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Turfway Adds Hansen Starter Handicap to Spiral Card
With sponsorship from Kendall Hansen, M.D., and Intervention Pain Specialists of Crestview Hills, Ky., Turfway has added the Hansen Starter Handicap to the lineup on Spiral Stakes day. The race is named for Dr. Hansen's eponymous homebred who broke his maiden at Turfway and then blew away the Kentucky Cup Juvenile (photo) before winning the Breeders' Cup Juvenile and Eclipse Award honors. Read more.
Dillard's Sponsors VIP Tent at the Horseshoe Casino Cincinnati Spiral Stakes
The Horseshoe Casino Cincinnati Spiral Stakes at Turfway Park took a fashion step forward this week with the announcement that Dillard’s, Inc., has signed on to sponsor the race’s VIP Tent, the premier venue for fans attending the Kentucky Derby qualifier. Read more.
Horseshoe Casino Cincinnati Spiral Stakes Draws 137 Nominations
Catalano Trainees Go One-Two in Battaglia
With Florent Geroux aboard, Solitary Ranger (2) went gate to wire in the John Battaglia Memorial Stakes, final local prep for the Horseshoe Casino Cincinnati Spiral Stakes. Behind him came stablemate Poker Player (1), who was more than 18 lengths back at the half and still more than 11 lengths back at the top of the stretch. Both are trained by Wayne Catalano. Read more.
The 43rd running of the Horseshoe Casino Cincinnati Spiral Stakes drew 137 nominations. On the line in the race are 85 points toward Kentucky Derby qualification and a $550,000 purse. The Spiral Stakes runs March 22. Read more.
Tickets for Horseshoe Casino Cincinnati Spiral Stakes Now Available
With Horseshoe Casino Cincinnati again providing title sponsorship, plans for the Spiral Stakes on March 22 are well underway and tickets are now on sale. Options are available for every budget, from the luxurious VIP Tent to general admission.
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