Monthly Archives: May 2011

2010  VA-DERBY WINNER CAPTURES $200,000 DIXIE
The 2011 Virginia Derby winner Donegal Racing’s Paddy O’Prado put an exclamation mark on his 2011 debut with an impressive come-from-behind victory in the $200,000 Jägermeister Dixie Stakes (gr. IIT) at Pimlico Race Course.

With Kent Desormeaux riding for trainer Dale Romans, 3-5 choice Paddy O’Prado, last early in the seven-horse field of three-year-olds and up, circled foes on the far turn and pulled away to an 1 1/2-length score in the 1… Continue reading