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Overflow field entered for Alcibiades

  • Gold Edge, La Song and Dancinginthecircle (Four Footed Fotos)

A capacity field of 14, plus two also-eligibles, were entered for the $400,000 Alcibiades, a 1 1/16-mile Polytrack test for two-year-old fillies on Friday's opening day at Keeneland.

In a wide-open betting race, the Alcibiades has attracted the top three from the Grade 3 Arlington-Washington Lassie -- Gold Edge, La Song and Dancinginthecircle.

Also entered are multiple stakes-winning Calder invader Rose to Gold, P.G. Johnson second and third Broken Spell and Tara From the Cape, and Grade 3 Natalma runner-up and fourth Spring in the Air and Kitten's Dumplings.

Grade 2 Adirondack third-placer Fully Living, Grade 3 Sorrento runner-up Speedinthruthecity, and Magical Moon, a sharp maiden winner in a Saratoga turf sprint last time, are other contenders in the race.

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