June 16, 1997 in Sports


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Pinfloron, a 12-1 outsider ridden by David Flores, won the $569,000 Shoemaker Breeders’ Cup Mile at Hollywood Park in Inglewood, Calif., by three-quarters of a length over Surachai, a 35-1 longshot.

Dan Kesa scored both goals and rookie Rich Parent made 15 saves as the Detroit Vipers won the International Hockey League’s Turner Cup, beating the Long Beach Ice Dogs 2-0 to take the series 4-2.

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