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Digest (Oct. 26): Maryland Jockey Club adding nine more days to 2018 racing schedule

Digest (Oct. 26): Maryland Jockey Club adding nine more days to 2018 racing schedule

The Maryland Jockey Club applied for 171 race days in 2018, an increase of nine over 2017. Laurel Park will conduct 159 of the days, beginning Jan. 1 and running mostly three days a week through May 6. After a 12-day meet at Pimlico on May 10-28, racing will resume at Laurel from June 1 to Dec. 31. Laurel will race primarily four days a week from October through December to take advantage of its turf course. There will be no racing at Laurel from Aug. 24 to Sept. 3.

Breeders' Cup: Raymond Mamone's Imperial Hint, who opened the year with back-to-back stakes victories at Laurel led by his first career graded triumph in the General George, will attempt...

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