The Day at the Races: Meet trainer title goes down to final day

April 24, 2014 

The Day at the Races

Thursday's figures: On-track attendance, 13,847; on-track betting, $1,032,880.50; total betting including simulcast, $8,284,767.42.

This day last year: On-track attendance, 11,921; on-track betting, $890,728; total betting including simulcast, $8,231,716.

Coming up: The final day of the 2014 Keeneland Spring Meet features a 10-race card highlighted by the Grade II Dixiana Elkhorn Stakes. Grade I winner Forte Dei Marmi is in the 14-horse field along with graded stakes winner Temeraine and Optimizer.

Final furlong

■ Ken McPeek and Mark Casse are tied for the lead atop the trainer standings heading into the final day as each has eight victories. Casse has three horses entered Friday and McPeek has four.

ALICIA WINCZE HUGHES

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