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                 === Parade of champions at Churchill Downs ===
 
 Louisville,  KY (Sports  Network) - A parade of Breeders' Cup winners based at
 Churchill  Downs will  be held  on  Sunday at  the  track. Five  of the  seven
 Breeders'  Cup champions  with  Churchill Downs  connections  will be  paraded
 between races Sunday.
 
 "Sunday  will be  a unique  opportunity  for our  loyal fans  to salute  their
 hometown  heroes,"  said Kevin  Flanery,  president  of Churchill  Downs.  "We
 couldn't  be more  proud of  our  Kentucky champions,  and their  achievements
 authenticate  the quality  of racing at Churchill Downs and the Commonwealth's
 signature  horse  racing and breeding industry.  We owe a tremendous amount of
 gratitude  to  their owners and trainers  for their cooperation in making this
 one-of-a-kind  event come together. Our 'Parade of Breeders' Cup Champions' is
 sure  to be a  marvelous event and will make lasting memories for their legion
 of fans."
 
 Champions  taking part in the ceremony are Mile winner Wise Dan, Classic champ
 Fort  Larned, Filly  & Mare Sprint winner Groupie Doll, Turf champ Little Mike
 and  Dirt  Mile winner Tapizar.  The group will  be paraded at Churchill Downs
 with horses running in Sunday's eighth race which has a scheduled post-time of
 4:06 p.m. (ET).
 
 The two champions unable to participate are Ladies' Classic winner Royal Delta
 who  is stabled  with Hall of Fame  trainer Bill Mott in New York and Juvenile
 Sprint  winner Hightail,  who is being prepared for the $1 million Delta Downs
 Jackpot on Nov. 17.
 
 
 
 11/08 11:20:16 ET


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