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Cornelio Velasquez suspended for seven days

February 23, 1997

NEW YORK (AP) _ Jockey Cornelio Velasquez was suspended for seven days by Aqueduct stewards Sunday for careless riding.

Velasquez was set down for his ride aboard Rumbo al Este in Saturday’s sixth race. Rumbo al Este was disqualified from fifth place and placed sixth in the field of seven.

Velasquez’s suspension will go from Monday through Sunday.

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