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Kentucky Derby: Omaha Beach will not run at Preakness or Belmont Stakes

Kentucky Derby: Omaha Beach will not run at Preakness or Belmont Stakes

Omaha Beach reportedly was coughing Wednesday morning, and an examination revealed an entrapped epiglottis - a breathing obstruction that compromises a horse's ability to breathe during exercise.

The condition was discovered after a cough and scope, Mandella told the track.

Omaha Beach impressed many with his winning performance in the Arkansas Derby.

A day after betting favorite Omaha Beach was scratched with an illness, Haikal became questionable with an abscess in his left front hoof, the Courier-Journal reported.

Here's a full explanation on entrapped epiglottis and how it's stopping Omaha Beach from competing this weekend.

Improbable and Roadster were installed as the co-second choices at 5-1, giving five-time Derby-winning trainer Bob Baffert the top three choices in the 20-horse field.

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"It's been a devastating thing, but we have to do what's right for the horse", said Mandella, who has never won the Derby.

The third of four 30-minute episodes features a visit with Mike Smith and the owners of Albaugh Family Stables, who are aiming to have a Kentucky Derby participant for a fourth consecutive year.

Kentucky Derby entrant Game Winner runs during a workout at Churchill Downs Wednesday.

The 2019 Triple Crown gets underway on Saturday afternoon with the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby on Saturday from Churchill Downs in Lexington, Ky. 'The good news is it wasn't anything that is life-threatening'.

Beyond the Triple Crown, NBC Sports broadcasts some of the most important and prestigious events in all of horse racing.

"I'm all in with Flo", he said. That would likely be too swift of a timeline for the colt to return to racing, particularly without training.


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