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Mr. Vegas lights up field with win in Fair Grounds feature
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It has been a good start to 2012 for horses which received their early training in Camden.Last Saturday, Mr. Vegas, a graduate of Donna Freyer’s Custom Care Equine, won for the third start in a row by taking the $100,000 Colonel E. R. Bradley Stakes (Gr. III) at the Fair Grounds in New Orleans. This was the first graded stakes victory for the 5-year-old gelding which is being pointed for a summer of graded stakes races.Ridden by Miguel Mena for trainer Richard Scherer, Mr. Vegas showed the way from start to finish in a seven-horse field to win by 1½-lengths over Dubious Miss.