The Week in Photos for 7/15/2014

Delaware Park, Europe, Parx, Arlington, Gulfstream, Monmouth, Lone Star & More

Hangover Kid, surging along the inside in the final furlong, produced a head-bobbing victory over odds-on Grandeur in the $200,000 Grade II Bowling Green Handicap, the 6-year-old's first graded stakes score at Belmont Park.

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Photo: Adam Coglianese/NYRA

Making her second start of the year, Doinghardtimeagain returned to winning form with a perfect stalking trip for jockey Mike Smith in the $200,000 Grade II Great Lady M. Stakes at Los Alamitos Race Course in California.

Photo: © Benoit Photo

Donegal Racing's Finnegans Wake tallied his first stakes victory in a thriller, getting his head in front of fast-finishing Admiral Kitten at the wire to win the Grade II Arlington Handicap in Illinois.

Photo: Four Footed Fotos

Belle Gallantey, a $35,000 claim just seven months ago, lulled her rivals to sleep on the front end and carried on to upset the $750,000 Grade I Delaware Handicap at Delaware Park. Four-time grade I winner and 1-5 favorite Princess of Sylmar finished second by 2 3/4 lengths.

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Photo: Chad B. Harmon

Slade Power solidified his spot as Europe's top-ranking sprinter this season when scoring a clear win in the Darley July Cup (Eng-I) at Newmarket in England.

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Photo: Trevor Jones

Madame Giry captures the Bob Umphrey Turf Sprint Stakes at Gulfstream Park.

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Photo: Leslie Martin/Coglianese Photo

The Pizza Man delivers again at Arlington Park in the Grade III Stars and Stripes Stakes.

Photo: Four Footed Fotos

West Point Thoroughbreds' Empire Dreams benefited from an outside post and clear trip to take the $161,000 New York Derby at Finger Lakes.

Photo: SV Photography

C Zee is victorious in the Cherokee Run Stakes at Gulfstream Park in Florida.

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Photo: Leslie Martin/Coglianese Photo

Cecil Peacock's Story to Tell and jockey Joe Talamo win the $100,000 W.L. Proctor Memorial Stakes at Los Alamitos Race Course.

Photo: © Benoit Photo

Jockey Eurico Da Silva guides Executive Allure to victory in the $125,000 Passing Mood Stakes at Woodbine over the E.P. Taylor Turf Course.

Photo: Michael Burns

Photographer Naoji Inada caught up with Deep Impact in Japan. The son of Sunday Silence won Japan's Triple Crown.

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Photo: Naoji Inada

Offspring of two-time Japanese Horse of the Year Deep Impact sold for six of the top 10 highest prices at the yearling session of the Japan Racing Horse Association select sale July 14, 2014.

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Photo: Naoji Inada

The irrepressible Ben's Cat came from off the pace with a big rush on the outside to register his third consecutive win in the $200,000 Grade III Parx Dash Handicap on the turf at the Pennsylvania track.

Photo: Barbara Weidl/EQUI-PHOTO

Awesome Flower battles down the stretch to win the Lady Canterbury Stakes at Canterbury Park in Shakopee, Minnesota.

Photo: Coady Photography

Start of the 7th Running of the Leematt Stakes at Presque Isle Downs in Erie, Pennsylvania.

Photo: Coady Photography

Edge of Reality takes the Leematt Stakes at Presque Isle Downs.

Photo: Coady Photography

Galiana (#3) with jockey Abel Lezcano up outgames Winning Image in the 26th Running of the Sweet And Sassy Stakes at Delaware Park.

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Photo: Chad B. Harmon

Ju Ju Eyeballs wins the Klassy Briefcase Stakes at Monmouth Park.

Photo: Bill Denver/EQUI-PHOTO

Assateague dominated seven fillies and mares in the $200,000 Grade III Dr. James Penny Memorial Handicap, leading all the way en route to her first graded stakes win at Parx Racing.

Photo: Equi-Photo

Star Pearl shines in the 6th Running of the Northern Fling Stakes at Presque Isle Downs.

Photo: Coady Photography

Lasting Bubbles outclasses the rest of the field in the Valor Farm Stakes at Lone Star Park in Texas.

Photo: Dustin Orona Photography

Jockey Gary Boulanger guides Seffeara to victory in the $150,000 Clarendon Stakes at Woodbine Racetrack.

Photo: Michael Burns

Let's Go Stable's Divine Oath stormed up the rail and denied British raider Our Channel a win in the $200,000 Grade III American Derby at Arlington International Racecourse.

Photo: Four Footed Fotos

Hit The Board Stables' I'm Already Sexy ran her record to 4-for-4 on the Arlington International Racecourse turf, a perfectly-timed ride by Florent Geroux assuring her victory in the $200,000 Grade III Modesty Handicap.

Photo: Four Footed Fotos

Little Alexis takes the Cash Run Stakes at Gulfstream Park.

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Photo: Kenny Martin/Coglianese Photo

Flip Daddy brings home the bacon in the Hoover Stakes at Belterra Park in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Photo: Coady Photography

Hardest Core with jockey Eriluis Vaz up wins the Cape Henlopen Stakes at Delaware Park.

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Photo: Chad B. Harmon

Fresh off a convincing win at Royal Ascot last month, Integral kept the momentum going at Newmarket when she broke through for a first group I success in the QIPCO Falmouth Stakes.

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Photo: Trevor Jones

Heart Stealer captures the Paseana Stakes at Gulfstream Park.

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Photo: Lauren King/Coglianese Photo

La Grange and jockey Kent Desormeaux win the $100,000 TVG Cinderella Stakes at Los Alamitos Race Course.

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Mr. Baker busts through in the Housebuster Stakes at Gulfstream Park.

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Photo: Leslie Martin/Coglianese Photo

Valiant Boy Sbfar (#4) with Victor Carrasco up wins the 21st Running of the Grade I Delaware Park Arabian Classic Handicap.

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Photo: Chad B. Harmon

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