05/13/2016 10:36AM

Portando brings solid credentials to Sunday allowance


LOUISVILLE, Ky. – As Steve Asmussen and one of his top clients, Winchell Thoroughbreds, contemplate a Preakness start for Gun Runner, they’ll have what figures to be a pleasant diversion Sunday at Churchill Downs when represented by a heavy favorite in Portando in the first of three allowances on a 10-race program.