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Small colt takes OSS Gold

on 09/04/2006 2:00 AM
The small-but-mighty Doonbeg carried off his second Gold final trophy of the season with another exceptional performance at Mohawk Racetrack on Sunday evening. Leaving from Post one the colt and driver Jody Jamieson landed in seventh, 10 lengths behind early pacesetter Windsong Cruiser as he hit the quarter in :26.2. Heading for the :54 half Jamieson sent Doonbeg up the outside behind Stormaway...
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Flo finds George in Simcoe

on 09/04/2006 2:00 AM
Flo Found George started another winning streak with a handy score in the Simcoe Stakes for 3-year-old fillies on Sunday night at Mohawk. The daughter of Dream Away--Cold And Clear strolled away to a clear lead through quarter-mile fractions of :27.3, :56.1 and 1:24. and finished with a :28 final quarter-mile and defeated Even Now in 1:52.4. “I had pretty easy fractions,” driver Jack Moise...
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Md. Sire Stakes now Tue.

on 09/04/2006 2:00 AM
Due to the cancellation of the live racing card on Saturday, Sept. 2, at Rosecroft Raceway, six divisions of Maryland Sire Stakes preliminaries will be added to the matinee program which will raced on Tuesday. Post time for the early, non-betting races will be at 3:45 p.m. (EDT), and eight races will be contested before the betting portion of the card begins at 5:35 p.m. Both 2- and 3-year-old...
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Total Truth wins Cane

on 09/04/2006 2:00 AM
Total Truth won the $300,000 Cane Pace at Freehold Raceway Monday afternoon, holding off the first-over bid of Took Hanover in 1:51.3. Dave Panlone got up for third. Total Truth, driven by Ron Pierce, took command of the race at the start and was never headed through fractions of :26.4, :55.4 and 1:23.2. John Campbell was flushed first-over move with Took Hanover with about five-eighths of a mi...
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ISS finals at Indy Downs

on 09/03/2006 2:00 AM
Six Indiana Sires Stakes finals were featured at Indiana Downs Saturday evening, Sept. 2. Sophomore trotter GG’s Joe not only won the $84,300 final for colts and geldings, he also picked up a $25,000 bonus for capturing all three legs of the Hoosier Home Run, Indiana’s equivalent of the Triple Crown. GG’s Joe proved his staying power Saturday night with a 1:58.2 mile in the second Indiana...
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WEG suspends two owners

on 09/02/2006 2:00 AM
Woodbine Entertainment Group issued the following release Friday, Sept. 1, regarding the suspension of racing privileges of owners Aubrey Friedman and Brian Nixon: As of Aug. 8, 2006, the Woodbine Entertainment Group (WEG) has suspended the racing privileges of horse owners Aubrey Friedman and Brian Nixon at Woodbine and Mohawk Racetracks. Among the horses the two presently campaign is the open pa...
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Capetown Hall wins KYSS

on 09/02/2006 2:00 AM
Capetown Hall won the Kentucky Sire Stakes final for 3-year-old colt trotters Friday night at The Red Mile for driver David Miller, who earlier on the card reached the 8,000-win milestone for his career. Capetown Hall scored a 1:56.1 victory over Berto Primo and Garlands Dream to notch his first win in eight starts in 2006. A son of Garland Lobell out of the mare Chatty Hanover, Capetown Hall i...
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Shocker in PASS 2FP

on 09/02/2006 2:00 AM
Pantathlon, a maiden in only her third career start, matured in a hurry and blew up the tote board, scoring at 77-1 in a division of a $120,065 Pennsylvania Sires Stake for 2-year-old pacing fillies Friday night at The Meadows. The stake, known as the Meadow Cheer, was contested over five divisions, with Tidewaterdragonfly, Village Mirage, Get A Cab and Western Graduate taking the other splits. Tr...
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David Miller wins 8,000th

on 09/02/2006 2:00 AM
David Miller scored his 8,000th career victory Friday night at The Mile, an evening capped off with his win aboard Capetown Hall in the Kentucky Sire Stakes final. The Buckeye native came into the card with 7,998 career victories and he won the opener on the program with Anbilanunoit to reach 7,999. His milestone win came in the very next race as he scored with trainer Gary Neafus\'s Lady Ann Spur...
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Chocolatier sweeps

on 09/02/2006 2:00 AM
Chocolatier and driver D. R. Ackerman endured a photo finish in the first heat then came back with a convincing victory in the second heat and captured the $530,000 World Trotting Derby at Du Quoin Saturday afternoon with miles in 1:55 and 1:53, respectively. Make You Mine and Mike Lachance finished second and third in the two heats to earn second-place money. Third in the placing system went to E...
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Jereme Jets in :24.2

