No Triple Crown: I’ll Have Another Scratches From Belmont
By RICHARD ROSENBLATT, AP Sports Writer
NEW YORK (AP) _ I’ll Have Another’s bid for a Triple Crown ended with the shocking news that the colt was out of the Belmont Stakes due to a swollen left front tendon.
According to Dennis O’Neill, brother of trainer Doug O’Neill, the horse galloped Friday morning and after a veterinary scan, the tendon seemed “kind of tender.”
O’Neill told The Associated Press that, “the horse is sound and happy, but it’s not worth it.”
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