Rydilluc heads Virginia Derby
Unbeaten in four turf starts, Rydilluc is the likely favorite against eight rivals in Saturday's Grade 2, $500,000 Virginia Derby at Colonial Downs. The front-running colt will attempt to carry his speed 1 ¼ miles for the first time.
Trained by Gary Contessa, Rydilluc exits a nice win in the inaugural running of the $500,000 Penn Mile and the son of Medaglia d'Oro has won up to distances of 1 1/8 miles previously, posting a 3 ½-length tally in the Palm Beach at Gulfstream three ...
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