Horse Racing News on November 29, 2011
Posted 11/29/11 9:04 AM by Marty McGee
General Quarters, the two-time Grade 1 winner who made his septuagenarian owner-trainer one of the most popular Kentucky Derby stories of recent years, was retired Monday after finishing last of 13 in the Clark Handicap.
Posted 11/29/11 8:54 AM by Matt Hegarty
John Veitch was dismissed as chief state steward for the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission on Monday, according to his lawyer.
Posted 11/29/11 5:08 AM by Associated Press
The French Jockeys Association says a 21-year-old apprentice jockey has died after falling during a race.