Del Mar jockey race

I am surprised. I was fairly certain that Martin Garcia would win the Del Mar riding title, but it looks like the talented Victor Espinoza is going to prove me wrong by backing up his Hollywood Park title with one at Del Mar as well. Espinoza won one race today at Del Mar, meaning he holds a 48-35 edge over his younger counterpart as the meet heads into its final days. Garcia was injured Monday and is out for the remainder of the meeting.
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Amazing seventh race on Sunday

If you haven’t already seen Sunday’s seventh race at Del Mar, when Phar to Win almost got carried up into the clubhouse terrace restaurant on the first turn, you need to check it out on TVG replays or, better yet, calracing.com, where you don’t have to pay a fee to watch something that should be free.
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Breeders’ Cup Classic

Right now, you’d have to put Bernardini on top of the Breeders’ Cup Classic hopefuls list the way he easily won Saturday’s Travers Stakes at Saratoga. I thought Bluegrass Cat had a shot to beat him heading into the race, but Bernardini made short work of the Cat and all others once the field hit the top of the stretch.
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