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Bellamy Road is Zito's third 3-year-old in Derby field

Updated: April 14, 2005, 5:46 PM ET
By Ed McNamara | Special to ESPN.com

NEW YORK -- Long before he reached the finish line, Bellamy Road was long gone. Midway on Aqueduct's far turn, the powerfully built dark bay colt effortlessly opened an insurmountable lead that kept getting bigger. Near the sixteenth pole, Javier Castellano glanced at the infield television screen and saw nobody else in the picture. Whoa. Since he had no other use for his whip, he waved it over his head and played to the crowd before gliding to an insanely easy domination of the 81st Wood Memorial.

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