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Condo Commando romps in Spinaway
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Condo Commando romps in Spinaway

Monday, Sept. 1, 2014
Perhaps an anticlimax was for the best.
In Tom Durkin’s last call after 43 years as a track announcer, Condo Commando sucked all the drama out of the Grade I Spinaway by romping in the slop by 13 1⁄4 lengths over By the Moon at Saratoga Race Course on Sunday.
 
Saratoga track exhibit teaches horse sense
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Saratoga track exhibit teaches horse sense

Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014
Spending time with horses is exactly what Saratoga Race Course’s Horse Sense exhibit lets you do.
 
Horse deaths have officials concerned
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Horse deaths have officials concerned

Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014
A rash of equine fatalities on Saratoga Race Course grounds over a recent five-day period has prompted state racing officials to look closer at the deaths and consider some new safety steps to go with measures already being developed.
 
At the ’09 Woodward, Rachel certainly was Alexandra the Great
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At the ’09 Woodward, Rachel certainly was Alexandra the Great

Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014
The crowd noise at Saratoga Race Course built as it normally did, but it sounded different that first September Saturday afternoon five years ago.
 
Startup Nation keeps Brown on a roll
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Startup Nation keeps Brown on a roll

Friday, Aug. 29, 2014
Chalk up another 2-year-old turf stakes win for Mechanicville’s Chad Brown.
 

Stanco isn't ready to retire filly

Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014
Princess of Sylmar, a disappointing fifth in the Grade I Personal Ensign at Saratoga Race Course last Friday, will not be retired, owner Ed Stanco said on Tuesday, and will point to the Sept. 27 Beldame at Belmont Park.
 
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Report confirms NYRA mishandled bettor payouts

Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014
The then-leadership of the New York Racing Association missed numerous opportunities to realize too much money was being withheld from some wagers in 2010-2011, according to a the state inspector general.
 
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Saratoga: Alvarado records milestone victory

Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014
Jockey Junior Alvarado earned his 1,000th career victory in North America, winning the fourth race at Saratoga Race Course on Monday aboard Skerkis.
 
So Lonesome 'turns corner' in Albany
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So Lonesome 'turns corner' in Albany

Monday, Aug. 25, 2014
So Lonesome had seven horses trying to make his acquaintance, if only he would have looked behind him.
 
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Saratoga notes: Palace Malice out of Woodward

Monday, Aug. 25, 2014
Palace Malice will not run in the Grade I Woodward on Saturday.
 
 

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