Trainer Shannon Ritter told reporters today that she had noticed an injury after Endorsement's workout this morning and after X-rays, showed a fracture of the front right ankle. The colt will have surgery in the next few days but it is unclear as to whether this is career-threatening according to WinStar racing manager Elliott Walden.
Additionally, Interactif will not be running in the Kentucky Derby. These two defections make room for Backtalk and Make Music for Me to enter the field.
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