West ‘Not Looking At The Belmont’ With Maximum Security; Haskell The ‘Primary Goal’ – Horse Racing News

by | 05.19.2019 | 9:04pm

A fan holds up a sign urging Maximum Security to leave for the Preakness as he schools in the paddock at Monmouth Park in Oceanport, New Jersey on Saturday May 18, 2019.

Owner Gary West told bloodhorse.com that his Maximum Security is officially not under consideration for the 2019 Belmont Stakes. The disqualified first-place finisher in the Kentucky Derby, trained by John Servis, schooled in the paddock for his fans at Monmouth Park on Saturday.

“We are not looking at the Belmont because (trainer Jason Servis) says Maximum Security needs more time to fully recover,” said West. “The Haskell (July 20) is our…

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