Jockey Javier Castellano, who tested positive for the novel coronavirus, has completed his two-week quarantine in Florida and was given the green light to return home to New York Tuesday, according to the Daily Racing Form.
Castellano said he still feels well and never experienced any symptoms of COVID-19.
The jockey told writer David Grening that he will be spending time with his wife and three children. He will miss the Grade 1 Apple Blossom but is exploring what health protocols Oaklawn Park would require for him to ride on Arkansas Derby weekend, which will take place the first weekend in May.
Read more at the Daily Racing Form
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