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English Channel takes his walk down Victory Lane
English Channel takes his walk down Victory Lane after the 2007 Joe Hirsch Turf Classic
© Cindy Pierson Dulay
Winning jockey John Velazquez said, "He's a little difficult to
ride, because he drifts when you pull him. When I got in there, I yelled
at Coa (jockey Eibar Coa aboard Mission Approved) so he wouldn't put me
over the fence. He was fine once he got through. He's just a nice horse."