06/20/2016 2:40PM

Derby Express poised to move forward in Hoosier Breeders Sophomore Stakes


With a slow three-eighths, a moderate half-mile, and a slow half-mile constituting the work pattern for his 3-year-old debut, Derby Express looked like he might be a short horse when he returned from a six-month layoff May 26 at Indiana Grand. And he ran like one, too, coming home a one-paced third in the $103,000 Sagamore Sired Stakes.