01/13/2017 2:46PM

El Areeb has plenty of gas left in tank for Withers

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OZONE PARK, N.Y. – El Areeb, the dominant winner of the Grade 3 Jerome Stakes here on Jan. 2, was credited with a half-mile move in 50 seconds Friday at Laurel as he continues training toward the Grade 3, $250,000 Withers Stakes at Aqueduct on Feb. 4.