Zenyatta, winner of 19 straight races in 20-run career, enters hall of fame

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SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y.--Trainer John Shirreffs took a year and a half to meticulously prepare the filly Zenyatta for a debut late in her 3-year-old season in 2007. She proved to be worth the wait.

Zenyatta went on to a historic career that was celebrated with her induction into the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame Friday.

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Surprise addition of Exaggerator sets up Derby, Preakness winners for rematch in Haskell

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In an unexpected twist to an already jam-packed slate of weekend racing, Preakness Stakes winner Exaggerator is now expected to join Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist and graded stakes winner Gun Runner in the starting gate for Sunday's Grade I Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park.

The addition of Exaggerator to the Haskell lineup means the Jersey...Read more