Purses rise in ‘levelized’ plan

Start at $350,000 per day

Posted: January 11, 2013 at 12:05 a.m.

An exercise rider heads to the track at Oaklawn Park as fans and horsemen prepare for the start of the track’s 56-day live racing season today. First post for the nine race card, the track’s earliest start ever, is 1 p.m.

Oaklawn Park’s 56-day live season begins at 1 p.m. today with changes.

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Sports, Pages 17 on 01/11/2013