Field Set for $257,160 Delta Downs Derby

No Politics Here is the fastest qualifier to the July 8 final.

Q-Racing Journal

T M Ranch's No Politics Here won the last of three 400-yard Delta Downs Derby trials on Friday. PHOTO: Coady Photography

T M Ranch's No Politics Here is the fastest qualifier to the July 8, $257,160 Delta Downs Derby (RG3) for Louisiana-bred 3-year-olds.

Racing in the last of three trials on Friday, No Politics Here covered 400 yards in :19.554, and the gelded son of champion Jess Louisiana Blue's margin of victory was one length from fourth-fastest qualifier Tf Racee Runaway. Noe Castaneda rode the gelding for trainer Kenneth Roberts Sr., who qualified three finalists.

No Politics Here was bred by J.E. Jumonville Jr. The gelding has won three of eight starts and has banked $29,106, and he was a finalist in the March 18 Mardi Gras Derby (R) at Louisiana Downs.

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