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Race moves to September 30

Updated: May 3, 2006, 1:59 PM ET
By Rowland Hoyt | Daily Racing Form

Suffolk Downs officials will announce the return of the Grade 2 $300,000 Massachusetts Handicap for 2006 after a one-year hiatus and plans on moving the race to September 30, away from its traditional late spring place on the calendar, in an attempt to make it a prep race for the Breeders' Cup Classic.

The Mass Cap was cancelled last year when slow simulcasting business forced the track to redistribute the funds from the major stakes events into day-to-day races. It was last run in 2004 ...

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