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Borrego stuns rivals in Gold Cup

Updated: October 2, 2005, 10:15 AM ET
By Ed McNamara | Special to ESPN.com

ELMONT, N.Y. -- Flower Alley looked like a good thing in Saturday's $1-million Jockey Club Gold Cup at Belmont Park. But just to make sure the Travers winner got an honest pace, Todd Pletcher entered sprinter Bishop Court Hill as a rabbit. Maybe Flower Alley should have been informed of the plan.

Chantal Sutherland tried to do her job and gunned for the lead with Bishop Court Hill. But after a quarter-mile in a quick 23.59 seconds, he was a head behind none other than Flower Alley. What?

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