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Jimmy Bell, president of Godolphin USA, stated Monday that after spiking a fever someday within the final week, the Medaglia d’Oro colt is “again galloping, doing positive.”
Calling the timing “just a little unlucky,” he stated, “it simply makes it’s important to form of reassess what the next step is.”
And that reassessment is at the least just a little method off for Prevalence, who’s educated by Brendan Walsh.
“We’ll get him again on the work tab and simply take it from there,” Bell stated. “It isn’t too early, not too late, so we’ll simply see the place we get to. He is going inform us anyway. Brendan will work him quickly, we hope, and we’ll decide after that.”
Bell stated he and Walsh would have “taken a glance” if a 1 1/16-mile allowance race was provided. “In any other case, had he educated effectively, the Fountain of Youth would have been a critical consideration.”
The Grade 2 Fountain of Youth will probably be held Saturday at Gulfstream.
In his debut, Prevalence lined 7 furlongs in 1:23.0 beneath a hand experience, incomes an 89 Beyer Pace Determine. That was sufficient to place him in a tie for sixth alternative within the present Nevada futures, at a finest worth of 20-1.
Till the setback, Prevalence “couldn’t have been happier,” Bell stated. “He simply got here out of his race in tremendous order. And actually, you recognize, till you get these little unexpected hiccups every part was good. That is, within the grand scheme of issues, pretty minor.”