Hall of Famer Gary Stevens has been the winning jockey for three Kentucky Derbies and appears he may be the favorite to win a fourth after he and horse Firing Line blew away the field to win the 13th Sunland Derby by 15 length Saturday.
Former UTEP head coach Tony Barbee could be targeted to take over at Nevada, according to CBSSports.com. CBS college basketball insider Gary Parrish reports the two sides are expected to meet early next week.
The last time California based trainer Mike Machowsky was here, he took home the Sunland Derby trophy.
It also helps to have a real chance and Machowsky believes Why Two has all the attributes of a good horse.
Jeremy Rezaeepour scored a hat trick and the El Paso Rhinos roared back with an 8-2 win over the Oklahoma City Blazers to force a decisive Game Three in the WSHL’s Midwest Division championship series Sunday afternoon.