Rachel Alexandra Captures Woodward

Rachel Alexandra Captures Woodward

There are 2 comments on the The Washington Post story from Sep 6, 2009, titled Rachel Alexandra Captures Woodward. In it, The Washington Post reports that:

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y., Sept. 5 -- Rachel Alexandra has become America's most celebrated thoroughbred with her raw speed and superior talent, but today she had to win the toughest race of her life with sheer guts.

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continentalvicto ry

New Minas, Canada

#1 Sep 6, 2009
Exellent assessment. What was Rachel's Beyer figure for the Woodward? Thanks.

Greenwood, IN

#2 Sep 6, 2009
Her ability to run like a 1:2 morning line favorite, go a distance of ground against older males, race between horses through speedy fractions, and do this all despite having a slightly better than average rider makes her great! Her running style and grittiness remind me of Slew and Bid.

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