Close Finishes Features Tijuana Sport.: Noses Separate First Three Horses in Third Race---Kay Spences Big Stable Arrives from El Paso., Daily Racing Form, 1917-02-03


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CLOSE FINISHES FEATURE TIJUANA SPORT. Noses Separate First Three Horses in Third Race — Kay Spences Big Stable Arrives from El Paso. Tijuana. Mex.. February 2.— Dorothy Dean asserted her lass today, when - he came from he hind to win tie- Yisita Handicap at three-quarters. The mare waited upon the pacemakers and when ready in the stretch raced past the leaders and won with consummate ease. Spokane jueen was away forwardly. opened a gap with her usual burst of speed, but tired i:i the stretch, however, and easily succumbed to the winner challenge. Sayonarra was third. King Worth, the favorite, ran well to the stretch and tired. The closest and most exciting finish of tie- day occurred ia the third race when noses separated the first three horses. Auntie Curl getting the verdict in the final stride. Old Coin set the pare from the start but was tiring badly at the finish. White Oemral. which finished third, would have won in a few more strides. Dominion Park made it possible for A. Alexandra, the youngest member of that family, to ride his BSaldea winner. The filly had the advantage of weigiit. quickly went to the front, and won cantering. Bajth Esther win another lose race when she beat In Dutch by ,i small margin in th*» opening race. Kay 0p Bft, with a string of fifteen horses, arrived here from Juarez. Three more of his, horses are coming in another shipment, which is to leave Juan z today. Heenhr. OaamaanUi and Higtodo are in the shipment. T. and C. Hunt. Jimmy irub-ber, Harry Lunsford and Hrownie Cole are motoring here from Ll Pane.

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