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Max Player

11) MAX PLAYER (c, Honor Code--Fools in Love, by Not For Love) O-George E. Hall & SportBLX Thoroughbreds Corp. B-K&G Stables (KY). T-Linda Rice. Sales History: $150,000 RNA yrl '18 KEESEP. Lifetime Record: GSW & GISP, 4-2-1-1, $273,500. Last Start: 3rd GI Belmont S., BEL, June 20 Accomplishments Include: 1st GIII Withers S., AQU, Feb. 1 Next Start: Uncommitted. Equineline PPs. KY Derby Points: 40. Yes, Max Player's third in the Belmont S. does have a "picked up the pieces" aura to it. But he's a fresh face coming off...

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Basin

9) BASIN (c, Liam's Map--Appenzell, by Johannesburg) O-Jackpot Farm. B-Cottonwood Stables LLC (KY). T-Steve Asmussen. Sales History: $150,000 yrl '18 KEESEP. Lifetime Record: GISW, 6-2-2-1, $471,000. Last Start: 2nd GI Arkansas Derby, OP, May 2 Accomplishments Include: 1st GI Runhappy Hopeful S., SAR, Sept. 2, 3rd GII Rebel S., OP, Mar. 14 Next Start: GII Toyota Blue Grass S., KEE, July 11 Equineline PPs. KY Derby Points: 50. Basin, last summer's GI Hopeful S. winner, could be primed to pounce third off the layoff if he starts as expected in...

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Dr Post

7) DR POST (c, Quality Road--Mary Delaney, by Hennessy) O-St. Elias Stable. B-Cloyce C. Clark (KY). T-Todd Pletcher. Sales History: $200,000 wlg '18 KEESEP; $400,000 yrl '18 KEESEP. Lifetime Record: SW & GISP, 4-2-1-0, $261,635. Last Start: 2nd GI Belmont S., BEL, June 20 Accomplishments Include: 1st Unbridled S., GP, Apr. 25 Next Start: Uncommitted Equineline PPs. KY Derby Points: 60. It's been an uncharacteristically quiet season on the Derby trail for trainer Todd Pletcher in 2020, but his best chance could be arriving late on the scene in the...

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Cezanne

8) CEZANNE (c, Curlin--Achieving, by Bernardini) O-Mrs John Magnier, Michael B Tabor, Derrick Smith & St Elias Stable. B-Hill 'n' Dale Equine Holdings Inc & St Elias Stables LLC (KY). T-Bob Baffert. Sales History: $3,650,000 2yo '19 FTFMAR. Lifetime Record: 1-1-0-0, $30,000. Last Start: 1st Maiden Special Weight, SA, June 6. Next Start: Uncommitted. Equineline PPs. KY Derby Points: 0. Trainer Bob Baffert joked in a Sports Illustrated story last week that recent maiden-breaking stablemates Cezanne (the $3.65 million FTFMAR Curlin-sired sales topper) and Uncle Chuck (Uncle Mo, $250,000 KEESEP),...

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King Guillermo

4) KING GUILLERMO (c, Uncle Mo--Slow Sand, by Dixieland Band) O-Victoria's Ranch. B-Carhue Investments, Grouseridge Ltd. & Marengo Investments (KY). T-Juan Avila. Sales History: $90,000 RNA yrl '18 KEESEP; $150,000 2yo '19 OBSAPR. Lifetime Record: GSW & GISP, 5-2-1-1, $340,350. Last Start: 2nd GI Arkansas Derby, OP, May 2 Accomplishments Include: 3rd Pulpit S., GP, Nov. 30, 1st GII Lambholm South Tampa Bay Derby Next Start: GI Kentucky Derby, CD, Sept. 5 Equineline PPs. KY Derby Points: 90. King Guillermo was a mystery horse when he wired the GII Tampa...

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Honor A.P.

2) HONOR A.P. (r, Honor Code--Hollywood Story, by Wild Rush) O-C R K Stable LLC. B-George Krikorian (Ky). T-John Shirreffs. Sales History: $850,000 yrl '18 FTSAUG. Lifetime Record: GISW, 4-2-2-0, $362,200. Last Start: 1st GI Runhappy Santa Anita Derby June 6. Accomplishments Include: 2nd GII San Felipe S., SA, Mar. 7. Next Start: Uncommitted. Equineline PPs. KY Derby Points: 120. Eleven days after his strong, stalking score in the GI Santa Anita Derby, Honor A.P. ($850,000 FTSAUG) returned to the work tab last Wednesday for an easy half-mile breeze in...

