12/09/2005 12:00AM

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Indy Groove, winner of the Sept. 3 Arlington Matron Handicap, has been disqualified from the victory and his trainer, Thomas Proctor, fined $1,000 because a postrace drug test revealed the presence of naproxen, a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory prohibited on race day in Illinois. With the disqualification, runner-up Quick Temper will be awarded first place in the Grade 3 Matron. . . . Trainer Bruce M. Kravets won his 3,000th race Thursday when Skip the Wedding ($25) won the sixth race at Penn National.