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  • The Great War is off the Derby trail following poor finish in the BattagliaPosted 4 days ago
  •  Royal Son scores in the John Battaglia Memorial.Posted 4 days ago
  • Stellar Wind an impressive winner of the Santa Ysabel. Posted 4 days ago
  • Far Right shoots up the rail again to score in the Southwest Stakes. Posted 10 days ago
  • Khozan demolishes a Gulfstream Park allowance field to remain perfect in two starts. Posted 11 days ago
  • No beating North Slope as he returns to dirt a winner in the Evening Attire. Posted 11 days ago
  •  International Star scrapes the paint to win the Risen Star.Posted 11 days ago
  • I'm A Chatterbox speaks loud and clear in the Rachel Alexandra. Posted 11 days ago
  • Itsaknockout wins the Fountain of Youth on the DQ of Upstart. Posted 11 days ago
  •  Chocolate Ride sneaks away in the Fair Grounds Handicap.Posted 11 days ago
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This Date in History

Nashua, Unbridled, Secretariat, Mack Miller - October 18th

Nashua, ridden by Eddie Arcaro, was paraded at Keeneland in his last appearance at a racetrack. ~1956
 
Unbridled, the 1990 Kentucky Derby and Breeders' Cup Classic winner, was euthanized after developing colic. ~2001
 
MacK Miller swept the top three spots in the Long Island Handicap with his trainees Javamine, Nijana and Fun Forever. ~1976
 
The owners of Secretariat announced that his last race would be the Canadian International Championship Stakes at Woodbine Racecourse. ~1973
 
Jockey Dave Gall became the first rider to win eight races during a single program. He rode 10 consecutive races for the day at Cahokia Downs, finishing second and fifth in his two losing efforts. ~1978

 

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