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Meadowlands announces Breeders Crown undercard races
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - from the Meadowlands Media Relations Department

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East Rutherford, NJ --- The Meadowlands has unveiled its supporting feature races for the Breeders Crown.

There will be four separate mini-series for 3-year-olds of both sexes and gaits. The conditions for these series will be horses that have not earned $100,000 in 2014. Purses for the eliminations will be $20,000, with an estimated $50,000 final. The races will include a one-time $500 starting fee.

The 3-year-old colt and filly trotters will compete in their eliminations on Friday (Nov. 14) with the finals to be contested on Friday (Nov. 21).

The 3-year-old colt and filly pacers have eliminations on Friday (Nov. 21) and the finals on Saturday (Nov. 29), which is the night of the TVG Free For All Championships.

In addition, there will be four separate 4-year-old open events for pacers, trotters, mare pacers and mare trotters carrying a $40,000 purse on Saturday (Nov. 22).

Lastly, any overnight events that are used on either Friday (Nov. 21) or Saturday (Nov. 22) will carry a 20 percent increase above the standard purse.

Any horsemen with questions can contact Director of Racing Operations Darin Zoccali at 201.460.4041 or dzoccali@playmeadowlands.com.


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