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Fastest Qualifier Unrestrained Draws Post 5 for AQRA Presidentís Open Spring Derby
Fastest qualifier Unrestrained heads a field of 10 3-year-olds entered back in Sundayís 350-yard, $36,575 AQRA Presidentís Open Spring Derby at Turf Paradise.

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Fastest Qualifier Unrestrained Draws Post 5 for AQRA Presidentís Open Spring Derby

BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI

PHOENIX, AZóAPRIL 10, 2018óCristina Salasí Unrestrained, a gelded son of Kiddy Up and the fastest qualifiers, heads a field of 10 3-year-olds entered back in Sundayís 350-yard, $36,575 AQRA Presidentís Open Spring Derby at Turf Paradise.

Unrestrained made his first start outside of California on March 31, when he scored a half-length victory in the last of three trials. A $16,000 claim by his current connections at Los Alamitos on January 11, the California-bred gelding has earned $22,341 from eight outs.

Unrestrained drew post 5 and will be ridden by Jake Samuels for trainer Jesus Olivas.

First Lady Perry, a daughter of champion Mr Jess Perry trained by John Allred for owner Scott McDaniel, drew post 9 and will be ridden by Mark Jasso. First Lady Perry ended her 2-year-old campaign with a victory in the 400-yard AQRA Turf Paradise Futurity.

The complete lineup, in post position order including jockey assignments:

  1. El Saucito (Jesse Levario)
  2. New Moon Dynasty (Alan Hernandez)
  3. Im Rocket Man (Luis A. Valenzuela)
  4. Wonderland (Chad Lindsay)
  5. Unrestrained (Jake Samuels)
  6. Moonflash Deluxe (Emilio Tapia)
  7. Ur My Favorite (Martin Osuna)
  8. Wreckin Ball (Kevin Carbajal)
  9. First Lady Perry (Mark Jasso)
  10. Jessa Cat (Rodolfo Arvizu)

All Turf Paradise races can be seen at Q-RacingVideo.com.