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Itsmyluckyday Works at Calder Prior to Shipping to Kentucky

Kentucky Derby contender Itsmyluckyday worked four furlongs in :53 at Calder Race Course on Thursday morning prior to shipping to Churchill Downs for the Kentucky Derby (G1).



Second to Orb most recently in the Florida Derby (G1) and winner of the Holy Bull Stakes (G3) earlier in the season, Itsmulckyday is trained by Eddie Plesa and owned by Plesa’s wife, Laurie and Trilogy Stable (Marion Montanari and David Melin.). The colt is expected to Louisville, Ky. on April 26.

Itsmyluckyday, an OBS graduate, is a son of the late stallion Lawyer Ron out of the Doneraile Court mare Viva La Slew. Itsmyluckyday has won half of his 10 career starts and earned $625,600.

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