MAGICAL BAND & ESPINOZA UPSET $60,000 SALEM PURSE; SPEEDSTER HOLDS ON TO WIN BY A NOSE AND PAYS $18.80 TO WIN

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April 12, 2013

PICK SIX CARRYOVER OF $52,727 INTO SATURDAY, FIRST POST TIME AT 12:30 P.M.

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ARCADIA, Calif. (April 12, 2013)—Victor Espinoza channeled Magical Band’s considerable speed in a profitable direction Friday, as the Hector Palma owned and trained filly roared to the front passing the half mile pole and hung on to win Santa Anita’s $60,000 Salem Purse by a nose while covering 6 ½ furlongs in 1:16.53.

Off at odds of 8-1 in the six-horse Salem, a second condition allowance for older fillies and mares, Magical Band made the early lead in her most recent start on Feb.

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