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2020 Travers Stakes Comes To FOX Richmond August 8th

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FOX Richmond will broadcast the Travers Stakes August 8th

The New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) and FOX Sports are excited to announce the return of the Travers Stakes to FOX from historic Saratoga Race Course.

First held in 1864, the Travers is the most prestigious stakes race for 3-year-olds outside of the Triple Crown series and the traditional centerpiece of the annual Saratoga meeting. The race is named for William R. Travers, the first president of Saratoga Race Course who won the inaugural running in 1864 with a horse named Kentucky. Coverage begins Saturday, August 8th at 5 p.m. on FOX Richmond.