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Rightandjust Headed to G2 Risen Star Stakes

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(Fair Grounds / Photo by Holly M. Smith) From the Fair Grounds Media Team: The sight of a 3-year-old in January going two turns and drawing off in deep stretch will get any trainer thinking big. Shane Wilson is no different, and while Rightandjust might not be taking the most conventional path the to the local February 13 Risen Star (G2), he put everyone on notice after his dominant win in a strong January 16 optional-claimer at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. Rightandjust isn’t your typical blueblooded Fair Grounds 3-year-old. He wasn’t a precocious 2-year-old who came to the backstretch this winter with stakes plans already penciled in at 3. Though he may still well get there, the route to any potential glory is more the road less traveled. Wilson and owner Wayne T. Davis claimed Rightandjust from trainer Louie Roussel III for $50,000 out of his gate-to-wire 5

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McLean’s Selections for Turfway Park on Saturday, Jan. 23 & Pegasus World Cup
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(Caddo River winning the Smarty Jones Stakes at Oaklawn Park on Friday / Coady Photography) From Brisnet.com: Prominent Arkansan John Ed Anthony is back on the Kentucky Derby (G1) trail, after his homebred Caddo River dominated Friday’s $150,000 Smarty Jones Stakes on opening day at Oaklawn Park. Trained by Brad Cox, who also has Godolphin’s presumptive champion Essential Quality on his Derby roster, the 3-5 favorite confirmed the stellar impression from his maiden win at Churchill Downs....

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