Loss in Key Prep Sours Instant Coffee’s Derby Hopes

After a sixth-place finish in the Louisiana Derby, Instant Coffee has dropped out of the NTRA Top 10 3-Year-Old Poll and, barring a wave of defections, is unlikely to amass enough qualifying points to run in the May 6 opening leg of the Triple Crown. Source

Texas 2-Year-Olds In Training Sale Proving Upward Trend

For evidence that HB 2463 is fulfilling its mission to boost the horse racing industry in the Lone Star State, the Texas Legislature need only look to the Texas Thoroughbred Association’s 2-Year-Olds in Training Sale at Lone Star Park on April 5. Source