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Thursday, September 19, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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Horse Expected To Recoup

By Compiled From Wire Services

Concern should recover from injuries sustained leaving the gate at the start of the Hollywood Gold Cup in Inglewood, Calif., on Sunday.

The 4-year-old thoroughbred loosened a tooth and lightly scraped his body in the starting-gate mishap. The 3-1 second choice finished sixth as Cigar won his ninth consecutive race.

John Velasquez was suspended for 10 days for careless riding during the sixth race at Belmont on Sunday.

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