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Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies: Ria Antonia wins on DQ; horse dies
Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies: Ria Antonia wins on DQ; horse dies

The first Breeders' Cup race of the day was filled with controversy and heartbreak. She's a Tiger beat Ria Antonia by a nose to seemingly win the $2-million Juvenile Fillies race Saturday at Santa Anita. But the stewards flashed the inquiry sign having seen She's a Tiger, with Gary Stevens aboard, lug out in deep stretch and make contact with Ria Antonia. About 10 minutes later the results were reversed with She's a Tiger was dropped to second. The move was met with much displeasure with the crowd as a 5-1 horse was supplanted an entry that 32-1 horse, meaning much fewer winning tickets. Ria Antonia, ridden by Javier Castellano, paid $66.60, $29.80 and $17.40....

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