Positive Spirit ‘OK,’ ‘Sound’ After Clipping Heels In Kentucky Oaks – Horse Racing News

by | 05.04.2019 | 11:12am

Outriders Greg Blasi (right) and Lee Lockwood catch Positive Spirit after she clipped heels at the start of the Kentucky Oaks.

The Rodolphe Brisset-trained Positive Spirit has recovered from her spill at the beginning of Friday’s Kentucky Oaks (GI), and was in good order in her barn early Saturday morning at Churchill Downs.

The Michael J. Ryan and Gerry Dilger-owned half-sister to Kentucky Derby (GI) winner Always Dreaming and Spinaway (GI) winner Hot Dixie Chick clipped heels with champion Jaywalk less than a sixteenth of a mile into the nine-furlong affair, tumbling and unseating jockey Manny Franco in…

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