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Quotes from the $200,000 Woodford (G2) Presented by Keeneland Select

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by the post-race interview with the winning connections

Tim Glyshaw (winning trainer of Bucchero)

On racing Bucchero, primarily a dirt horse, in the Woodford:

Defending Champ Mongolian Saturday Eyes Woodford Repeat

LEXINGTON, KY (Oct. 4, 2017)  – Mongolian Stable’s Mongolian Saturday tops a field of nine turf sprinters entered Wednesday for Saturday’s 21st running of the $200,000 Woodford Presented by Keeneland Select (G2).

Quotes from the $150,000 Woodford (G3) Presented by Keeneland Select

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Wesley Ward (winning trainer of favored No Nay Never)

On whether grass is No Nay Never’s forte

Quotes - $150,000 Woodford (G3) Presented by Keeneland Select

Darrin Miller (winning trainer of Havelock)

On whether he was concerned when Havelock broke last

“This is his home. Any time you load you’re concerned, but yes I was concerned. But the biggest confidence I had in him was that Garrett (Gomez) was on him. I knew he would know where he needed to be.”

 

Garrett Gomez (winning rider)

On being last early in the race

Quotes - $150,000 Woodford (G3)

Michael Dilger (assistant to Todd Pletcher, trainer of winner Bridgetown)

“A race this short we thought Javier (Castellano) could do whatever he thought best. He knows the horse well; he’s ridden him plenty of times before. I think he rode a great race.”

 

Javier Castellano (winning jockey)

 

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