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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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Daddys Lil Darling’s pursuit of the Investec Oaks at Epsom Downs Racecourse came to a thundering halt Friday when Normandy Farm’s 3-year-old filly spooked from a lightning bolt en route to the starting gate, with jockey Olivier Peslier bailing and the Kentucky Oaks runner-up scratched by officials. Enable went on

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Trainer Kenny McPeek said he understands why Daddys Lil Darling is listed at 33-1 odds by Unibet, official betting partner of the Investec Derby Festival, to make her one of the longest shots in the field of ten 3-year-old fillies. But the Kentucky-based horseman expressed great optimism on the eve

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EPSOM, England (Wednesday, May 31, 2017) – Rhododendron takes on nine rivals in the £500,000 Group One Investec Oaks (4.30pm) at Epsom Downs on the first day of the Investec Derby Festival, Ladies’ Day, Friday, June 2. The 1 1/2-mile classic is the highlight of a seven-race card on Investec

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On Facebook.com/TurfTalk360: Video of Daddys Lil Darling getting acquainted with Epsom Downs. From British-based RaceNewsOnline.com: EPSOM, ENGLAND (Saturday, May 27, 2017) – Ante-post favourite Rhododendron heads 16 acceptors for the premier fillies’ Classic, the Group 1 Investec Oaks at Epsom Downs on the first day of the Investec Derby Festival, Investec

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Trainer Kenny McPeek and owner Nancy Polk must be hoping that Kentucky Oaks runner-up Daddys Lil Darling is getting any rough start out of the way before she actually races in the June 2 Investec Oaks at historic Epsom Downs Racecourse. Daddys Lil Darling will be the first Kentucky Oaks

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By Gary West, for TurfTalk360.com In 1962, a former bookmaker from Cleveland caused a brouhaha when he traveled to Paris with a diminutive racehorse and, somewhat shockingly, the boldly stated goal of winning the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe. Asked why they were there, Jack Price said he just figured

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From Churchill Downs media department:  LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Saturday, May 20, 2017) – Some In Time Inc.’s Brazilian-bred Some in Tieme (Brz) muscled his way into the clear in mid-stretch and ran down pacesetter Reporting Star by three lengths to win Saturday’s 80thrunning of the $100,000 Louisville Handicap (Grade III) at

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Trainer Kenny McPeek elaborates to Racing Post on possibly running Kentucky Oaks runner-up Daddys Lil Darling in the English Oaks. Daddys Lil Darling is by the deceased Ashford Stud stallion Scat Daddy and out of owner-breeder Normandy Farm’s mare Miss Hot Salsa, making her a full sister to TwinSpires Breeders’

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