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Officials of Lone Star Park gave a presentation Thursday in Lexington, Ky., to Breeders' Cup officials on the track's desire to play host to the World Thoroughbred Championships for the first time, as early as 2004, officials said. "It was a very thorough and comprehensive presentation that touched on all areas of concern," said D.G. Van Clief, president of Breeders' Cup. "I think we were all impressed."