Starlight Racing's Algorithms, winner of the Grade 3 Holly Bull in his most
recent start January 29, has been retired.
Undefeated in three starts including his five-length win in the Holy Bull at
Gulfstream Park, which earned the colt an impressive 105 BRIS Speed Rating, the
son of Bernardini was considered an early favorite for this year's classics
before he fractured a splint bone in his front right leg. The colt was scratched
from the Grade 2 Fountain of Youth Stakes the morning of the race February 26
and underwent surgery at Ocala (Florida) Equine Hospital in late February.
After receiving the green light from veterinarians after a seven month rehab
the colt returned to Belmont Park September 11. The decision to retire him came
after it was discovered the previous injury had been aggravated during routine