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Wednesday, October 01, 2014, 1:51 a.m.

Battening down victory

All class. Heavily favored Close Hatches recorded her third career Grade I victory with a comfortable 1¼ -length front-running victory under Joel Rosario in the $600,000 Apple Blossom Handicap for older fillies and mares Friday afternoon at Oaklawn.

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  • Headline: Battening down victory
  • Publication: Sports, Pages 21 on 04/12/2014
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