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On a great (if cloudy) day for racing, Shared Belief, Dortmund shine
On a great (if cloudy) day for racing, Shared Belief, Dortmund shine

If horse racing is to creep back into the national psyche of sports fans, it will need days like Saturday at Santa Anita. The 21,522 who showed up didn't just get the Shared Belief-California Chrome heavyweight title fight. They got a look at a horse named Dortmund, who may well be parading around Churchill Downs with a blanket of roses around his saddle come May 2. The biggest news was that Triple Crown star California Chrome got caught in the stretch of the Grade II $500,000 San Antonio Invitational and was beaten by the second-biggest three-year-old star of 2014, Shared Belief. Chrome's trainer, the venerable Art Sherman, said, "People may have seen the two best older...

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