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2 years ago

Derby-winning horse fails post-race drug test

Medina Spirit is trainer Bob Baffert’s fifth horse to fail a drug test in a year. He denied any wrongdoing. Medina Spirit was tested again to confirm the accuracy of the first test.
2 years ago
Derby-winning horse fails post-race drug test
2 years ago

Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit fails drug test, trainer says

Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit has tested positive for a banned race-day drug, its trainer announced.
2 years ago
Kentucky Derby winner fails drug test, trainer suspended
2 years ago

Horse that won Kentucky Derby fails post-race drug screening

The horse, Medina Spirit, could be disqualified and lose the title if further testing confirms the results.
2 years ago
Horse that won Kentucky Derby fails post-race drug screening
2 years ago

Kentucky Derby winner fails drug test: Trainer

Bob Baffert, a Hall of Fame trainer, announced that 2021 Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit had failed a post-race drug test, describing the result as a "complete injustice."
2 years ago
Kentucky Derby winner fails drug test: Trainer
3 years ago

Triple Crown winner failed drug test: Report

The New York Times reports that Justify, the horse that won all three major races in 2018, failed a drug test a month before the Kentucky Derby.
3 years ago
Triple Crown winner failed drug test: Report
4 years ago

Another horse dies at Santa Anita racetrack, marking 24 in six months

It's the first equine fatality since March 31.
4 years ago
Another horse dies at Santa Anita racetrack, marking 24 in six months
4 years ago

Kentucky Derby winner Country House will not race in Preakness Stakes due to health

Kentucky Derby winner Country House will not race in the Preakness Stakes due to health concerns, according to its trainer.
4 years ago
Kentucky Derby winner will not race in Preakness Stakes due to health concerns
4 years ago

Winning Kentucky Derby jockey says lane-interference violation was right call

Flavien Prat rode Country House with 65-1 odds in the 145th Kentucky Derby.
4 years ago
Winning Kentucky Derby jockey says lane-interference violation was right call
4 years ago

Kentucky Derby champion jockey reacts to controversial win

Flavien Prat speaks out about his victory with Country House after the first-place winner, Maximum Security, was disqualified.
4 years ago
Kentucky Derby champion jockey reacts to controversial win
4 years ago

Country House wins at Kentucky Derby after Maximum Security's historic disqualification

Country House's jockey objected Maximum Security's win, claiming that the horse "veered out of his path in the final turn."
4 years ago
Country House wins at Kentucky Derby after 1st on-track DQ in race's history
4 years ago

Justify leads wire to wire at Belmont to win the Triple Crown

Justify charged out of the gate and never gave up the lead, powering his way to victory at the Belmont Stakes to become just the 13th horse to win the Triple Crown.
4 years ago
Justify leads wire to wire at Belmont to win the Triple Crown
7 years ago

Preakness Day: 2 Horses Die, Jockey Injured in First Few Races

The injured jockey suffered a clavicle fracture.
7 years ago
2 Horses Die, Jockey Injured on Preakness Day
7 years ago

Exaggerator Wins the Preakness; Nyquist Finishes Third

There will be no Triple Crown winner this year.
7 years ago
Exaggerator Wins the Preakness; Nyquist Finishes Third
7 years ago

Nyquist Wins Kentucky Derby

The horse - the pre-race favorite - remains undefeated.
7 years ago
Nyquist Wins Kentucky Derby
7 years ago

Undefeated Champ Nyquist Expected to Win Kentucky Derby

Nyquist will make his run for the roses at Churchill Downs in the 142nd Kentucky Derby on Saturday.
7 years ago
Undefeated Champ Nyquist Expected to Win Kentucky Derby
7 years ago

Racehorses Get 'Second Chance' from New York Inmates

What happens to racehorses after life on the track?
7 years ago
How Retired Racehorses Get a 2nd Chance