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Les Bos Park goes big on Derby Day


May 3, 2013     E-mail this page to a friend!

Kentucky Derby Day at Les Bois Park has an 11-race program, starting with the first post time at 2:00 p.m. The co-feature race of the day, race #9, has 10 head of evenly matched Thoroughbreds contesting 4Ĺ furlongs for the winnerís share of the purse along with the U.S. Bank trophy blanket.

The feature race of the day, race #10, is the 41st running of the Inaugural Stakes. This highly touted field has a collective lifetime earnings of $524, 017. Leading the field of eight is frontrunning Honour The Deputy who is coming off an impressive 2ľ-length win at Santa Anita Park on April 21. The late charging entry of Ron Stevensís Lesson In Deceit will be making his bid to take the title after a near miss second-place finish in last yearís Inaugural Stakes.