on 09/02/2006 2:00 AM
Jereme’s Jet turned in one of harness racing most incredible finishes to a mile when he paced the last quarter of the $48,000 Hayes Memorial 3-year-old colt and gelding pace in :24.2, crossing the finish line in a Du Quoin track record of 1:48.1. Stunned by the final time, track officials checked the tapes and verified the time for the last panel. Dave Magee was in the bike as Jereme’s Jet ...
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Maple Leaf Trot field set

on 09/02/2006 2:00 AM
Over a ‘sloppy’ Mohawk Racetrack rated two seconds slow, Elegant Man and Sand Vic reigned supreme Saturday evening in Campbellville during their respective $55,000 eliminations for the prestigious Maple Leaf Trot. In the opening elimination, driver George Brennan had Elegant Man ($13.60, $6.20, $4.80) widest of all through the stretch and the seven-year-old Malabar Man stallion came on to ...
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She\'s A Great Lady shocker

on 09/02/2006 2:00 AM
Appleoosa Hanover, driven by Jody Jamieson, pulled off a major upset in the $754,500 She’s a Great Lady Stakes, Saturday evening at Mohawk Racetrack. Avoiding some wild stretch action, Appleoosa Hanover came from first-over to defeat Luck of Michelle and Isabella Blue Chip for the shocking three-quarters of a length win, at 22-1, in a career best 1:53.3 for her co-owner and trainer Carl Jamie...
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Metro to Yankee Skyscaper

on 09/02/2006 2:00 AM
Shortly after steering Appleoosa Hanover to a shocking 22-1 victory in the $754,500 She’s A Great Lady Stakes, 29-year-old Jody Jamieson came back with an ever bigger score in the $1 million Metro Pace with another outsider, Yankee Skyscaper, at 8-1, Saturday evening at Mohawk Racetrack. On a tremendously windy and wet evening, Yankee Skyscaper collared Honky Tonk Hanover in mid-stretch, then...
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JSC Merit Raise 5-for-5

on 09/01/2006 2:00 AM
Chivas Merit gelding JSC Merit Raise remained undefeated Thursday, Aug. 31 with a nine and one-half length romp in Indiana Sires Stakes competition at Indiana Downs, stopping the clock in 2:01.2. Owned by Jeff and Sharon Bislich, the freshman trotter is now five-for-five for his career. Driver Mark O’Mara and the favorite lined up behind the gate in the eighth post position in the evening’s...
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Sweet Alabama wins trot

on 09/01/2006 2:00 AM
Sweet Alabama swept past an off stride Apecs in mid stretch and cruised to a 1:57 victory in the $48,000 Hayes memorial 2-year-old filly trot Thursday night at the Du Quoin State Fair. Entrymate Sheer Soul was second and Rhonda T, who broke stride at the start, rallied to be third. David Miller was in the bike as Sweet Alabama picked up cover behind Apecs and Andy Miller around the last turn. A...
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Penalties levied in Indiana

on 09/01/2006 2:00 AM
Four horsemen that competed at Hoosier Park this spring have been assessed severe penalties after horses racing under their care tested positive for dexamethasone. Trainer Mark P’Pool received the harshest administrative penalty handed down by the Indiana Horse Racing Commission, calling for a six-year suspension and $30,000 fine. IHRC Executive Director Joe Gorajec issued the preliminary rep...
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First raceoff since 2002

on 09/01/2006 2:00 AM
Cool Muscles came away a winner in her first-ever stakes appearance as the 3-year-old daughter of Muscles Yankee was victorious in the $105,000 World Filly Trotting Derby Friday afternoon at the Du Quoin, Ill. fairgrounds. Cool Muscles defeated Miss Wisconsin by one length in a two-horse raceoff after both were victorious in the first two heats. The stage was set for the two-filly showdown--the...
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Barley hopes for Metro dunk

on 08/31/2006 2:00 AM
He wasn\'t given much respect on the tote board during his $40,000 elimination for the Metro Pace for 2 year olds last weekend at Mohawk, but, from his performance, Charley Barley has thrust himself into the mix for this Saturday\'s $1 million final at the Campbellville oval. Being paired with driver David Miller and starting from post four didn\'t seem to help the Western Hanover colt in the e...
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Harr record for the Millers

on 08/31/2006 2:00 AM
Wildfire Julie set a new track record for 4-year-old trotting mares Wednesday at Harrington Raceway with a 1:57.4 triumph in the $14,000 Junior Open Trot. Driven by David Miller for his wife, Misty, who trains the daughter of Inquirer, Wildfire Julie cleared the lead approaching the three-quarters and pulled away by three lengths. It was her seventh win of the year as her lifetime earnings soar...
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