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MARTY'S CHARM UPSETS IN MEADOWS $22,500 PACE
WASHINGTON, PA, Feb. 13, 2013 - Sent off a longish 10-1 from post 8, Marty's Charm grabbed the early lead and never let another horse get close in capturing Wednesday's $22,500 Winners Over $10,000 Life/Preferred Handicap Pace at The Meadows.
With Randy Tharps able to give Marty's Charm a 30 second-quarter breather, the 9-year-old Aces N' Sevens-Bets Mae gelding glided over the sloppy surface and scored in 1:54.2, 1-3/4 lengths better than Risk Management. Southern Allie, the 1-1 favorite, finished third.
Paul Corey trains Marty's Charm, who extended his career bankroll to $446,327, for Martha and Gerald Baluck.
Tony Hall and Dave Palone each drove three winners on the 14-race card while Greg Grismore and trainer Doug Hinklin teamed for three victories.
Enter the Thoroughbred Racing Handicapping Contests during simulcast racing at each Meadows location on every Saturday in February. Featured track Feb. 16 is Aqueduct.
The Meadows Racetrack & Casino
A world-class entertainment destination, The Meadows features over 80 table games and more than 3,300 slot machines, premier restaurants with spectacular views of the gaming floor and the racetrack, a racing grandstand with VIP suites, a simulcast area, and an all-ages bowling center. The Meadows also offers a high limit slots area and an exclusive high limit table games room featuring exceptional service in a relaxing, upscale setting.
For more information, please see: www.meadowsgaming.com.
Cannery Casino Resorts
The Meadows is owned by Las Vegas-based Cannery Casino Resorts (CCR). CCR conceived, built and operates two highly regarded resorts in Las Vegas: the Cannery Casino & Hotel and the Eastside Cannery. For more information, please see: www.cannerycasinos.com.
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