Not many of the 19 horses in this year’s Kentucky Derby have raced on a sloppy track, or even a track listed as good or muddy.
Horses on a sloppy track:
* Itsmyluckyday won in the slop in the Fasig Tipton Dash on August 25 last year at Calder.
* Vyjack won in the slop in the Traskwood on December 9 at Aqueduct.
* Palace Malice was second in the slop in an optional claiming race at Gulfstream Park on January 19.
* Giant Finish was fifth in the slop in the Damon Runyan at Aqueduct on December 9
* Will Take Charge finished sixth in the slop in the Southwest Stakes at Oaklawn Park on February 18.
Horses on a muddy track:
* Frac Daddy ran second on a muddy track in Maiden Special Weight on October 4 at Belmont Park last year. It was his debut.
Horses on a good track:
* Revolutionary won on a track listed as good when he took a Maiden Special Weight at Aqueduct on December 28.
* Giant Finish won on a track listed as good in an optional claiming at Aqueduct on January 17.
* Falling Sky won on a track listed as good in an optional claiming at Gulfstream Park on December 15.