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GAMINE, A WIN MACHINE

Edited Press Release — Heavily-favored Gamine added to her glowing resume with a 10-length romp in the $200,000, Grade 2 Great Lady M Stakes Monday

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GETTING BELMONT READY

By Joe Longo, NYRA — May 25, 2021 — Belmont Stakes Day is the highest handling day on the New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA)

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HERE’S WHAT’S UP AT SA

Edited Santa Anita Release — Memorial Day weekend at Santa Anita could remind Richard Mandella of a Breeders’ Cup in miniature.            The Hall of Fame

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NO BOURBON AT BELMONT

Edited NYRA Press Release –- While Grade 1 Preakness Stakes runner-up Midnight Bourbon will likely take his show on the road, red-hot Silver State could give Winchell Thoroughbreds some noteworthy

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OAKS JOCKEYS’ QUOTES

Edited Churchill Downs Release: JOHN VELAZQUEZ, jockey of Malathaat (First) – “She didn’t get away the best, but I got a spot with her. She was running

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CODE OF HONOR TO CLARK

Edited Churchill Press Release –W.S. Farish’s multiple Grade I winner Code of Honor will take on 13 rivals including graded stakes winners By My Standards, Mr Freeze and Owendale in Friday’s 146th renewal of the $500,000 Clark

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TAKE VALUE IN McKAY

Anyone who watched Yaupon (4-5) win Saratoga’s G2 Amsterdam knows he deserves to be the odds-on favorite for Thursday’s G2 Jim McKay and even with

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BAFFERTS, ASMUSSENS SET

 By Pimlico Press Staff  – Kentucky Derby (G1) winner Authentic will headline a field of 11 3-year-olds entered Monday in the 145th Preakness Stakes (G1), which will bring

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A MIGHTY OAKS MATCHUP

By Churchill Press Staff — Robert Lund Petersen’s brilliant two-time Grade I winner Gamine and Peter Callahan’s Swiss Skydiver, winner of the Alabama (GI) in

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WHITNEY: TOM’S d’ETAT 6-5

By NYRA Press Staff — SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — A field comprised of five millionaires will make up a talented group of older horses assembled for

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