record on Sunland Derby Day Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino’s 60th anniversary season reached another plateau on Sunday, March 24, 2019 with a new all-time high New Mexico state record handle. The 12-race all-Thoroughbred card anchored by the $800,000…

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2019 Sunland Derby/Oaks Recap

Cutting Humor prevails in Sunland Derby thriller Starlight Racing’s Cutting Humor, under an all-out drive from jockey John Velazquez, narrowly edged late-running Anothertwistafate to win Sunday’s 16th running of the $800,000 Sunland Derby (Gr. III) in track record time. Trained by Todd Pletcher, the…

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Sunland Derby Preview

Sunland Derby Preview Derby dreams and aspirations come and go with the slightest bit of either good or bad luck. For Michael Peterson’s talented 3-year-old Mucho Gusto, a spot in the starting gate for the May 5 Kentucky Derby could be within his grasp…

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Sunland Derby Post-Position Draw

Sunland Derby Post-Position Draw on Sunday, March 17 The post-position draw for the 2019 Sunland Derby (Gr. III) will happen on Sunday, March 17 starting at noon in the Sunland Park Turf Club. The entire process will be broadcast live on the Sunland Park…

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Riley Allison Derby / Borderplex Stakes

Nitrous goes from last to first in $106,000 Riley Allison Derby Nitrous overcame a very bumpy start and was forced into come from behind tactics early, but still managed to pass every horse in the race to win a thrilling 56th running of the…

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2018 Sunland Derby/Oaks Recap

Runaway Ghost powers to win $800,000 Sunland Derby (Gr. III) Local star makes good in Kentucky Derby prep In a bravura performance, local star Runaway Ghost blitzed his rivals with a commanding 2 and 3/4 length win in the 15th running of the $800,000…

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