Collected Breezes at Santa Anita for 2018 Pegasus World Cup

pegasus world cup logoSpeedway Stable’s 5-year-old, grade 1 winner Collected was sent out by trainer Bob Baffert for a seven-furlong breeze at Santa Anita Park under Mike Smith Jan. 15 in preparation for the Pegasus World Cup Invitational Stakes (G1).

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Vegas Odds on 2018 Pegasus World Cup

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Table Games Drives Increase in Overall PA Casino Gaming Revenue in 2017

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Horse Handicappers Keep the Races Enjoyable to Watch!

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Successful 2017 Hawthorne Race Meet

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Industry Profile: Jockey Antonio Gallardo

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