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Medina Spirit, Kentucky Derby First-Place Finisher, Dies during Training

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 2021-12-06

Cover picture for the articleAn ongoing legal battle to determine the winner of Kentucky Derby 147 has taken a dramatic left turn. The horse at the center of the controversy, Medina Spirit, has died. Dr. Jeff Blea of the California Horse Racing Board confirmed that Medina Spirit died suddenly today after working five furlongs at...

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Nancy Busso
12-06

Horse racing is animal cruelty! Animals were not put on this earth for our entertainment…..we were put on this earth as their guardians!! 🐴

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Guest
12-07

I hope they autopsy him. I have no doubt they'll find steroids. Horses are natural runners. It's unusual for a young horse to keel over and die of a heart attack. Rest in Peace Medina Spirit.

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Weezy46
12-06

Horses love to run..it is in their blood...it is not animal cruelty. Check out the wild mustangs have you ever seen them standing around. Horses are not cattle...Rest Easy Medina Spirit..

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