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KEENELAND CANCELS 2020 SPRING MEET

Keeneland Release — Keeneland officials today announced the cancellation of the track’s upcoming Spring Meet, which was scheduled for April 2-24, due to health and safety concerns surrounding the outbreak of COVID-19. The decision was

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A MILLION-DOLLAR PREP FOR A MLLION-DOLLAR PREP

If the “tennis star” gets beat in the Grade 2 Rebel Stakes at 1-1/16 miles, Bob Baffert has his built-in excuse: He drew the rail. Then, there’s the blinkers off excuse, which could go back

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RACING MUST TAKE A BREAK LIKE OTHER SPORTS

This has been a week when I wished I was on a 24-hour news cycle like the cable channels, so I could regularly update things. I’ve started and revised this column several times, only to

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HRI PHOTO GALLERY

Never to be duplicated: Secretariat's Belmont of 1973
Secretariat winning 1973 Kentucky Derby: kentuckytourism.com
Affirmed defeats Alydar in the 1978 Belmont Stakes: Horsephotos
Kelso & Forego at Belmont OCT 15, 1983 photo: Mark Berner

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