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Kingsley collects two wins in Atlanta Steeplechase
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CAMDEN TRAINER ARCH KINGSLEY gave jockey Willie McCarthy the leg up aboard a pair of winners Saturday in Atlanta. - photo by Photo by Tom Didato
Hall of Fame trainer and part-time Camden resident Jonathan Sheppard’s Sergeant Karakorum moved on pacesetter Lake Placid before the final fence of the $40,000 Georgia Cup and pulled away to a five-length victory over Wantan in the feature race of the 47th annual Atlanta Steeplechase in Kingston on Saturday.The afternoon of four steeplechase races and one on the flat was a big day for Camden-based trainer Arch Kingsley, whose jumpers won the first two chases of the day before taking a second in the fourth chase.In the feature, Mede Cahaba Stable’s Class Indian, trained in Camden by Lilith Boucher and ridden by her husband Richard, finished third. Irvin S. Naylor’s Lake Placid held on for fourth. Dr. Wheat finished fifth.