06/06/2011 4:55PM

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Emirates Airline has renewed an agreement with the Breeders' Cup to sponsor two of the organization's year-end races, the Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Turf and the Breeders' Cup Turf, according to the organization. Emirates has been a sponsor of the Breeders' Cup since 2005, and as part of the agreement, the company will also sponsor races at Gulfstream Park, Belmont Park, Woodbine Racetrack, Lone Star Park, Del Mar, and Emerald Downs. . . . Tickets for the 2011 Breeders' Cup at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., on Nov. 4-5 went on sale on Monday. Tickets can be purchased at the Breeders' Cup's website, www.breederscup.com, or through a toll-free number, 877-TIX-4CUP (877-849-4287). . . . Henry Dominguez won his 1,000th Thoroughbred race as a trainer Sunday at Ruidoso Downs in New Mexico, when Chaco Latte ($4.60) cruised to a two-length win in a $7,500 claiming sprint. Dominguez, who also owns the horse, has had 4,747 Thoroughbred starters since 1991, and they have earned $17,939,452.