Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino announces ‘Post Position Draw’ for 19th running of Sunland Derby

Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino announces ‘Post Position Draw’ for 19th running of Sunland Derby

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino announced the post position draw for the 19th running of the Sunland Derby will be taking place on Monday, Feb. 12.

The post position draw will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 12, at the Turf Club.

“The sparkling jewel of the lucrative season is the $400,000 Sunland Derby (Gr. III) to be run on Sunday, February 18, 2024,” Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino said.

The Kentucky Derby prep race offers 20 qualifying points to the winner for entry to the 2024 Run for the Roses.

“The $250,000 Sunland Park Oaks, as well as the $100,000 Bill Thomas Memorial Stakes, the $100,000 Harry W. Henson Handicap, the $100,000 Enchantress Stakes and the $100,000 Red Hedeman Mile are also part of Sunland Park’s biggest day,” Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino said.

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