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Mylute set to run in Preakness under Napravnik

Updated: May 11, 2013, 3:36 PM ET
Associated Press

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Mylute will run in next weekend's Preakness Stakes, giving Rosie Napravnik a chance to become the first female jockey to win the middle jewel of the Triple Crown.

Trainer Tom Amoss says he talked with Mylute's owners, and they decided to take on Kentucky Derby winner Orb next Saturday at Pimlico. Mylute finished fifth in the Derby, giving Napravnik the highest finish by a woman rider in that race.

It's a return home for Napravnik, who began her riding career at ...

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