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More on the Alydar trial
From ESPN: Alton Stone was convicted of two counts of making a false statement to a grand jury about the 1990 death of the famed race horse. If you want more check the excellent book about the rise and fall of Calumet Farm, A Wild Ride by Ann Auerbach.
Owner of Wild Again to buy DeBartolo tracks
From Tulsa World: First steps have been taken toward the purchase of Louisian Downs, Thistledown, and Remington Park.
Lone Start Park turns a profit
From Star Telegram: Nice to hear in these days of tracks closing and heavy losses.
Skippy kicks their butts
From SportsLine: Skip Away made it 7 in a row today as he marches on toward the all time money earning record. Apparently Gentlemen wasn't up to the challenge after the layoff as he fizzled to third.
From detnews.com: Date requests submitted for the racing dates to be awarded Oct. 31 were an interesting lot.
Exclusive to miss the Eclipse
From Sporting Life: The Coronation Stakes winner Exclusive will miss this weekends Eclipse Stakes due to the soft going.
Calumet Trophy offer accepted
From CNNSI: The trustees for the creditors have decided to accept the $2.7 million offer that is a combination of state funds and money raised by the Save the Trophies fund.
Banned vet fires back
From NY Post: Dr. Michael Galvin, banned for seven months for alleged improper activities at the track, is suing NYRA for $20 million for "malicious, wrongful" prosecution. This case gets more bizarre every day! Check below for updates:
Harness Racing News
From USTA: Recaps of the weekends stakes races plus other harness racing news.
Monday Jun 29, 1998
HORSE AGE SEX STARTS 1-2-3 PTS PVS 1. Skip Away (21) 5 horse 5 5-0-0 219 1 2. Silver Charm (1) 4 colt 4 3-1-0 190 2 3. Real Quiet 3 colt 6 2-3-0 149 3 4. Victory Gallop 3 colt 5 3-2-0 115 4 5. Joyeux Danseur 5 horse 4 4-0-0 106 5 6. Gentlemen 6 horse 3 1-1-0 80 7 7. Fiji 4 filly 5 5-0-0 72 6 8. Chief Bearhart 5 horse 2 1-1-0 50 8 9. Maxzene 5 mare 3 3-0-0 41 9 10. Awesome Again 4 colt 2 2-0-0 38 10