Examples of backstretch in a Sentence
The horses are in the backstretch.
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As Arawak faded, Flameaway took the lead along the backstretch before Good Magic pulled even on the turn.
Justify has been the talk of the backstretch with a 9½-length win in his debut and a couple of bullet workouts.
To understand Wesch, one simply needs to walk with him through Del Mar’s backstretch barns.
The aging Colvin Grandstand along the backstretch will receive the most attention with its hard-to-sit-on metal benches being swapped out for more comfortable seating, Tharp said.
With 96 laps remaining, leader Ryan Blaney seemed to make a move to block Elliott on the backstretch.
Chevy and sent it into the outside wall on the backstretch.
The filly, who was bred in France, was kept well off of the pace by jockey Jose Ortiz down the backstretch but began a furious run in the stretch.
Runaway Ghost led through the backstretch and entering the far turn McKinzie started to make his move.
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Definition of backstretch for English Language Learners
: the far side of a racetrack : the side of a track that is opposite to the homestretch
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