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Cat's Claw has impressive debut

At left, Cat's Claw with C H Velasquez up, wins the 9th race feature over Viva Rafaela with jockey Javier Castellano at right.
Photographer: Marc Schultz
At left, Cat's Claw with C H Velasquez up, wins the 9th race feature over Viva Rafaela with jockey Javier Castellano at right.
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Cat’s Claw, trained by Jonathan Sheppard, came off the also-eligible list Sunday and pulled off an upset in the $100,000 Fasig-Tipton Waya Stakes. The 4-year-old Dynaformer filly rallied to win the 1 1⁄2-mile run for fillies and mares 3 and up, claiming her third straight victory and first stakes score in her Saratoga debut. Cushion led the strung-out field through fractions of :24.07 and :47.47 in the first half-mile. The next two quarter-mile splits were ...

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