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Digest (May 9): Justify to resume training for Preakness in Kentucky

Digest (May 9): Justify to resume training for Preakness in Kentucky

Kentucky Derby winner Justify had his final scheduled walk day Wednesday at Churchill Downs before resuming training today in preparation for the 143rd Preakness at Pimlico Race Course on May 19. Assistant trainer Jimmy Barnes said trainer Bob Baffert 's plans call for Justify to gallop this morning at 7:30, after Churchill's first track renovation break. Barnes said everything is good with Justify, who came out of the Derby with a hind foot condition that Baffert has termed a "non-issue." ... The thoroughbred Preakness, the namesake of the middle leg of...

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