Short memory. Surely one of the most iconic images of the 2006 Derby is the distinctive Lael silks running next to each other stalking the pace most of the way round the track.
White cap = Tagg, Blue cap = Matz
I think it will be interesting to see if a change in scene does the trick, since the bros have been less than stellar lately. With a European training background with the trainer, I'm looking forward to seeing what the results will be.
Not that it matters, but the FOB's were salivating at the prospect of the horse's debut. Marango debuted 9-17-11 at Belmont and finished 7th of 10 starters. From the chart it doesn't sound like a poor effort just one reflective of a green horse.
Yeah, he was only beaten by 4 1/2 lengths. Save ground throughout, had some traffic issues, and the jock didn't get into him too much in the stretch. A very good learning experience race. I hope he came out of it well, and hope to see him again soon.
Campaigned as a homebred by Roy and Gretchen Jackson’s Lael Stables, Lentenor won 4 of 17 career starts for earnings of $184,406. He captured the Kitten’s Joy Stakes in July at Colonial Downs and also established a course record at Tampa Bay Downs last year, running 1 1/16 miles on turf in 1:40.95.