12/31/2003 12:00AM

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F. Jack Liebau, Magna Entertainment's director of racing in California, announced Wednesday that Magna's lease of Bay Meadows Racecourse in San Mateo, Calif., has been renewed for one year through Dec. 31, 2004. Magna leases the track from the Bay Meadows Land Co. . . . Saratoga Humor ($20), wearing blinkers for the first time since August and cutting back in distance after five consecutive starts in two-turn races, defeated 15-1 longshot Abundantly Blessed by a length in Tuesday night's $77,300 New Year's Eve Stakes for fillies and mares at Mountaineer Race Track. Born to Dance, the even-money favorite, never seriously threatened and finished third. . . . AmericaTab is offering 5 and 10 percent rebates for wagers on selected tracks on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. The schedule: Friday, Fair Grounds (5 percent); Saturday, Turfway Park (10 percent); Sunday, Tampa Bay Downs (10 percent).