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From the archives: the running of the Arlington Million

Photo from the 1981 Arlington Million.  |  File photo
Jambalaya winning the Arlington Million on Aug. 11, 2007. Jockey Robby Albarado is up.  |  File photo
Jockey Victor Espinoza smiles atop The Tin Man after winning the 24th running of the Arlington Million at Arlington Park, Saturday, Aug. 12, 2006, in Arlington Heights, Ill. | AP Photo/Jeff Roberson
Jockey David Flores, riding Sulamani, left, looks down at Gary Stevens, who fell from Storming Home as Jose Valdivia Jr. tries to maneuver Honor of War out of the way at the end of the Arlington Million, Saturday, Aug. 16, 2003, in Arlington Heights, Ill. Stevens fell from Storming Home after he had crossed the finish line, but the horse was disqualified and Sulamani was declared the winner.  |  AP Photo/Brian Kersey
Ramon A. Dominguez , right, aboard Little Mike, pulls away from James Graham, aboard Willcox Inn, during the Arlington Million horse race at Arlington Park, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012, in Arlington Heights, Ill.  |  AP Photo/Jim Prisching
Carol Lind Lind of Chicago wipes away tears of joy yesterday as she receives the Budweiser- Arlington Million queen's crown from former titleholder Sally Ann Mueller, at right is first runner-up Maureen Malloy of Elk Grove village. Tom Finch (center). Arlington Park director of promotions. Emceed the ceremonies heralding the Aug. 25, 1985 running of the Million horse race.  |  File photo
The 22nd annual Arlington Million field rounds the first turn Saturday afternoon, Aug. 14, 2004 at Arlington Park. For the second year in a row the race ended with a disqualification, leaving Kent Desormeaux and Kicken kris (3rd from right, green and light blue silks) with an Arlington Million victory. |  Michael R. Schmidt~for Sun-Times Media
Judi Duchossois of Barrington Hills and her daughter, Dayle Duchossois, watch the Beverly D race at the Arlington Million in 2004.  |  File photo
William Thayer, senior vice president/racing, congratulates jockey Jerry Bailey, right, after Bailey won the Arlington Million at Arlington Park, Saturday, Aug. 17, 2002, in Arlington Heights, Ill.  |  AP Photo/Carlos T. Miranda
Ron Pollard, bookie from Great Britain. In town for the 1981 Arlington Million.  |  File photo

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Horse racing fans will pack Arlington Park in Arlington Heights Saturday, Aug. 17 for the 31st annual Arlington Million. Take a look at photos from Arlington Million races of years past. 

Will you be at the races? Share your photos with us! Email them to heather.leszczewicz@wrapports.com.

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