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The threat of equine influenza took the horse racing world by storm this year as an above-average number of infections cancelled races in the United Kingdom. Nike Mens Air Zoom Barracuda Football Cleats 16 White Navy bluee 306083-104 NEWIt was the first time in 15 years that horse races were canceled for flu concerns.
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