Ohio's Best Thoroughbreds at Thistledown Racino

The Best of Ohio Series this weekend

CLEVELAND - The 2013 Best of Ohio Series will take place at Thistledown Racino Saturday, October 12, with combined purses totaling $500,000.  The Ohio Series will include races 4 through 8 on the card.

The Best of Ohio Distaff at 1-1/8 miles will feature Pay The Man and her arch-rival Caviar N Champagne.

Pay The Man is trained by Miguel Feliciano and took the Scarlet and Gray Handicap in September at Thistledown beating out Caviar N Champagne who finished 4 th.  Pay The Man also won this race in 2012 and is favored for Saturday.

Caviar N Champagne's stakes record this year is dignified winning the Rose DeBartolo Memorial, J.W. Petro Memorial and The Mike Mackey Handicap.  While her previous wins were at 1-1/16 mile, don't discount this one as jockey Scott Spieth will skip a day at Keeneland to ride in this race.  Post time is at 4:23p.m. (ET)


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