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2,000 Wins For US Trainer Mel Stute
US trainer Mel Stute notched his 2,000th winner when 2YO gelding Score For Fun led all-the-way to cruise home by 5.75-lengths at Hollywood Park in California. Stute, 83, saddled his 1st winner Egg Nog in 1947 at Portland Meadows & is best known for winning the 1986 Gr1 Preakness Stakes & Gr1 Santa Anita Derby with Snow Chief.