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Churchill Downs Press Release Ken and Sarah Ramsey’s Shining Copper, winner of the $100,000 Lure at Saratoga in 2016 and an allowance at Keeneland in his last start, will be the 119-pound starting high weight in an overflow field for Thursday’s 40th running of the $100,000 River City Handicap (GIII)

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Del Mar Press Release Masterfully-ridden by jockey Corey Nakatani, longshot How Unusual spurted between horses at the top of the stretch to enter contention and outfinished 2-1 favored Responsibleforlove in the final sixteenth to win the featured Grade III $100,000 Red Carpet Handicap on Thanksgiving holiday Thursday at Del Mar.

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Press Release LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017) – Longines Kentucky Oaks (Grade I) runner-up Daddys Lil Darling headlines a contentious field of 3-year-old fillies entered in Friday’s 27th running of the $200,000 Mrs. Revere (GII) at Churchill Downs. The Mrs. Revere – the penultimate North American graded stakes race

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BY Brian Bohl Augustin Stable’s Spring Quality thrived in the longest race of his career, edging Call Provision in deep stretch to win the Grade 3, $200,000 Red Smith for 3-year-olds and up Saturday at Aqueduct Racetrack.  Under Hall of Fame jockey Edgar Prado, Spring Quality stayed just off 49-1 shot

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From Blood Horse Talismanic continued a parade of longshot winners Nov. 4 at Del Mar with a 14-1 score in the $4 million Longines Breeders’ Cup Turf (G1T). Godolphin’s son of Medaglia d’Oro  covered the 1 1/2 miles in 2:26.19. Beach Patrol, the 3-1 second choice finished second over favored Highland Reel.

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By Blood Horse After four straight close losses in group 1 races, Wuheida was not denied in the $2 million Breeders’ Cup Filly & Mare Turf (G1T) Nov. 4 at Del Mar, scoring by one length over Rhododendron. A homebred for Sheikh Mohammed’s global breeding and racing operation, Wuheida entered Saturday’s

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By Paulic Report Favored World Approval finished ahead of a wall of horses in a competitive field to win the Grade 1 Breeders’ Cup Mile under John Velazquez on Saturday. Velazquez tucked the gelding in behind early leaders and saved ground along the rail, sneaking up behind Midnight Storm and

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By Horse Racing Nation The favorite ran into a political nightmare Saturday, as 30-1 long shot Stormy Liberal ran a successful campaign to win the $1 million Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint, upsetting, among others, Lady Aurelia. A 5-year-old son of Stormy Atlantic, who has now won five of his last six races,

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From Blood Horse Bob Edwards of e Five Racing Thoroughbreds has this one figured out. One season after sending New Money Honey out to win the $1 million Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (G1T), Edwards’ fledgling stable returned with undefeated Rushing Fall and took down the mile event at Del Mar. Both contenders were trained by Chad

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From Horse Racing Nation A year after Beholder won her final race in the Breeders’ Cup Distaff, her half-brother Mendelssohn propelled his own career forward by taking the 2017 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf at Del Mar. A $3 million yearling purchase for Coolmore, the Scat Daddy colt gave his late

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