It was the day after in the John Shirreffs barn Sunday morning, but
the afterglow from Zenyatta winning her 18th straight race Saturday was
apparent on the trainer, his staff and his super mare.
“People ask me what it’s like with her, and I just tell them they
have to experience it because it’s not just the race, it’s everything
that goes into it,” Shirreffs said, adding that Zenyatta came out of
her win in the Clement L. Hirsch in good health. “She’s just a star, a
rock star. I have never seen a horse like her or been around one like