11/17/2003 12:00AM



Imperial Dancer came from last to first to take the Group 1, $341,000 Premio Roma at the Capannelle on Sunday by three lengths from local favorite Altieri. Ridden by Ted Durcan for trainer Mick Channon, Imperial Dancer, a British-bred son of Primo Dominie, covered 1 1/4 miles on very soft turf in 2:01.60. . . . Canterbury Park Holding Corp., owners of a racetrack and card club in Shakopee, Minn., reported earned net income of $575,547 on revenues of $14,981,550 for the three months ended Sept. 30, 2003. The figures are increases of 145 percent in net income and 24 percent in revenue from the same quarter in 2002. . . . Thoroughbred Charities, which donates money for equine rescue, retirement, and research, will hold its annual dinner and auction of stallion seasons, art, and memorabilia on Dec. 6 at Candyland Farm in Middletown, Md. Laura Hillenbrand, author of "Seabiscuit," and writer Bill Nack will be honored at the dinner, for which tickets are $150 and can be purchased by calling (302) 376-6289.