On This Date In History...
Twenty-five years ago today, Locust Hill Farm's Ruffian suffered a life-ending leg injury and was pulled up by jockey Jacinto Vasquez during a match race with Kentucky Derby winner Foolish Pleasure at Belmont Park. The
by Blood-Horse Staff
Date Posted: 7/7/2000 8:17:15 AM
undefeated filly was euthanized the following day. The filly's life and her injury were profiled recently in The Blood-Horse magazine June 24.
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