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Breeders' Cup Day 2: Bayern wins Classic in close, controversial race
Breeders' Cup Day 2: Bayern wins Classic in close, controversial race

At the start of Saturday's $5 million Breeders' Cup Classic, 3-year-old Bayern broke from the No. 7 hole and headed left instead of straight, slamming into favored Shared Belief but never stopped running and held on for a nose victory over Toast Of New York in a controversial final race of the Breeders' Cup World Championships before 61,114 at Santa Anita. California Chrome finished a neck behind in third place and Shared Belief was fourth in the 1 1/4-mile race. ------------ FOR THE RECORD: Breeders' Cup: A summary of the Breeders' Cup Turf championship in the Nov. 2 Sports section reported that winner Main Sequence was trained by Gordon Motion. The trainer's...

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