04/29/2015 11:41AM

Promise Me Silver faces tall task in Eight Belles

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. – A year after winning the Grade 3, $200,000 Eight Belles with favored Fiftyshadesofgold, trainer Bret Calhoun is back with another filly in the same race at Churchill Downs, starting the unbeaten Promise Me Silver. But against a quality field in Friday’s Eight Belles renewal, the race immediately before the Kentucky Oaks, there is no guarantee of favoritism, let alone of winning.