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2020 Louisiana Million Futurity(RG1) Preview- Episode 2(VIDEO)

Trainer Lanny Keith will send out Tee Zo in Saturday's $1-million LQHBA Louisiana Million Futurity(RG1) at Evangeline Downs.

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OPELOUSAS, LA—DECEMBER 18, 2020— continues its webcast coverage of the 2020 Louisiana Million Weekend on and on Facebook. StallioneSearch is in Opelousas, Louisiana for the 2020 running of the $1-Million event, as well as the $276,825 LQHBA Breeders' Derby coverage.

On this episode,'s Greg Thompson talks with trainer Lanny Keith about the second-fastest qualifier, Tee Zo, going into Saturday's LQHBA Million Futurity(RG1).

Owned by Joseph Landreneau, Tee Zo also qualified for the $475,851 LQHBA Sales Futurity(RG1) last October. The bay filly will be going to post in her second consecutive restricted Grade 1 race this season.

Keith was victorious in the LQHBA Million Futurity(RG1) in 2016 with TF Racee Runaway, who went onto earning $536,586 in his career before retiring from the racetrack.

CLICK HERE to watch: Louisiana Million Futurity(RG1) Preview- Episode 2.

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Coverage of the 2020 Louisiana Million Weekend at Evangeline Downs is co-sponsored on by two sires standing at the Louisiana Center For Equine Reproduction, Mr Piloto and The Louisiana Cartel, as well as the thoroughbred sire Imperial Hint.

Mr Piloto is by Mr Jess Perry, and is the winner of the 2010 All American Futurity(G1). The millionaire produced a stakes winner in his first crop to race, and has gone on to sire such runners as LQHBA Louisiana Million Futurity(G1) winner Mpshinning, and the multiple Grade 1 placed Ed O.

The Louisiana Cartel was the leading 2nd crop sire of earners of 2016, and is currently in the top-20 of sire list of earners for 2020. The son of Corona Cartel, The Louisiana Cartel has produced such runners as All American Derby(G1) winner Ec Jet One, and the G1 winning Mi Amor Secreto.

Thoroughbred stallion Imperial Hint enters stud duty in 2021 in Louisiana, with semen available to Quarter Horse mares through the Louisiana Center For Equine Reproduction in Opelousas. Imperial Hint is the track-record holder for 6 furlongs at the historic Saratoga Racecourse in 1:07.92. Imperial Hint is a four-time G1 winner and earned $2,209,055.

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