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Promises Fulfilled

Owner: Robert Baron
Trainer: Dale Romans
Jockey: Corey Lanerie

2018 Xpressbet Fountain of Youth Replay

Get to Know Promises Fulfilled

Sire: Shakcleford (Forestry)
Dam: Marquee Delivery (Marquetry)
Foaled: May 11, 2015
Breeder: David Jacobs

Starts: 4
Wins: 3
Seconds: 0
Thirds: 1
Earnings: $327,280

Bettors’ Edge

By Jeremy Plonk

Promises Fulfilled: Trainer Dale Romans has won more races at Churchill Downs than any conditioner in history, and the Louisville native was born with Derby Fever. That’s why when Promises Fulfilled cooked himself in a Florida Derby speed duel, Romans didn’t flinch to march onward to the Kentucky Derby. The Fountain of Youth front-end heist came after a dawdling opening half-mile, and that’s simply not likely to happen here. No horse has won the Derby after a final prep worse than 5th since Stone Street in 1908, a cheap claimer who was 12th before an about-face in the slowest Derby ever.



March 24: Promises Fulfilled Workout

2018 Fountain of Youth winner Promises Fulfilled worked 5 furlongs in 1:02.08 at Gulfstream Park on March 24th, 2018 for Dale Romans as he gears up for the Xpressbet Florida Derby....

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So, There's That...Promises Fulfilled Shocks Good Magic

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Promises Fulfilled Race History

Date Race Track Finish
March 31, 2018 Xpressbet Florida Derby (G1) Gulfstream Park 9th
March 3, 2018 Xpressbet Fountain of Youth Stakes (G2) Gulfstream Park 1st
November 25, 2017 Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes (G2) Churchill Downs 3rd
October 13, 2017 Allowance Keeneland 1st
September 17, 2017 Maiden Churchill Downs 1st