Ticker
  • Proctor's Ledge (6-1), with first-time Lasix, rolls on the turf in the Lake George.Posted 13 hours ago
  • Dream It Is (4-1) romps in the Grade 3 Schuylerville at Saratoga.Posted 13 hours ago
  • Indycott (7-5) wins the opener, as they're off at Saratoga!Posted 17 hours ago
  • Bowies Hero (3-1) much the best in the Oceanside Stakes on opening day at Del Mar.Posted 2 days ago
  • Irap (7-5) romps home a big winner of the Indiana Derby.Posted 6 days ago
  • Eagle (5-2) rides the rail to victory in the Schaefer Memorial.Posted 6 days ago
  • West Coast (2-5) powers home nicely in the Los Alamitos Derby.Posted 6 days ago
  • Songbird (1-9) wins the Delaware Handicap by only a length.Posted 6 days ago
  • Disco Partner (7-5) runs away from his Forbidden Apple competition.Posted 6 days ago
  • Frostmourne (1-2) turns the Kent Stakes into his own private party.Posted 6 days ago
Saratoga and Del Mar 2017

Freak accident nearly ends jockey's career

...in the case of Jeffery Burningham, the injury that nearly ended his career didn't happen at the race track.

Burningham very nearly lost his career (and perhaps his life) while doing a fairly common household chore — namely, trimming a tree.

His injuries were extensive and profound. He had broken ribs and a hip that was busted in two places. Worse yet, he had broken his back.
Read More

 

comments powered by Disqus

Older Comments about Freak accident nearly ends jockey's career...

Nice to see Jeff Burningham back and winning races at LAD.

Related Pages

Related Stories

Top Stories