Friday's figures: On-track attendance, 22,921 ; on-track betting, $1,343,951.90; total betting including simulcast, $9,398,395.61.
This day last year: On-track attendance, 23,986; on-track betting, $1,555,943; total betting including simulcast, $9,161,883.
Coming up: Spring in the Air, winner of the Grade I Darley Alcibiades at Keeneland last fall, heads a full field of 14 for Saturday's Grade I Central Bank Ashland Stakes for 3-year-old fillies going 11⁄16 miles. Among those Spring in the Air will have to contend with Saturday is stablemate Spring Venture, whom she has finished behind in two prior meetings.
■ Trainer John Terranova was on hand at Keeneland on Friday morning and said a decision on whether Grade III winner Falling Sky would start in the Grade I Toyota Blue Grass Stakes or head to the Arkansas Derby would probably be made Saturday. "We are going to get together tomorrow and talk it over," Terranova said.
■ Graded stakes winner Centre Court worked an easy half-mile in 51 seconds on the main track Friday morning in advance of her expected start in the Grade I Jenny Wiley on April 13 going 11⁄16 miles on the turf.
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