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Jockey Kent Desormeaux fails Breathalyzer test

BALTIMORE - Hall of Fame jockey Kent Desormeaux won't ride in today's Preakness after failing a Breathalyzer test in New York.Desormeaux, a two-time Preakness winner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-05-18/jockey-kent-desormea
Trainer Art Sherman impressed with how California Chrome looks after time apart

...since Affirmed, the most recent being Big Brown in 2008. He won the first two legs, and then was eased by jockey Kent Desormeaux in the Belmont.I'll Have Another won the first two legs in 2012, but was scratched on Belmont eve with a tendon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-06-03/trainer-art-sherman-impressed-how
Jockey error can prove costly in Triple Crown bid

...all chance trying to navigate through the traffic on the bend.More recently, a premature move proved costly when Kent Desormeaux aboard Real Quiet left the '98 Belmont field far behind at the top of the stretch. But to do so at that point in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-06/jockey-error-can-prove-costl
Triple Crown finale has its appeal

...Silver Charm and had his Triple Crown spoiled by Touch Gold. A year later, he spoiled Real Quiet's Triple bid when Kent Desormeaux moved too early and Stevens' Victory Gallop won by a nose."''Belmont Park is like the ocean," said the recently...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-06-07/triple-crown-finale-has-its-appea
Istan cruises to record win

...Handicap, winning by a record 8 lengths Saturday at Churchill Downs. The 5-year-old son of Gone West, ridden by Kent Desormeaux, covered the mile in 1:34.08 and paid $6.80, $3.40, $2.80. Sun King, ridden by Julien Leparoux...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/04/oth_150536.shtml
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Breeders' Cup roundup: Unrivaled Belle takes finale

...favored Blind Luck to win the $2 million Ladies' Classic in the opening day finale of the Breeders' Cup.Ridden by Kent Desormeaux, Unrivaled Belle ran 1 1-8 miles in 1:50.04 under the lights Friday night at Churchill Downs.Blind Luck finished...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2010-11-05/breeders-cup-roundup-unrivaled-be
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Big Brown wins another big race

...row with a dominating run in the $1 million Florida Derby at Gulfstream Park on Saturday. Big Brown, ridden by Kent Desormeaux and trained by Rick Dutrow, left from the unfavorable No. 12 post position, but got off to a quick start and led...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/03/30/oth_192859.shtml
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Banrock wins Belmont's Kingston Stakes

...500 Kingston Stakes at Belmont Park. In his first start since November, Banrock got a ground-saving ride from Kent Desormeaux. Banrock hugged the hedge behind the pacesetting Mission Approved, springing free in the stretch to earn a repeat...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/05/11/oth_523520.shtml
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Dullahan wins Bluegrass Stakes

...at Keeneland.Dullahan went off at 3-1 odds, running the 1 1/8th mile on the Polytrack in 1.47.94 under Kent Desormeaux to beat the near white colt that was the center of attention before the race when his tail was partially dyed blue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-04-14/dullahan-wins-bluegr
Lack of experience was cause for Belmont loss

...already wondering what happened to Big Brown? Replays reveal Big Brown broke sharply and was taken in hand by jockey Kent Desormeaux, allowing Da' Tara - the expected pacesetter - to cross over and gain the rail. Desormeaux, sought to ease Big...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/06/09/oth_461524.shtml
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