who was vanned off the course after running second to Winchester in Saturday’s Grade 1 Sword
Dancer, was reported to be doing fine Sunday morning and en route back to
“He’s good,” said trainer Ian Black by phone.
“He cooled out fine and this morning he was fine. I think he must have
taken a bad step or something and [jockey Emma-Jayne Wilson] was just being
super careful. He didn’t need any medication and he was sound and fine to
ship this morning, so he’s on his way home.”
The 7-year-old Ontario-bred has a record of 14-10-4 from 41 starts with
earnings of more than $2 million.