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Egg Drop rallies to win $250,000 Matriarch at Hollywood Park
Egg Drop rallies to win $250,000 Matriarch at Hollywood Park

The Koch family knows drama. Howard W. Koch was one of Hollywood's biggest producers. And his grandson, Billy, is the managing partner for Little Red Feather Racing. The star horse in the stable, Egg Drop, provided plenty of thrills Sunday at Betfair Hollywood Park. Taking the lead from the start in the Grade I, $250,000 Matriarch, Egg Drop surrendered the lead to Discreet Marq in midstretch, then rallied along the rail under Martin Garcia and came away with a nose victory in the one-mile turf race at odds of 10-1. "It was incredible," Billy said in a winner's circle among nearly 50 people getting their photo taken. "To win the last one is amazing." Said...

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