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May 4, 2001 | GRAHAME L. JONES, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Traditionally, the road to the Kentucky Derby winner's circle passes through Kentucky, California, Florida or New York, sites of the Blue Grass Stakes, Santa Anita Derby, Florida Derby and Wood Memorial, respectively. Simon Crisford and Saeed bin Suroor are trying to reroute it through Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. Crisford is the racing manager for Godolphin Racing Inc., Suroor the stable's main trainer.
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May 4, 2001 | GRAHAME L. JONES, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Traditionally, the road to the Kentucky Derby winner's circle passes through Kentucky, California, Florida or New York, sites of the Blue Grass Stakes, Santa Anita Derby, Florida Derby and Wood Memorial, respectively. Simon Crisford and Saeed bin Suroor are trying to reroute it through Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. Crisford is the racing manager for Godolphin Racing Inc., Suroor the stable's main trainer.
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September 10, 2006 | From the Associated Press
Dubai World Cup winner Electrocutionist died of an apparent heart attack Saturday, several days after an abnormality was detected in the 5-year-old horse's heart. Electrocutionist, considered a top contender for this year's Breeders' Cup Classic or Distaff, was owned by Dubai-based Godolphin Racing Inc. "He appeared to be responding well to treatment, but during the night he suffered what seems to have been a fatal heart attack," Godolphin racing manager Simon Crisford said. "It is terribly sad.
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August 14, 2006 | BOB MIESZERSKI
In what will be his second start for trainer Julio Canani, Sunshine Alpine will return to what looks to be his preferred game. The 3-year-old Gold Case will go short on the main track for the first time since he finished second in the Fred Capossela on Feb. 18 at Aqueduct. In his two other sprints, the Maryland-bred was a winner when in the barn of trainer Gary Contessa.
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November 4, 1998 | BOB MIESZERSKI
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November 26, 2005 | Bob Mieszerski, Times Staff Writer
Magna Graduate, a 4-1 shot, capped a record-setting day for trainer Todd Pletcher with a nose victory Friday over Suave in the $500,000 Clark Handicap at Churchill Downs. It was the third consecutive win for the 3-year-old Honor Grades colt, who was second in his first two starts after being transferred to Pletcher.
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October 26, 2005 | BOB MIESZERSKI
Ruler's Court, best known for his 14-length victory in the 2003 Norfolk Stakes at Santa Anita, will make only his fourth start since then in today's eighth race at Belmont Park. Owned by Godolphin Stable and trained by Saeed bin Suroor, the 4-year-old Doneraile Court colt has had physical issues.
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September 5, 2002 | BOB MIESZERSKI
One of the perils of future betting was made apparent again earlier this week. Street Cry, the favorite for the Breeders' Cup Classic which will be run Oct. 26 at Arlington Park near Chicago, was retired because of a problem in his right front ankle, so all of those who bet on him in recent months are out of luck. Street Cry, the 4-year-old son of Machiavellian who is owned by Sheikh Mohammed al Maktoum's Godolphin Racing, was scheduled to make his next start in the Jockey Club Gold Cup on Sept.
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October 1, 2006 | BOB MIESZERSKI
Star Parade and Healthy Addiction, who have combined to win eight of 16 starts on the main track at Santa Anita, will meet again in the $250,000 Lady's Secret Breeders' Cup Handicap today. A Grade I at 1 1/16 miles, the Lady's Secret drew only three other fillies and mares -- Neuilly, Downthedustyroad and Hollywood Story -- for its 14th running.
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September 30, 2006 | BOB MIESZERSKI
Some Breeders' Cup Classic pretenders will get together in the $350,000 Kentucky Cup Classic today at Turfway Park in Florence, Ky. Premium Tap, who is running in the Grade II rather than take on Invasor and Bernardini in the Jockey Club Gold Cup next weekend at Belmont Park, will break from the rail in the 1 1/8 -mile race that attracted six other older horses. Trained by John Kimmel, Premium Tap, a 4-year-old Pleasant Tap colt, enters the Kentucky Cup Classic off the biggest win of his career.
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October 29, 2000 | BILL CHRISTINE
Mutafaweq, winner of the Canadian International at Woodbine two weeks ago, came out of the race stiff and has been scratched from next Saturday's $2-million Breeders' Cup Turf at Churchill Downs. Trainer Saeed bin Suroor said it is possible Mutafaweq will run in the Japan Cup in Tokyo on Nov. 26. Godolphin Racing, the stable name for Sheik Mohammed, the crown prince of Dubai, will run Fantastic Light in the Turf. Fantastic Light, also trained by Suroor, made his U.S.
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