May Lily wins Kentucky Downs Preview Ladies Sprint

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HENDERSON, Ky. (WEHT) – May Lily won the Kentucky Downs Preview Ladies Sprint on Sunday at Ellis Park.

This Sunday provided fans “one of the best racing cards in Ellis Park History” said race officials earlier in the week. Competitors had a chance to win a purse worth 100,000 dollars.

Lily had utilize the final stretch to rally for the win at the end. The winning jockey, Gabriel Saez, explains he was thrilled and grateful to be in the winner’s circle.

“Man, it’s another win for the collection so I’ll take that. Like I’ve said, I’m really thankful, like really thankful. I want to thank God for the opportunity and I’m ready to go again.”

Ellis Park will continue various races next weekend.

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(This story was originally published on August 4, 2019)

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