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OUR EPIPHANY TAKES OFF-TURF HILLTOP STAKES

PTK’s Our Epiphany won the $100,000 Black Type Hilltop Stakes at Pimlico Racecourse on May 16.  Trained by Dane Kobiskie and ridden by Grant Whitacre, the 3-year-old Pennsylvania Bred filly, by Great Notion, sprinted clear around the first turn and led every step of the way.

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New PA stallion offers courtesy seaons for your uncommitted 2014 mares

This is the deal of the century!  PA welcomes Wildcat Brief at this very late date, so if you have mares not booked or bred yet, you might want to consider this fine G3 placed stakes winning runner from the Forest Wildcat/Storm Cat line.     He is FREE to mares this 2014 season ONLY because of the late timing. New owner as …

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Champion Divine Fortune Takes Iroquois ‘Chase

By Blood-Horse Staff Divine Fortune, the Eclipse Award-winning champion steeplechase horse of 2013, started a successful defense of his title May 10, winning the Calvin Houghland Iroquois Stakes (NSA-I) at Percy Warner Park in Nashville, Tenn. The 11-year-old Royal Anthem gelding went to the front in the 73rd running of the event at the drop of the starter’s flag and …

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OFFICER ALEX RALLIES TO WIN LYMAN HANDICAP Where’s Rosie B Guts Out Win in Foxy J G

In his first two seasons as a racehorse, Choctaw Racing Stable & Winning Horse Stable’s Officer Alex had already shown his liking for the surface at Parx Racing, winning twice and running second in three career starts over the track.  Coming from off the pace, he again showed his affinity for the local track as he rallied from last in …

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Wise Dan Prevails in Close Woodford Reserve

By Frank Angst,   Photo: Skip Dickstein In one of the more dramatic victories of his career, Wise Dan held off a late surge from Juddmonte Farms homebred Seek Again to post a narrow victory in the $559,100 Woodford Reserve Turf Classic Stakes (gr. IT)  May 3 at Churchill Downs (VIDEO). In prevailing by a head in the Woodford Reserve, Morton …

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