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April 28, 2011

The “Inside” Scoop: Why Calvin Borel Owns the Rail

“I learned that through the years,” said Borel. “A horse will run between the fence and another horse a lot easier than he’ll run between two horses.

Catching Up with Old Heroes

John Scheinman and filmmaker Jeff Krulik traveled to Bonita one April afternoon to catch up with Deputed Testamony and Go for Gin.

Profile: Soldat

Soldat is a fast horse, but his profile doesn’t scream Kentucky Derby winner.

Profile: Nehro

Nehro is a serious contender to hit the board. With just a little improvement, he becomes a win candidate.