The Week in Photos for 9/10/2013

Departing, Solitary Ranger, Pants On Fire, Groupie Doll, and more.

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Departing and jockey Robby Albarado capture the 34th running of the $500,000 Grade II Super Derby at Louisiana Downs by four lengths.

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Photo: Hodges Photography / Lou Hodges Jr.

A pair of heavy longshots trained by Dale Romans for Donegal Racing swept the exacta in the $171,750 Grade III Iroquois Stakes at Churchill Downs when Cleburne (#5 Inside) edged a fast-closing Smart Cover by a neck providing a guaranteed berth in the 2013 Breeders' Cup Juvenile.

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Photo: Kevin Thompson

Solitary Ranger and jockey Florent Geroux ride to victory in the Arlington-Washington Futurity at Arlington Park in Illinois.

Photo: Four Footed Fotos

Untapable, under a patient ride from Rosie Napravnik, collared favored Stonetastic past in deep stretch and edged away to a half-length victory in the $168,150 Grade II Pocahontas Stakes at Churchill Downs.

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Photo: Kevin Thompson

Hyper and Javier Castellano take the Bowling Green Handicap at Belmont Park in New York.

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Photo: Adam Coglianese/NYRA

Diamond Bachelor and jockey Julien Leparoux win the $100,000 Oak Tree Juvenile Turf at Del Mar Thoroughbred Club in California.

Photo: © BENOIT PHOTO

Tamarando and jockey Julien Leparoux outleg Dance With Fate and Can the Man to win the Grade I $300,000 Del Mar Futurity in California.

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Pants On Fire drew away late to post a clear win in the Grade III Ack Ack Handicap at Churchill Downs, completing the one-turn mile in a stakes-record time of 1:33.78.

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Photo: Kevin Thompson

Favored Are You Kidding Me shipped across the border and won outside Canada for the first time, powering home by four lengths to take the $200,000 Grade III Kent Stakes at Delaware Park in near-record time.

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Jockey Michelle Rainford captures her first lifetime stakes win aboard Professor's Ride in the La Prevoyante Stake over the E.P. Taylor Turf course at Woodbine Racetrack in Toronto, Ontario.

Photo: Michael Burns

Wilo Cat and jockey Amadeo Perez win the SW Randall Plate Stakes race at Hastings Racecourse in Vancouver, BC.

Photo: Four Footed Fotos

Flashy American triumphs in the Locust Grove Handicap under Corey Lanerie at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Photo: Kevin Thompson

Title Contender, rebounding from a dismal effort in the Canadian Derby, snatched the lead from pacesetter Modern and romped to victory in the $144,045 British Columbia Derby (Can-III) at Hastings Racecourse.

Photo: Four Footed Fotos

Gypsy Robin and jockey Mike Smith (left) win the $90,000 CERF Stakes at Del Mar Thoroughbred Club.

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Landrys Girl is victorious in The Dessie & Fern Sawyer Futurity Trials at Albuquerque Downs in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Photo: Coady Photography

Start of the The Presque Isle Mile at Presque Isle Downs & Casino in Erie, Pennsylvania.

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Tempered Steel and jockey Mario Gutierrez take the British Columbia Oaks Stakes at Hastings Racecourse.

Photo: Four Footed Fotos

The Fugue ridden by William Buick wins the Red Mills Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown in Ireland.

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Photo: Caroline Norris

Alsvid wins The Premiere Cup Handicap at Zia Park in Hobbs, New Mexico.

Photo: Coady Photography

Groupie Doll was a repeat winner in the Presque Isle Downs Masters Stakes, setting a new track-record for 6 1/2 furlongs.

Photo: Coady Photography

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