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Tiznow steals Pegasus' thunder

...invited. Tiznow was the horse of the moment for jockey Chris McCarron in the $4.77 million race Saturday at Churchill...wanted to win the race." "I'm shocked," said Chris McCarron, Riboletta's rider. "I have felt the power under...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/11/05/oth_298948.shtml
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Jockey error can prove costly in Triple Crown bid

...early going despite the trotting horse pace. By the time Hartack set him down, Arts and Letters was away and gone.Chris McCarron, a Hall of Famer like Longden and Hartack, would certainly like to be able to forget the two blind switches into...

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Untapable wins Kentucky Oaks at Churchill Downs

...Angel Valenzuela in 1960. None of the brothers won the race in the year they competed against each other, although Chris McCarron is a two-time winner and Milo Valenzuela won once.The 20-year-old Jose will be aboard Samraat, while Irad...

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1987 Derby winner dies

...He was the 3-year-old male champion in 1987. He was ridden in 17 consecutive starts by Hall of Fame jockey Chris McCarron, and until Cigar came along, was racing's leading money-winner with more than $6.6 million. Alysheba is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/29/oth_516285.shtml
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Hall of Fame jockey Bill Shoemaker dies at age 72

...He was one of the greatest human beings I have ever had the pleasure of knowing in my life," said retired jockey Chris McCarron, now general manager of Santa Anita. "Forget about his ability to communicate with horses, his compassion for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/13/oth_396965.shtml
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Silver Charm fails in Triple Crown bid, losing to Touch Gold

...Gary Stevens, rushed down the stretch followed by his old rival, Free House. But on came Touch Gold, ridden by Chris McCarron, and Silver Charm could not hold him at bay. Touch Gold, beaten a total of 1« lengths in the Preakness, won by...

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Holiday Cup caps day for pair

...honestly had no idea. The other horse opened up quite a bit on us," said McCarron, the nephew of well-known jockey Chris McCarron. "David (Bentley, the jockey aboard Frecuente) and I decided to go after him together. We just started trying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/26/oth_398533.shtml
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Pair from Kinross Farm break through in Aiken

...honestly had no idea. The other horse opened up quite a bit on us," said McCarron, the nephew of well-known jockey Chris McCarron. "David (Bentley, the jockey aboard Frecuente) and I decided to go after him together. We just started trying...

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Colt takes unusual route to Kentucky Derby

...release this summer. They acquired a 10 percent stake in the colt at the suggestion of retired Hall of Fame jockey Chris McCarron, who worked as a consultant on the film. Atswhatimtalknbout bobbled at the start of the Santa Anita Derby and ran...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/30/oth_371248.shtml
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Despite the criticism, Came Home keeps on winning

...Toffan said Monday after watching his colt work five furlongs at Churchill Downs in a sharp 1:00.60 under jockey Chris McCarron. "First he couldn't run seven furlongs. Then he couldn't run a mile, then he couldn't run a mile and an...

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