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Sole Volante

10) SOLE VOLANTE (g, Karakontie {Jpn}--Light Blow, by Kingmambo) O-Reeves Thoroughbred Racing, Andie Biancone & Limelight Stables Corp. B-Flaxman Holdings Limited (KY). T-Patrick Biancone. Sales History: $6,000 yrl '18 KEESEP; $20,000 2yo '19 OBSAPR. Lifetime Record: GSW, 7-4-1-1, $323,310. Last Start: 6th GI Belmont S., BEL, June 20 Accomplishments Include: 1st GIII Sam F. Davis S., TAM, Feb. 8, 1st Pulpit S., GP, Nov. 30, 2nd GII Lambholm South Tampa Bay Derby, TAM, Mar. 7. Next Start: Uncommitted. Equineline PPs. KY Derby Points: 30. Sole Volante's non-threatening sixth in the...

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Enforceable

7) ENFORCEABLE (c, Tapit--Justwhistledixie, by Dixie Union) O-John Oxley. B-Clearsky Farm (KY). T-Mark Casse. Sales History: $775,000 RNA yrl '18 KEESEP. Lifetime Record: GSW & GISP, 9-2-2-2, $367,150. Last Start: 5th GII Twinspires.com Louisiana Derby, FG, Mar. 21 Accomplishments Include: 1st GIII Lecomte S., FG, Jan. 18; 3rd GI Claiborne Breeders' Futurity, KEE, Oct. 5, 2nd GII Risen Star S. Div. 1, FG, Feb. 15 Next Start: GII Toyota Blue Grass S., KEE, July 11 Equineline PPs. KY Derby Points: 33. Enforceable ($775,000 KEESEP RNA) is heading from trainer Mark...

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Authentic

3) AUTHENTIC (c, Into Mischief--Flawless, by Mr. Greeley) O-SF Racing LLC, Starlight Racing, Madaket Stables LLC, Fred Hertrich III, John D. Fielding & Golconda Stables. B-Peter E. Blum Thoroughbreds LLC (KY). T-Bob Baffert. Sales History: $350,000 yrl '18 KEESEP. Lifetime Record: MGSW & GISP, 4-3-1-0, $411,200. Last Start: 2nd GI Santa Anita Derby, June 5. Accomplishments Include: GII San Felipe S., SA, Mar. 7; GIII Sham S., SA, Jan. 4. Next Start: GI Haskell S., MTH, July 18. Equineline PPs. KY Derby Points: 100. In an exchange of text messages...

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Storm the Court

12) STORM THE COURT (c, Court Vision--My Tejana Storm, by Tejano Run) O-Exline-Border Racing LLC, David Bernsen, Susanna Wilson & Dan Hudock. B-Stepping Stone Farm (Ky). T-Peter Eurton. Sales History: $5,000 yrl '18 FTKFEB; $60,000 2yo '19 OBSAPR. Lifetime Record: Ch. 2yo Colt & GISW, 7-2-0-2, $1,235,451. Last Start: 6th GI Arkansas Derby, OP, May 2 Accomplishments Include: 1st GI TVG Breeders' Cup Juvenile, SA, Nov. 1, 3rd GII San Felipe S., SA, Feb. 9 Next Start: GIII Ohio Derby, TDN, June 27 Equineline PPs. KY Derby Points: 32. The...

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Tiz the Law

1) TIZ THE LAW (c, Constitution--Tizfiz, by Tiznow) O-Sackatoga Stable. B-Twin Creeks Farm (NY). T-Barclay Tagg. Sales History: $110,000 yrl '18 FTNAUG. Lifetime Record: MGISW, 6-5-0-1, $1,480,300. Last Start: 1st GI Belmont S., BEL, June 20 Accomplishments Include: 1st GI Curlin Florida Derby, GP, Mar. 28, 1st GI Champagne S., 1st GIII Holy Bull S., GP, Feb. 1, 3rd GII Kentucky Jockey Club S., CD, Nov. 30 Next Start: GI Travers S., SAR, Aug. 8. Equineline PPs. KY Derby Points: 272. Tiz the Law has not only held his form...

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Thousand Words

6) THOUSAND WORDS (c, Pioneerof the Nile--Pomeroys Pistol, by Pomeroy) O-Albaugh Family Stables & Spendthrift Farm. B-Hardacre Farm (Fl). T-Bob Baffert. Sales History: $1,000,000 yrl '18 KEESEP. Lifetime Record: GSW, 5-3-0-0, $235,500. Last Start: 11th Oaklawn S., OP, Apr. 11 Accomplishments Include: 1st GII Los Alamitos Futurity, LRC, Dec. 7, 1st GIII Robert B. Lewis S., SA, Feb. 1 Next Start: Possible for GIII Los Alamitos Derby, LRC, July 4 Equineline PPs. KY Derby Points: 25. Either the July 4 GIII Los Alamitos Derby or the July 11 Blue Grass...

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