Field Set for Adequan Texas Derby Challenge
Tellereyematthebar is the fastest qualifier to the August 13, $43,200 final at Retama Park.
July 29, 2016
Tellereyematthebar, a homebred Teller Cartel gelding owned by James Hrabovsky and Leann Nalls, is the fastest qualifier to the August 13, $43,200 Adequan Texas Derby Challenge at Retama Park.
Ridden by Juan Garcia Jr. for trainer Brian Stroud, Tellereyematthebar won the last of three 400-yard trials on Friday. The gelding covered 400 yards in :20.112 and defeated second-fastest qualifier Sure Fire Flyer by three-quarters of a length while scoring his third win in six starts and first victory this season.
Tellereyematthebar won two races during his 2-year-old campaign, including a 350-yard John Deere Sam Houston Juvenile Challenge trial at Sam Houston Race Park. He has banked $13,623.
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