2014 Arlington Million

Images from the 2014 Arlington Million

The crowd came out for Arlington Million Day.

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Ready to strut their stuff.

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and to be like Arlington Million legend John Henry

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Trainer Aidan O'Brien brought a strong contingent, including Magician (left), Eye of The Storm (right), and Adelaide (behind). 

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Dressed for Success at Arlington Park: Mr. Duchossois, right, with Jeff and Ken Ramsey.

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Local favorite The Pizza Man took the American St. Leger.

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Tourist was one of the choices in the Secretariat.

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Tourist set the pace, but Adelaide claimed the win despite taking Ryan Moore for a wide ride.

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The American chances were thought to be very good for the Beverly D. with Alterite and

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Somali Lemonade.

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But it was the English filly Euro Charline who took the race, with Ryan Moore aboard and Marco Botti training.

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2013 Arlington Million winner Real Solution was back for another try.

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Owner Ken Ramsey thought his chances were good.

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Others preferred the well-traveled Magician.

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Hardest Core didn't receive much attention before the race.

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Magician had his game face on as they go to the post.

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First time by, Side Glance led the Arlington Million field.

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But at the wire, it was Hardest Core getting the victory over Magician.

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Who could blame Eriluis Vaz for getting a little excited?

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Hardest Core gained a berth in the Breeders' Cup Turf (gr. IT) with his Arlington Million (gr. IT) win. 

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Mike Ditka (left) presents the trophy to Andrew Bentley and his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Greg Bentley.
 

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Posing for pictures

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Trainer Ed Graham was overcome with emotion after his biggest win.

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The joy of victory was clear on Andrew Bentley's face. An Arlington Million to remember.

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