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YESTERDAY November 20, 2017
While Corey Lanerie appears well on his way to his 15th riding title from the last 17 Churchill meets, the race for top trainer is much closer as the meet enters its final five-day stretch Wednesday.
Penn National will usher in the Thanksgiving holiday Wednesday evening with the premier race of its fall season, the $200,000 Fabulous Strike, a six-furlong stakes for 3-year-olds and up.
Diversify looks like the lone speed in a field of nine entered in the Grade 1, $500,000 Clark, which will be run Friday for the 143rd time. With Irad Ortiz Jr. in from New York to ride, Diversify will break from the outside post in the 1 1/8-mile race.
Brewster Smith's analysis of the Tuesday 11/21 card at Yonkers Raceway.
The $100,000 Swatara Stakes, which leads into the $200,000 Fabulous Strike at Penn National on Wednesday evening, will match eight grizzled veterans and is not an easy nut to crack.
The 20th year of Churchill Downs offering parimutuel futures on the Kentucky Derby starts Thursday when the first of four pools toward the 2018 Derby opens at noon Eastern.
Kelly Breen will be at Churchill Downs on Thursday strictly on business as the trainer of Money'soncharlotte, the 120-pound co-highweight in the annual Thanksgiving Day feature, the Grade 2 Falls City Handicap at 1 1/8 miles.
The 2-year-old filly Dixie Moon finished sixth in the Grade 1 Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf at Del Mar on Nov. 3, and has resumed light training at her Woodbine base.
Wonder Gadot made her first start on dirt in the Grade 1 Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies at Del Mar on Nov. 4, and will run back in the Grade 2, $250,000 Demoiselle Stakes at Aqueduct on Dec. 2, trainer Mark Casse said. The Demoiselle is 1 1/8 miles on ...
Caren, the 2016 Canadian Horse of the Year, has been retired from racing and will be bred to Curlin next spring, trainer Michael De Paulo said.