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Shackleford pointing to rematch

Updated: August 8, 2011, 12:48 AM ET
By David Grening | Daily Racing Form

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. -- Preakness winner and Haskell runner-up Shackleford will most likely make his next start in the $1 million Travers Stakes here on Aug. 27, trainer Dale Romans said Sunday.

Following the Haskell, in which Shackleford was beaten a neck by Coil, Romans indicated he was also going to consider the Woodward against older horses here on Sept. 3.

"Right now I'm leaning strongly toward the Travers," Romans said. "Bottom line the Travers is the Travers. We can run ...

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