The Week in Photos for 6/17/2014

Churchill Downs, Arlington, Woodbine, Santa Anita, Monmouth, Arapahoe Park & More

Moonshine Mullin, headed at the top of the stretch, responded to the challenge of Departing to spurt clear late and register a 10-1 upset in the $552,500 Grade I Stephen Foster Handicap at Churchill Downs.

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Photo: Anne M. Eberhardt

Brereton Jones' homebred Albano swiftly moved to challenge the front-runners around the turn and romped away to a 6 1/2-length victory in the $150,000 Grade III Pegasus Stakes at Monmouth Park.

Photo: Bill Denver/EQUI-PHOTO

First turn of the $500,000 Woodbine Oaks for 3 year old Canadian bred fillies at Woodbine Racecourse in Toronto, Ontario.

Photo: Michael Burns

Jockey Patrick Husbands guides Lexie Lou to victory in the $500,000 Woodbine Oaks.

Photo: Michael Burns

Irish-bred Obviously and jockey Joe Talamo (right) overpower the rest of the field in the Grade I $400,000 Shoemaker Mile at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California.

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Gamay Noir, plucked from the claiming ranks earlier this year, struck for a last-to-first triumph in $150,000 Grade III Obeah Stakes at Delaware Park, earning her second graded stakes win.

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Silent Appeal #4 with Eddie Castro riding captures the Dan Horn Handicap at Monmouth Park in Oceanport, New Jersey.

Photo: Bill Denver/EQUI-PHOTO

Jim Miller's Aurelia's Belle earned the second graded-stakes win of her career in her turf debut when she was placed first after a disqualification in the $111,900 Grade III Regret Stakes for 3-year-old fillies at Churchill Downs.

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Photo: Anne M. Eberhardt

Fire Trick's sizzling victory in the Isaac Murphy Handicap at Arlington Park in Illinois.

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Angelica Zapata zaps the rest of the field to win the Nancy's Glitter Handicap at Calder Race Course in Miami Gardens, Florida.

Photo: Coady Photography

Jockey Javier Castellano guides We Miss Artie to victory in the $150,000 Plate Trial Stakes at Woodbine Racecourse.

Photo: Michael Burns

Tapiture bounced back from his 15th-place finish in the Kentucky Derby in May with flair, scoring a convincing victory in the $109,400 Grade III Matt Winn Stakes at Churchill Downs.

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Photo: Anne M. Eberhardt

Ice For The Lady takes the Northbound Pride Oaks at Canterbury Park in Shakopee, Minnesota.

Photo: Coady Photography

Front-running Iotapa, bouncing back from disappointing effort at Churchill Downs, left the favorites behind with a 10 1/4-length romp in the $300,000 Grade I Vanity Stakes at Santa Anita Park.

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Sharp Sensation brings home the victory in the 8th Running of the Karl Boyes Memorial at Presque Isle Downs in Erie, Pennsylvania.

Photo: Coady Photography

Bill Cubbedge's Molly Morgan shot through an opening along the rail on the final turn and drew away to an easy upset victory in the $216,200 Grade II Fleur de Lis Handicap at Churchill Downs.

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Photo: Anne M. Eberhardt

Moonshine Bay with Jockey Russell Baze up shines in the Albany Stakes at Golden Gate Fields in California.

Photo: Shane Micheli/ Vassar Photography

Saintly Joan #6 and Angel Serpa are a heavenly match in the $60,000 Little Silver Stakes at Monmouth Park in Oceanport, New Jersey.

Photo: Bill Denver/EQUI-PHOTO

Get Happy Mister and Jockey Michael G. Ziegler rocking the Horse Shoe Moustache win the Aspen Stakes at Arapahoe Park in Colorado.

Photo: Coady Photography

Jockey Michael G. Ziegler's lucky mustache returns for another victory in the Molly Brown Stakes aboard Lady Jila at Arapahoe Park.

Photo: Coady Photography

Ghost Is Clear is victorious in the Dark Star Cup at Canterbury Park.

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Molly's Honour wins the Lane's End Stallion Scholarship Stakes at Lone Star Park in Texas.

Photo: Dustin Orona Photography

Sagebrush Queen and jockey Edwin Maldonado roll to victory in the $75,000 Desert Stormer Stakes at Santa Anita Park.

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