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Apr 17 2017

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Doug’s Double Derby Dozen April 17, 2017

. Monday, April 17, 2017 Churchill Downs . This week had some more turmoil in the rankings, as Classic Empire made a classic comeback from injury, providing the fastest and decisive closing kick in the Arkansas Derby, and proving why he was the 2yo champ. . . Thus, he vaults back into number one in […]

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Doug’s Double Derby Dozen- April 10 2017

. Monday, April 10 Churchill Downs . This week bears some more changing in the rankings as usual. Unlike last year, when the top 5, 10, etc, remained fairly static, it’s very dynamic this year, as there are new winners every week, that haven’t won anything significant before. . One that did win a major […]

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Doug’s Double Derby Dozen April 3, 2017

. Monday, April 3, 2017 Churchill Downs . This week we keep the top 3 intact, despite 5 new championship series winners since the last top 24, two weeks ago. Gunnevera stays on top despite losing the Florida Derby, a race he didn’t need to win, and probably could not have with Always Dreaming having […]

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Doug’s Double Derby Dozen +1 March 20 2017

. Monday, March 20 Churchill Downs . This week’s Derby Dozen features some changes based on some performances and non-performances last weekend. No change for the top 3, who are locked in for now but could change next week due to the high volatility in the market this year. . It was necessary to move […]

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Doug’s Double Derby Dozen March 13, 2017

. Monday, March 13, 2017 Churchill Downs . Not too much of a shakeup at the top this week, because most of the top horses didn’t run and will stay in place. Mastery was looking to move up but came up injured after his masterful San Felipe win and probably won’t run for the roses, […]

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Doug’s Double Derby Dozen March 6 2017

. Monday, March 6, 2017 Churchill Downs . Major shakeups at the top of the Derby Dozen the past couple weeks, not just because there were some new winners in the first 3 Derby Championship Series races, stamping their Kentucky Derby tickets and vaulting to the top 3 spots on the Derby Points Leaderboard. . […]

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Doug’s Derby Dozen Feb.22 2017 with Grid

. Wednesday, February 22, 2017 Churchill Downs . Irish War Cry (Curlin) remains atop the Derby Dozen this week, because I said he is. Tis true, One Liner was most impressive in the Southwest Stakes G2, and there was some internal debate (inside my own head) over whether to promote him to 2nd or 3rd. […]

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Doug’s Derby Dozen Feb.6 2017

Monday, Feb.6 2017 . I sincerely apologize for leaving everyone hanging on the Derby Dozen until now, especially after I bet on great horses like Irish War Cry and Mastery to win the Kentucky Derby as early as last November. But I have been very busy running several businesses and working my ass off about […]

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Report Card: Initial Derby Dozen December 20 2015 Flashback

. Sunday, May 8, 2016 Churchill Downs . In the aftermath of the Kentucky Derby, it’s a great time to look back and see how we did rating the horses that were pointed toward the run for the roses, and what we did to prepare people. . In this article, we’ll look at how we […]

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Doug’s Double Derby Dozen +1 April 23 2016

. Saturday, April 23 Churchill Downs . A lot has changed the past couple of weeks, as 4 of the big 5 major Kentucky Derby preps were run, and a couple of minor preps added mostly for fun. . Download Final 2016 Kentucky Derby Grid Here with full field, odds, posts, and over 80 different […]

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