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2008 Kentucky Derby Workout Photos

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Recapturetheglory gallops on Monday morning
Recapturetheglory

Recapturetheglory gallops on Monday morning at Churchill Downs

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April 30, 2008

Recapturetheglory galloped two miles on Monday morning. Trainer Louie Roussel III said, "Everybody says he's a longshot. As a trainer, you want to see them get better. There's an old saying, 'the women get better looking at closing time.' You kind of play mind games with yourself – is he good enough, isn't he good enough?" Rousell and co-owner Ronnie Lamarque also owned Risen Star who was third in the 1988 Derby and won the Preakness and Belmont.

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