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Giacomo, Wilko out to regain past glory

Updated: February 2, 2006, 9:09 PM ET
By Steve Andersen | Daily Racing Form

ARCADIA, Calif. -- Giacomo and Wilko have won two of the biggest races of their generation. Giacomo was 50-1 when he pulled an historic upset in the 2005 Kentucky Derby, six months after Wilko won the 2004 Breeders' Cup Juvenile at Lone Star Park at 28-1.

Neither colt has won since his big score. Saturday, each of them has a good chance to end a losing streak in the $300,000 Strub Stakes at Santa Anita, a race that has drawn a competitive cast of 4-year-olds.

For Giacomo and Wilko, ...

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