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The 22nd annual Thorough-bred Owners and Breeders Association annual awards dinner, presented by Youbet.com, will take place on Sept. 8 at Hill 'n' Dale Farms in Lexington, Ky., and will feature singer Aretha Franklin. The dinner, whose sponsors include Daily Racing Form, will honor a national breeder of the year, small breeder, owner, and new owner.