Keyword: barker

  • Fighting EPO Use Proving a Tough Fight

    Though testing for the blood-doping agent erythropoietin (EPO) remains in its infant stages, a view into the prevalence of the drug on North America's backstretches is beginning to come into focus.

  • NYRA Stewards Hand Trainer 60-Day Suspension

    Trainer Edward Barker was suspended for 60 days after The Conquerer tested positive for a prohibited substance following a third-place finish in a race in mid-January at Aqueduct.