Dale Romans wins 2 stakes
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Trainer Dale Romans captured a pair of stakes victories Saturday on the Kentucky Derby undercard as Little Mike won the $561,500 Woodford Reserve Turf Classic and Shackleford took the $441,600 Churchill Downs Stakes.
Little Mike left little to chance, bounding right to the lead with Joe Bravo aboard to pull a 12-1 upset. They covered the 1 1/8 miles in 1:48.81.
A 5-year-old gelding, Little Mike improved to 10 for 17 as he held off Slim Shadey by 2½ lengths ...
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