The Week in Racing

Chart notes (Equibase) from American racetracks last week:

Miss Nobility “vanned off” at Zia
Hazel Meadow “vanned off” at Mountaineer
Half of Tip Tap “fell over a fallen foe…vanned off” at Delta
Saint Dansant “fell over a fallen foe” at Delta
Lyrics to My Song “took a bad step…vanned off” at Remington
Jennyway U Want It “vanned off” at Del Mar
Realta Ean “vanned off” at Hawthorne
Aj Kiss My Corona “vanned off” at Lone Star
Song for Jade “jumped the rail, injured, vanned off” at Los Alamitos
Hy Brasil “took a bad step…then was euthanized afterwards” at Aqueduct
Calebs Lucky Charm “came back bleeding from the nose” at Charles Town
Candy for Sharon “returned bleeding from the nose” at Charles Town
Friesan Gal “got hurt…vanned off” at Penn
Jazzy Bono “vanned off” at Turf
Exponentially “bled, vanned off” at Turf
Patentar “vanned off” at Aqueduct
Prohibition “bad step, vanned off” at Del Mar – subsequently confirmed dead
Daddy’s Pride “vanned off” at Gulfstream W
That Rico “vanned off” at Los Alamitos
Bistro Lights “vanned off” at Turf


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  1. Ah yes, the delightful Chart notes….

    Fell over a fallen foe

    Came back bleeding…..

    Got hurt

    Put in an ambulance

    Confirmed dead

    One would think that this was a scene in a wartime battlefield – wouldn’t one….?

    And yes, these racehorses go out to run whilst at the same time fighting for their lives with a good chance of suffering injury or death.

    The horror story continues with death after death after death.

    And the horseracing industry carries on regardless.

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