What drug did Medina Spirit test positive for?

What drug did Medina Spirit test positive for?

Medina Spirit’s initial sample after the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs showed 21 picograms of betamethasone, over the legal limit in Kentucky racing, and Robertson said the second test confirmed findings of the substance at 25 picograms.

Who won the 109th Kentucky Derby?

Six months ago, Sunny’s Halo was a crippled and sour colt who had no supporters except the trainer who had staked his career on him. Today, he won the 109th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs.

Who won the Kentucky Derby today 2021?

Medina Spirit
2021 Kentucky Derby/Winners

Who won the Preakness 2021?

2021 Preakness Stakes/Winners

What is the latest on Medina Spirit?

Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit faces disqualification after a second drugs test came back positive for a prohibited substance. The lawyer for Medina Spirit’s trainer, Bob Baffert, confirmed on Wednesday that a split-sample came back positive for the presence of the steroid betamethasone.

What is the status of Medina Spirit?

Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit faces disqualification after second failed drug test. The New York Times reported Wednesday a split sample of Medina Spirit’s drug test following the Kentucky Derby confirmed the presence of betamethasone, further jeopardizing the horse’s status as the winner of the Run for the Roses …

What year did Shergar win the Derby?

Shergar’s going-away Epsom Derby victory of 1981. Before becoming part of folklore, or reduced to a shabby punchline, Shergar was one of the finest racehorses of the last half-century.

What happened at the Kentucky Derby 2021?

The 2021 Kentucky Derby winner, Medina Spirit, failed a drug test after the race, putting a new stain on a sport troubled by doping problems and placing thoroughbred horse racing’s most recognizable personality, the Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert, under uncomfortable scrutiny.

Who came in 2nd in the Kentucky Derby 2021?

Kentucky Derby finish order

Order Horse
1 Medina Spirit
2 Mandaloun
3 Hot Rod Charlie
4 Essential Quality

What did the Preakness pay 2021?

What is the Preakness Stakes purse in 2021? This year’s Preakness Stakes purse is $1 million. This is the second year in a row the purse has been reduced; It was $1.5 million in 2020, a decrease from a record $1.65 million in 2019.

What race number is the Preakness 2021?

It is the 13th race on the schedule, and is scheduled to start at approximately 6:47 p.m. ET. It will air live on NBC Sports Network, and can be live streamed at NBCSports.com/live.