Street Cry Injured; Will Miss Kentucky Derby
Updated: Sunday, April 22, 2001 6:02 PM
Posted: Sunday, April 22, 2001 4:35 PM
Photo: Anne Eberhardt
Godolphin Racing's Street Cry has sustained an injury that will knock him out of the Kentucky Derby.
Godolphin Racing's Street Cry has sustained an injury to his right front ankle and will not contest the Kentucky Derby, according to an announcement on Godolphin's Website. The exact nature of the injury to the 3-year-old son of Machiavellian or how long he will be out of training were not revealed in the announcement.
Bred by his owner, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum, Street Cry has won or placed in all seven career starts and earned the equivalent of $805,200. In his final Derby prep, Street Cry finished second to stablemate Express Tour in the UAE Derby.
Godolphin did not provide any details on the Derby status of Express Tour, who has missed some training since he arrived in Kentucky.
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