Delta Downs releases stakes schedule

The Associated PressJuly 18, 2014 

— Delta Downs Racetrack has released its 2014-15 Thoroughbred stakes schedule.

The track will offer a total of 32 stakes races during its 88-day season that runs from October 15, 2014 through March 14, 2015. Total purse money offered during the series of top-notch events will be $4.6 million.

The annual highlight of the season will come on Saturday, November 22 when the track hosts the 12th edition of Jackpot Day featuring the $1 million Delta Downs Jackpot for 2-year-olds competing at 1-1/16 miles. Jackpot Day will include eight stakes races in all and total purse money of more than $2.3 million.

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