Shackleford (racehorse)

Clancy's Call: Handicapping The Arkansas Derby

Clancy's Call: Handicapping The Arkansas Derby

Bob Clancy's selections for the Grade 1 Arkansas Derby, the 11th race Saturday at Oaklawn Park in Hot Springs: 

Post time: 7:15 p.m.; Distance: 1 1/8 miles; Purse: $1 million; Forecast: Partly cloudy, high near 80; Kentucky Derby points: Awarded to first four finishers on a 100-40-20-10 basis. 

UNTRAPPED (No. 9, 6-1) looked like he might win the Grade 2 Rebel at Oaklawn last month before flattening out through the final furlong and finishing third in a very tight place photo. The son of Trappe Shot will have blinkers added for this start, a move that trainer Steve Asmussen...