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Dead heat in Schuylerville spices up hot Saratoga opener

Brazen Persuasion, with jockey Rosie Napravnik, rear, and Bahnah, with jockey Corey Lanerie, front, finish the 95th Running of the Schuylerville Grade III stakes race in a dead heat during opening day of the 150th Anniversary season of the Saratoga Race Track on Friday, July 19, 2013.
Photographer: Patrick Dodson
Brazen Persuasion, with jockey Rosie Napravnik, rear, and Bahnah, with jockey Corey Lanerie, front, finish the 95th Running of the Schuylerville Grade III stakes race in a dead heat during opening day of the 150th Anniversary season of the Saratoga Race Track on Friday, July 19, 2013.
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The 150th anniversary of racing in Sar­atoga began with a reminder of last year’s most exciting moment and a promise of great moments to come in the 39 remaining days of the meet. Like last year’s Travers, the Grade III $150,000 Schuylerville on Friday ended in a dead heat. The six-furlong dirt run for 2-year-old fillies was finished in 1:12:12 by both Brazen Persuasion inside, ridden by Rosie Napravnik and trained by Steve Asmussen, and ...


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