04/20/2006 11:00PM

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Jockey Dennis Carr rode the 2,000th winner of his career when he guided Joan Elle to a three-quarter-length victory in the fifth race at Golden Gate Fields on Thursday. . . . Finger Lakes, which had already canceled Monday's card, has also cut Sunday, May 7, from its schedule. The track cited a desire to increase field sizes in the immediate future as a reason for the May cancellation.