Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

State's racetracks to celebrate Breeder's Cup.

Byline: BILL PREVITTI At the Casino

Saturday is the biggest day in thoroughbred racing in America Breeder's Cup Saturday. From Churchill Downs in Kentucky, eight multimillion-dollar races are scheduled rain or shine and all will be simulcast to New Mexico's four racetracks and to Pojoaque Pueblo's Sports Bar north of Santa Fe.

The state's four race courses, located in Sunland Park, Farmington, Ruidoso Downs and at the State Fairgrounds in Albuquerque, plan a full day of festivities, some beginning as early at 7 a.m. Saturday.

Each of the four tracks has casinos holding 300 state-of-the-art slot machines and each casino will offer patrons opportunities to carry off bundles of cash. …

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