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May 19 Racing News Archive


Daily Preakness Update
With two days until the second jewel of the Triple Crown, here are today's notes from Pimlico in Baltimore.
Photo of Shackleford by Jim McCue, Maryland Jockey Club More....

Preakness Undercard Features Eight Stakes Races
Paddy O'Prado emerges from a six-month layoff to grab the favorite's role for the Grade II, $200,000 Dixie Stakes, one of eight stakes races on the Preakness Day undercard. Five are graded events. More....

Archarcharch to Spendthrift
Arkansas Derby winner Archarcharch will enter stud in 2012 at B. Wayne Hughes’ Spendthrift Farm, it was announced today. More....

Video: Preakness Contenders Arrive

Post Position Draw Video

Early Scratch in 'Susan'
Art of the Hunt has been scratched. Six remain in the field. More about the Black-Eyed Susan....

Preakness Weekend Weather Outlook
Friday: Variable clouds with scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly in the afternoon. High 79 degrees. Winds west-northwest at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.

Saturday: Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 80's. Chance of rain 10%.

--Posted 6:35 a.m. ET

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