I’ll Have Another scratched from Belmont

I’ll Have Another walks in the barn after a morning workout at Belmont Park on Friday. Enlarge photo

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I’ll Have Another walks in the barn after a morning workout at Belmont Park on Friday.

NEW YORK – I’ll Have Another’s bid for a Triple Crown ended with the shocking news that the colt was out of the Belmont Stakes due to a swollen left front tendon.

According to Dennis O’Neill, brother of trainer Doug O’Neill, the horse galloped Friday morning and after a veterinary scan, the tendon seemed “kind of tender.”

O’Neill told The Associated Press that, “the horse is sound and happy, but it’s not worth it.”

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