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August 1, 2012
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Azures Vision wins G2 Western States Futurity

AURORA, Colorado - Dashing out of the number one gate, Azures Vision led the field to win the Grade 2 Western States Futurity on July 7 at Arapahoe Park in Aurora.

The 2-year-old sorrel solid Paint-bred stallion is sired by Visionarian AQHA and out of Azure Treasure. The stallion is owned by Jesus Guerrero of Commerce City, and was bred by the Painted Pitchfork Ranch of Rifle.

His first race and first win, Azures Vision took home $6,912 and finished the 350-yard race with a time of 18.52 seconds. Trained by Manuel Orozco, Azures Vision was ridden by jockey Fernando Rojas.

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