Charlatan, Nadal give Bob Baffert sweep in Arkansas Derby

Posted at 7:04 PM, May 02, 2020

Charlatan romped to victory by six lengths in the first division of the Arkansas Derby and Nadal won the second division, giving Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert a sweep Saturday when the Kentucky Derby was postponed. Charlatan improved to 3-0. He ran 1 1/8 miles in 1:48.49. Basin finished second and Gouverneur Morris third. Nadal, named for tennis star Rafael Nadal, won his division in 1:48.34 and improved to 4-0 in his young career.