04/08/2011 11:10PM

Illinois Derby at Hawthorne


2011 Illinois Derby

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Illinois Derby a romp for Joe Vann Watch Me Go

About 10 minutes before Uncle Mo went down to surprising defeat in the Wood Memorial, Pletcher-trained Joe Vann turned in a solid performance winning the Grade 3, $300,000 Illinois Derby by 4 1/4 lengths.