By Allan Carter, Mike Kane
Sincethe inaugural assembly used to be held in August 1863, Saratoga Springs has been thescene of memorable races, frequently that includes legends of the game. even though someof the epic moments are nonetheless time-honored at the present time, akin to Upset’s defeat of guy o’War within the 1919 Sanford Memorial, the various triumphs and defeats that wereonce recognized were forgotten. Few take into accout the filly l. a., whothrived at Saratoga, successful 16 stakes races, or the explanations why the trackwas closed thrice for a complete of six years.Authors Allan Carter and Mike Kane have a look again at those and otherimportant yet missed tales and current facts from the pre-NYRA years and a rundown of the best fields assembledat America’s oldest tune.
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150 Years of Racing in Saratoga: Little-Known Stories and Facts from America's Most Historic Racing City by Allan Carter, Mike Kane