Hollywood Park releases final stakes schedule
Inglewood, CA (Sports Network) - Twenty one stakes have been scheduled for the final race meet in Hollywood Park history.
The 29-day meeting begins Thursday, Nov. 7 and concludes Sunday, Dec. 22. The 21 stakes have a worth of $4 million with the $750,000 CashCall Futurity for 2-year-olds the richest to be offered.
"We are very grateful for Mr. Reddam and CashCall's sponsorship through the years and believe the Futurity will again be an important step on the road to the Triple Crown," said Martin Panza, Hollywood Park's vice president-racing and racing secretary. "We're looking forward to an exciting final season."
Along with the Futurity other significant stakes will be the $250,000 Hollywood Turf Cup at 1 1/2 miles on Saturday, Dec. 14, the $500,000 Hollywood Starlet for 2-year-old fillies on Saturday, Dec. 7 and the $250,000 Hollywood Derby for 3-year-olds at 1 1/4 miles on the turf to be run Sunday, Dec. 1.
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