TDN Top Triple Crown Contenders

Justify

Good Magic

Audible

Instilled Regard

My Boy Jack

Bravazo

Hofburg

Lone Sailor

Vino Rosso

Solomini

Firenze Fire

Bolt d’Oro

Flameaway

Enticed

Promises Fulfilled

Free Drop Billy

Noble Indy

Combatant

Magnum Moon

Mendelssohn

Triple Crown Top 12 Archive

  • May 4, 2020

    The TDN Derby Top 12 for May 5

    We’re 124 days out from the rescheduled GI Kentucky Derby. Last weekend’s split divisions of the GI Arkansas Derby solidified the status of several contenders, while several others have slid off the list. 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.

  • April 13, 2020

    TDN Derby Top 12 for April 14

    Instead of “My Old Kentucky Home,” the new theme song for GI Kentucky Derby aspirants is now “Time Is On My Side” by the Rolling Stones. This week’s rankings represent a reshuffling of the pecking order in light of the Derby’s new Sept. 5 race date. 1) TIZ THE LAW (c, Constitution—Tizfiz, by Tiznow) O-Sackatoga

  • March 10, 2020

    The TDN Derby Top 12 for Mar. 11

    There’s a new No. 1 on the Top 12 totem pole for the first time this season. We’re now inside the 54-day mark to the GI Kentucky Derby. That means it’s roughly 77,000 minutes until post time–but who’s counting? 1) TIZ THE LAW (c, Constitution—Tizfiz, by Tiznow) O-Sackatoga Stable. B-Twin Creeks Farm (NY). T-Barclay Tagg.

  • March 2, 2020

    TDN Derby Top 12 for March 3

    Only one points-based GI Kentucky Derby prep last weekend, but it did produce a reshuffling of the ranks. This coming Saturday’s triple-header of qualifying points races at Santa Anita, Aqueduct and Tampa Bay Downs annually makes for a bust-out weekend, so Top 12 frost heaves are in the forecast. 1) THOUSAND WORDS (c, Pioneerof the

  • February 18, 2020

    The TDN Derby Top 12 for Feb. 19

    That rumbling noise you heard over the weekend was the first seasonal shifting within the Top 12 rankings, sort of like an early spring thaw that finally calves the iceberg. Five horses have leapfrogged onto the list since its last publication, and we’re now at the 75-day mark to the GI Kentucky Derby.   1)

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