Julien Leparoux

Clancy's Call: The Florida Derby And Spiral Stakes

Bob Clancy's selections for Saturday's Grade 1 Florida Derby and Grade 3 Spiral Stakes:

Florida Derby

Site: Gulfstream Park, Hallandale Beach; Post time: 6:45 p.m.; TV: NBC Sports Network; Distance: 1 1/8 miles; Purse: $1 million; Forecast: Thunderstorm possible, high near 85; Kentucky Derby points to winner: 100

NYQUIST (No. 4, 6-5) might have the tactical edge in a race in which only two of the 10 horses have a realistic chance to win. The undefeated son of Uncle Mo clinched the 2-year-old title with a stirring victory in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile at Keeneland, proving he can win from several lengths off...