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Roundup: Winning Cause takes Lexington Stakes win

Winning Cause won the $200,000 Lexington Stakes at Keeneland on Saturday to give trainer Todd Pletcher perhaps another Kentucky Derby qualifier.

Pletcher’s next move is deciding whether the 3-year-old will join top contender Verrazano and several other of the trainer’s horses in the Derby on May 4.

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