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Shanghai Bobby tops field in AP's Top 10

...the Kentucky Derby, and the trainers who show up just about every year are back again. Todd Pletcher, Bob Baffert, Nick Zito and even four-time Derby winner D. Wayne Lukas have a whole bunch of promising 3-year-olds with a chance to run for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-02-11/shanghai-bobby-tops-
Vyjack looks strong on road to Kentucky Derby

...and Dynamic Sky, the 1-2 finishers in the Sam F. Davis Stakes on Feb. 2, and Eton Blue, trained by Hall of Famer Nick Zito.Here's our Top 10:1. Shanghai Bobby (Todd Pletcher, Rosie Napravnik): Worked 5 furlongs in 1:00.90 Sunday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-03-04/vyjack-looks-strong-road-kentucky
Aiken-trained Alpha favored in Travers Stakes

...the light bulb has gone on and he has put everything together."Also trying to put it all together is Hall of Famer Nick Zito. The two-time Derby winning trainer who sat out the Triple Crown races this year is going for his second Travers win...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-08-24/aiken-trained-alpha-
World's richest race has wide-open field

...Cape Blanco, which won both the Irish Derby and Irish Champion Stakes last year.Fly Down, trained by Hall of Famer Nick Zito, comes in with a pair of runner-up finishes last year in the Belmont Stakes and the Travers.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-03-25/worlds-richest-race-
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Favorite still anyone's guess

...feature, possibly a legitimate excuse for his failure to finish strongly.With no more preps to run, it appears the Nick Zito-trained Dialed In will inherit the favorite's role for this Derby. Another of Zito's dead closers like last year's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-05-02/favorite-still-anyon
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Plum Pretty takes Kentucky Oaks

...Kingdom , winner of the Spiral Stakes at Turfway Park.ZITO'S GOLD STRIKE: It was 20 years ago that Hall of Fame trainer Nick Zito won his first Kentucky Derby with Strike the Gold. Zito, who sends out morning-line Dialed In today, also won in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-05-06/plum-pretty-takes-ke
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Race wide open minus Uncle Mo

...already less-than-dazzling field to 19 horses, with Dialed In as the 4-1 favorite for two time-winning trainer Nick Zito.Already lost in one of the flukiest Triple Crown seasons in memory were Premier Pegasus, The Factor, Jaycito, To...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-05-06/race-wide-open-minus
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Animal Kingdom tries to continue Triple Crown bid

...the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont to become horse racing's 11th Triple Crown winner.Hall of Fame trainer Nick Zito, who will saddle Dialed In, isn't ready to anoint Animal Kingdom just yet."I'll become a fan of Animal Kingdom...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-05-20/animal-kingdom-tries
Derby winner falls just short

...With a win at the Preakness, Dialed In would have secured a $6.1 million payday -- including $500,000 for trainer Nick Zito .Dialed In is known for his ability to close, and he did just that Saturday. But, after falling into 14th place at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-05-21/derby-winner-falls-j
Day is tough for Zito, Ice Box

NEW YORK --- Nick Zito is a long shot kind of trainer, it seems. At least in the Belmont Stakes.The Hall of Famer who won the 2004 Belmont with Birdstone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2010-06-06/day-tough-zito-ice-b