FILE - In this July 4, 2011, file photo released by Benoit Photo, apprentice jockey Eswan Flores earns his first victory aboard a thoroughbred as he guides Kelly Leak to a one-length score in the fourth race at Hollywood Park in Inglewood Calif. Flores, then 18, had ridden in only three races before guiding the longest shot on the board to victory. Betfair Hollywood Park will close by year's end and the 75-year-old racetrack property will be developed by its owner. The track announced on Thursday, May 9, 2013, what had been anticipated since Churchill Downs sold it to Hollywood Park Land Co. in 2005. (AP Photo/Benoit Photo, File)
FILE - In this July 4, 2011, file photo released by Benoit Photo, apprentice jockey Eswan Flores earns his first victory aboard a thoroughbred as he guides Kelly Leak to a one-length score in the fourth race at Hollywood Park in Inglewood Calif. Flores, then 18, had ridden in only three races before guiding the longest shot on the board to victory. Betfair Hollywood Park will close by year's end and the 75-year-old racetrack property will be developed by its owner. The track announced on Thursday, May 9, 2013, what had been anticipated since Churchill Downs sold it to Hollywood Park Land Co. in 2005. (AP Photo/Benoit Photo, File) AP
FILE - In this July 4, 2011, file photo released by Benoit Photo, apprentice jockey Eswan Flores earns his first victory aboard a thoroughbred as he guides Kelly Leak to a one-length score in the fourth race at Hollywood Park in Inglewood Calif. Flores, then 18, had ridden in only three races before guiding the longest shot on the board to victory. Betfair Hollywood Park will close by year's end and the 75-year-old racetrack property will be developed by its owner. The track announced on Thursday, May 9, 2013, what had been anticipated since Churchill Downs sold it to Hollywood Park Land Co. in 2005. (AP Photo/Benoit Photo, File) AP

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