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Orb works strong five furlongs

Updated: April 21, 2013, 10:00 PM ET
Brisnet

Florida Derby victor Orb impressed trainer Shug McGaughey Sunday morning at Payson Park while breezing five furlongs during a key workout for a scheduled start in the Kentucky Derby on May 4.

"This was the one we need to get behind us," McGaughey said. "What I really wanted to see was to see him finish good. I didn't want to see him walking the last part of it."

Scheduled to ship to Churchill Downs later Sunday, Orb breezed five furlongs in 1:02 1/5 and galloped out six furlongs ...

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