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Grade 3 Winner Irish Surf Retired

Irish Surf, a son of the champion mare Surfside and an 8 1/4-length, gate-to-wire winner of the 2014 Cougar II Handicap (G3) at Del Mar, has been retired from racing due to a tendon injury discovered after a routine workout Dec 31.

Quezon Cruises to La Verdad Victory

Marc Keller's Quezon stayed comfortably off the pace, gained the lead in the stretch, and cruised to a 4 1/4-length win in the first running of the $100,000 La Verdad for New York-bred filly and mare sprinters Jan. 19 at Aqueduct Racetrack.