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Zenyatta named to National Museum of Racing's Hall of Fame

Zenyatta named to National Museum of Racing's Hall of Fame

In one of the biggest no-brainers in horse racing, Zenyatta was named to the National Museum of Racing's Hall of Fame. The mare that captured the hearts of not only Southern California but the country retired after her 6-year-old campaign in 2010. She won 19 straight races before losing her last race to Blame in the Breeders' Cup Classic.

Also inducted were mare Rachel Alexandra, jockey Ramon Dominguez and trainer Steve Asmussen. The induction ceremony will be Aug. 12 at the Fasig-Tipton sales pavilion in Lexington, Ky.

Zenyatta didn't start racing until late in her 3-year-old season, won her first two starts, and then ran nothing but graded stakes the rest of her career. John...

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