The Week in Photos for 6/18/2013

Churchill, Chantilly, Hollywood, Belmont, Monmouth; Presque Isle Downs and much more!

Verrazano with John Velazquez up wins the 32nd Running of The Pegasus Stakes at Monmouth Park.

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Photo: Chad B. Harmon

Dance to Bristol is victorious in the Bed o' Roses Handicap at Belmont Park.

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Photo: Adam Mooshian/NYRA

Despite a slow start, Kobe's Back delivered a winning debut in the Willard L. Proctor Memorial Stakes, at Betfair Hollywood Park, Inglewood CA.

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Fort Larned in the lead the first time by before winning the 2013 Stephen Foster Handicap at Churchill Downs.

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Photo: Kevin Thompson

Fort Larned with Brian Hernandez Jr. up win the Stephen Foster Handicap (gr. I) at Churchill Downs.

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Photo: Anne M. Eberhardt

Breeders' Cup Classic winner Fort Larned put his early season problems behind him as he scored a front-running victory in the $536,300 Stephen Foster Handicap Presented by Abu Dhabi (gr. I) at Churchill Downs.

Photo: Churchill Downs/Reed Palmer Photography;

Fort Larned with Brian Hernandez Jr. up celebrate after winning the Stephen Foster Handicap (gr. I) at Churchill Downs.

Photo: Anne M. Eberhardt

Jockey John Velazquez is congratulated on his 5,000th win aboard Galloping Giraffe at Belmont Park on June 14, 2013.

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Photo: Adam Coglianese/NYRA

Enchanting Lisa, a 3-year-old half sister to Horse of the Year Wise Dan, won her debut in a romp over a maiden special weight field on the synthetic track at Presque Isle Downs on June 12, 2013.

Photo: Coady Photography

Byrama and Gary Stevens win the Grade I Vanity Handicap at Betfair Hollywood Park, Inglewood, CA.

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After completing eight months of rehabilitation from life-threatening medical issues, Grade I winner Paynter is back, winning in his first race back at Hollywood Park, Inglewood, CA.

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Notacatbutallama takes the Hill Princess Stakes at Belmont Park.

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Photo: Joe Labozzetta/NYRA

La Tia with jockey Constantino Roman winning The Lincoln Heritage Handicap at Arlington Park.

Photo: Four Footed Fotos

Code West (pink silks, inside) defeated Uncaptured (outside) by a head in the Matt Winn Stakes at Churchill Downs.

Photo: Churchill Downs/Reed Palmer Photography;

Sprouts and jockey Mario Gutierrez cruise home to an uncontested victory in the $100,000 Cinderella Stakes at Betfair Hollywood Park, Inglewood CA.

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Funny Proposition (far left in blinkers) defeated favored Royal Delta (on rail, B on cap) in the 2013 Fleur de Lis Stakes at Churchill Downs.

Photo: Churchill Downs/Reed Palmer Photography;

Jockey Luis Contreras guides Northern Passion to victory over the E.P. Taylor turf course to capture the Zadracarta Stakes at Woodbine Racetrack.

Photo: Michael Burns

Treve unleashed an explosive acceleration in the straight and won the Prix de Diane Longines (Fr-I), or French Oaks, in her stakes debut at Chantilly.

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Photo: John Gilmore

Coalport and jockey James Graham cruise to victory in the Black Tie Affair Handicap at Arlington Park.

Photo: Four Footed Fotos

Richiefromshoprite #4 with Gabriel Saez riding won the $60,000 Dan Horn Handicap at Monmouth Park.

Photo: Bill Denver/EQUI-PHOTO

Bryan's Jewel wins the Obeah Stakes (gr 3) at Delaware Park.

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Kitten's Dumplings scored an easy victory under Joel Rosario in the Regret Stakes at Churchill Downs.

Photo: Churchill Downs/Reed Palmer Photography;

E F Five and jockey Kelly Bridges wins the Aspen Stakes at Arapahoe Park in Aurora, Colorado.

Photo: Coady Photography

Ju Ju Eyeballs #8 with Paco Lopez riding won the $60,000 Crank It Up Stakes at Monmouth Park.

Photo: Bill Denver/EQUI-PHOTO

Skydreaming and jockey Russell Baze win the 2013 Lost in the Fog Stakes at Golden Gate Fields.

Photo: Vassar Photography

Five Iron under Jockey Luis Contreras capture the Victoria Park Stakes at Woodbine Racetrack in Ontario.

Photo: Michael Burns

Include Me Out and jockey Joseph Talamo win the $70,000 Desert Stormer Handicap at Betfair Hollywood Park.

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Hammers Terror and jockey Dean Butler wins the Brooks Fields Stakes at Canterbury Park in Shakopee, Minnesota.

Photo: Coady Photography

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