Minnesota-Bred Bens Malice Among 41 Nominated To $150,000 Mystic Lake Derby

Six stakes on June 22 will offer $610,000 in purses Nominations to the June 22 Mystic Lake Northern Stars Turf Festival closed Wednesday with a total of 223 horses nominated to six stakes races that will offer $610,000 in purse money. The marquee race, the $150,000 Mystic Lake Derby at one mile on the turf […]

Handicapping the Mystic Lake Derby with Optix EQ

by Emily Gullickson  – Optix EQ RACE 8 – MYSTIC LAKE DERBY: #1 KING OF MIAMI could hold a potential pace advantage in Quad I on the front end with the Snowflake Contention and lower 19 SpeedRate. He has improved with Rivelli and in his three-year-old season capable to move forward today in a third […]