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BC-Kentucky Sports Digest

Posted at 2:23 PM, Jun 13, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-13 14:23:13-04

Here’s a look at how AP’s sports coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the desk. News editor Scott Stroud can be reached at sstroud@ap.org. A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. All times are Eastern.

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Thoroughbred Racing:

MAXIMUM SECURITY

OCEANPORT, N.J. _ Maximum Security will race this weekend for the first time since being disqualified in the Kentucky Derby. The Jason Servis-trained colt was among six 3-year-olds entered Thursday for the $150,000 Pegasus Stakes at Monmouth Park on Sunday. SENT: 150 words. UPCOMING: Will be updated.

Also:

_COLLEGE CORRUPTION, from Orlando, Fla.: A key NCAA official says six schools are going to be facing allegations of Level I violations as early as next month, the next turn of the screw in the college basketball corruption scandal. SENT: 200 words.

_ALI MURAL VANDALIZED, from Louisville: A vandal has painted the words “racist,” ”antisemitic” and “homophobe” on a mural of boxing champ Muhammad Ali in Kentucky. SENT: 120 words.

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