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Saratoga Race Course
August 26, 2006

Travers Stakes (Grade 1)
for Three Year Olds - 1 1/4 miles
Bernardini enters the paddock at Saratoga Race Course for the Travers Stakes.
Bernardini enters the paddock at Saratoga Race Course for the Travers Stakes.
Hesanoldsalt is led to the paddock for the Travers Stakes.
Hesanoldsalt is led to the paddock for the Travers Stakes.
High Cotton enters the paddock for the Travers Stakes.
High Cotton enters the paddock for the Travers Stakes.
Trainer Todd Pletcher saddles Bluegrass Cat for the Travers Stakes.
Trainer Todd Pletcher saddles Bluegrass Cat for the Travers Stakes.
Hesanoldsalt (Eibar Coa up) is led to the track for the Travers Stakes post parade.
Hesanoldsalt (Eibar Coa up) is led to the track for the Travers Stakes post parade.
Dr. Pleasure (Cornelio Velasquez up) joins the post parade for the Travers Stakes.
Dr. Pleasure (Cornelio Velasquez up) joins the post parade for the Travers Stakes.
Bernardini (Javier Castellano up) is led to the track for the Travers Stakes post parade.
Bernardini (Javier Castellano up) is led to the track for the Travers Stakes post parade.
Bernardini joins the post parade before the 137th running of the Travers Stakes.
Bernardini joins the post parade before the 137th running of the Travers Stakes.
Bluegrass Cat (John Velazquez up) is led to the Travers Stakes post parade.
Bluegrass Cat (John Velazquez up) is led to the Travers Stakes post parade.
The horses break from the gate for the 137th running of the Travers Stakes.
The horses break from the gate for the 137th running of the Travers Stakes.
The field is a blur as they past the finish line for the first time early in the Travers Stakes.
The field is a blur as they past the finish line for the first time early in the Travers Stakes.
Squint your eyes a little.  See?  That's Bernardini (Javier Castellano up) winning the Travers Stakes by over seven lengths.
Squint your eyes a little. See? That's Bernardini (Javier Castellano up) winning the Travers Stakes by over seven lengths.
Bluegrass Cat (John Velazquez up) finishes a distant, and fuzzy, second place in the Travers Stakes.
Bluegrass Cat (John Velazquez up) finishes a distant, and fuzzy, second place in the Travers Stakes.
Minister's Bid (Edgar Prado up) returns to be unsaddled after finishing last in the Travers Stakes.
Minister's Bid (Edgar Prado up) returns to be unsaddled after finishing last in the Travers Stakes.
...and then the batteries in my camera died...so there aren't any Winners' Circle photos.
 
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