2013 Kentucky Derby Contender Profile: Palace Malice

Kentucky Derby contender

As a horse with 5 finishes in the money in 6 career starts Palace Malice has emerged as a top contender for the 2013 Kentucky Derby that will take place on Saturday from Churchill Downs in Louisville, KY. BetPhoenix Racebook will have the complete list of odds for “The Run to the Roses” so have your account ready for action!

Profile

Palace Malice has 6 career starts with 1win, 3 second place finishes and 1 third place finish and total career earnings of $271,135. Palace Malice is a 3 year old colt that is owned by Dogwood Stable.

With 5 time Eclipse Award winner Todd Pletcher as trainer, Palace Malice will garner immediate respect with Kentucky Derby players.

The jockey will be Mike Smith who had his first mount at age 11. He was the regular jockey for 2002 Horse of the Year winner Azen. Smith also rode Zenyatta, the 2010 Horse of the Year and he was the 2005 Kentucky Derby winner aboard Giacomo.

Recent Runs

Palace Malice finished in second place with the horse racing odds on April 13 in the Grade I Toyota Blue Grass Stakes from Keeneland which was run on a fast track with a distance of one and one eighth miles. Palace Malice started from the number 5 post position and was fifth at the quarter pole, fourth at the half way mark, third at the three quarter pole, second at the stretch, and just a neck behind fellow Kentucky Derby contender Java’s War at the wire to pay off at $6 and $4.60.

One February 23 Palace Malice scored a third place finish in the Grade II Risen Star Stakes behind I’ve Struck a Nerve and Code West. Palace Malice entered the stretch in second place but barely got the show which paid out at $4.60.

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