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Jason Servis/ Jorge Navarro arrested for doping   Horse Racing

Started 3/9/20 by Amy (1pony); 19408 views.
Amy (1pony)
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From: Amy (1pony)

3/10/20

Unfortunately you can’t test for it because it’s not one drug it’s a compounded drug that on its own is totally legal and does nothing to enhance the runner. But compounding it makes it a PED.

Yes I am sure the horse will be thoroughly looked over, I just think in KY at a farm is the best place to send him for a short period of time.

gerchgo

From: gerchgo

3/10/20

Maybe he does better in the track setting? I think there will be many discussions to see if they allow him to keep his wins? Going forward we’ll see if he can still run like he did or if they retire him if training is not up to Baffert’s standard. But what does that do to his stud plan’s ?

Amy (1pony)
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From: Amy (1pony)

3/10/20

In the wake of yesterday’s indictment, my two horses under the care of Jorge will be picked up today. Amalfi Queen will be retired from racing and become a broodmare in KY and Ripper Magoo will be sent to Brad Cox

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Amy (1pony)
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From: Amy (1pony)

3/10/20

Good question what does Coolmore do?

Amy (1pony)
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From: Amy (1pony)

3/10/20

Saudi is still being quiet, with no drug test positive to be able to declare MS out how do you overturn the race?

what a mess

Amy (1pony)
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From: Amy (1pony)

3/10/20

Brad Cox is getting a fair amount of horses over this

CathyMcNY

From: CathyMcNY

3/10/20

 

Not sure if the article was updated, but it indicates Maximum Security will be sent to Dell Ridge farm in KY for turnout after he completes quarantine.

When I saw the headlines yesterday, it made my stomach turn.  I had seen whispers in comment sections about Jason Servis juicing his horses and always hoped they weren’t true.

So very sad.

Amy (1pony)
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From: Amy (1pony)

3/10/20

Thanks for bringing that to my attention it wasn’t in there this morning when I posted the article. I am glad MS will go for some turnout time before shipping to Baffert. 
 

It is a horrible situation for sure and all I can say is I hope there are no more trainers out there using this stuff. 
 

Racing needs one governing body and we need to go to NO Drugs period. Hopefully that will happen and soon before Racing is banned in the US.

Amy (1pony)
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From: Amy (1pony)

3/10/20

Interesting developments Michael Dubb said his horses would be dispersed to trainers Chad Brown, Brad Cox, Christophe Clement, Mike Maker, Todd Pletcher, and Rob Atras.

Dubb said he was in no rush to run any of the 20 horses, even after they land in new barns.

"I wouldn't want to enter the horses anytime soon," he said. "I want to regroup with these horses. I want the trainers to take their time with the horses and make sure they are comfortable with running them

Brad Cox says he will not accept any runners previously with Navarro

https://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/articles/238976/maximum-security-headed-to-bafferts-barn

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