The final Arlington Million takes place this Saturday

Bob Sirott

FILE – In this May 10, 2000 file photo, freshly planted flowers spell out “Arlington” at the main entrance to Arlington International Race Course in Arlington Heights, Ill. Arlington is among hundreds of tracks a trio of horse racing fans who have made a hobby out of traveling the country to visit different horse tracks are proud to say they have on their list. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)

Tony Petrillo, president of Arlington International Racecourse and S.V.P. of Churchill Downs, Inc., joined Bob Sirott and Dave Eanet to preview the final Arlington Million, which is taking place this Saturday at Arlington International Racecourse. Tony talked about how they will pay tribute to the Duchossois family, some of the changes you will see from previous Millions, and whether horses from overseas will be competing. For those interested in attending, Arlington Racecourse is offering 25 percent off box seat purchases with the discount code: WGN25

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