Mark Valeski to face 13 in La. Derby
Updated: March 30, 2012, 12:34 PM ETBy Tom LaMarra | Bloodhorse
The coupled entry of Mark Valeski and Mr. Bowling was made the 2-1 morning-line favorite in a full field of 14 for the $1 million Louisiana Derby at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots April 1. Post positions for the 1 1/8-mile stakes for 3-year-olds were drawn March 26. Post time for the Louisiana Derby is planned for 4:55 p.m. CDT on the Sunday program.
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