2018 gray gelding, Apollitical Blood-Ranch Candy by Wave Carver
Race Record: 14-7-3-0 $276,680
Breeder: Rick Sumner
Owner: Rick Sumner and Dunn Ranch
Trainer: Monty Arrossa
Qualifying Jockey: Jesus Rios Ayala
Qualifying Time: :21.353
RACE RECORD: Candy Blood this year was second in the Los Alamitos Winter Derby (G1), second in the Remington Park Oklahoma-bred Derby (RG2) and fourth in the Rainbow Derby (G1).
He won Race 10 by 1 ¼ lengths.
BREEDER/OWNER: Rick Sumner has bred the earners of more than $970,000, and partners with Dunn Ranch with Candy Blood.
TRAINER: Monty Arrossa has trained the earners of more than $10.8 million, including All American Derby winner Gold Heart Eagle V. He also qualified Favorite Doc.
QUALIFYING JOCKEY: Jesus Rios Ayala has ridden the earners of more than $9.6 million. He also qualified Favorite Doc.
PEDIGREE: Young sire Apollitical Blood stands at Robicheaux Ranch at Breaux Bridge, Louisiana, and has gotten the earners of more than $6.9 million. The stallion himself won the 2015 All American Derby.
Ranch Candy has produced three winners from five starters that have earned more than $380,000.