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Jockey's and Trainer's Thread   Horse Racing

Started 3/9/12 by SmittyCat3; 439564 views.
Amy (1pony)
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From: Amy (1pony)

3/7/20

3 days of racing and the small fields is a concern to me as a fan. The cost of living is high in Ca so I do not blame him for making the move and wish him luck!

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

3/7/20

I wonder what will happen. 
 

gerchgo

From: gerchgo

3/8/20

15 horses die in barn fire, a GoFundMe page is included in article. So very sad, RIP sweet horses:(

https://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/articles/238949/crane-thoroughbreds-loses-15-horses-in-barn-fire

Derby132

From: Derby132

3/9/20

Tom WinterVerified account @Tom_Winter 27m27 minutes ago

NBC News: Federal prosecutors and the FBI in New York to hold a press conference at 11am today to announce charges against 27 people in the professional horse racing industry (including vets and trainers) in a scheme to allegedly illegally dope racehorses.

Among those charged is trainer Jorge Navarro....

  • Edited March 9, 2020 10:01 am  by  Derby132
Derby132

From: Derby132

3/9/20

Ray Paulick @raypaulick 3h3 hours ago

   Multiple sources tell Paulick Report that FBI agents have raided specific barns at Calder (Gulfstream Park West) in Miami and Palm Meadows training center in Boynton Beach FL around 5 am this morning. Ongoing ...

Derby132

From: Derby132

3/9/20

Lots of speculation on twitter that Servis is also involved.

Derby132

From: Derby132

3/9/20

More Than Two Dozen Charged in Horse Racing Doping Scheme

Among those charged was Jason Servis, the trainer of Maximum Security.

Federal prosecutors announced charges on Monday against more than two dozen racehorse trainers, veterinarians and drug distributors in a wide-ranging series of indictments that laid out a corrupt scheme to secretly dope horses and cheat the betting public in what has become a $100 billion global industry.

Among the 27 people charged was Jason Servis, the trainer of Maximum Security, one of the best racehorses in the world. He covertly administered performance-enhancing drugs “to virtually all the racehorses under his control,” the indictment charged, adding that from February 2018 to February 2020 he entered horses in more than 1,000 races.

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/09/sports/horse-racing-doping.html

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