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Desirio Colt Sets Top Time in Grade 3 Harrah's Futurity Trials

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BOSSIER CITY, LA—MARCH 4, 2017—Captain Jimbob, a 2-year-old colt by champion sire Desirio, drew clear in the last of eight trials on Saturday to win by 1¼ lengths and post the top qualifying time for the Grade 3 $233,578 Harrah's Entertainment Futurity at Louisiana Downs.

The 10 fastest, from 71 juveniles making their career debut in eight trials on Saturday, will return to the Northwest Louisiana racetrack on Wednesday, March 22nd to vie for the $105,110 winner's purse in the 300-yard final.

Ridden by jockey Rene Gutierrez, Captain Jimbob completed the 300-yard task in :15.676 se



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