Oxbow Likely Out for Remainder of Year

by | 08.17.2013 | 9:30am
Oxbow charges to victory in 2013 Preakness Stakes
Oxbow charges to victory in 2013 Preakness Stakes

Calumet Farm's Oxbow, winner of the G1 Preakness Stakes and runner-up to Palace Malice in the G1 Belmont, will likely miss the remainder of the year due to an on-going ankle issue.

According to a report in the Blood-Horse, trainer D. Wayne Lukas indicated Aug. 16 that the 3-year-old colt by Awesome Again would not be pushed to get back to the races, and would instead be aimed at a 4-year-old campaign.

Oxbow suffered the ankle injury when finishing fourth in the G1 William Hill Haskell Invitational July 27.

Read more in the Blood-Horse

  • Mimi Hunter

    Best Wishes and hope for a complete recovery.

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