07/07/2017 2:40PM

Classic Empire's readiness for Haskell in question


LOUISVILLE, Ky. – If Classic Empire makes the July 30 Haskell at Monmouth Park, he will do so without a lot of training time to spare. Scratched from the June 10 Belmont Stakes with a foot abscess, his subsequent training has fallen behind schedule, trainer Mark Casse said Friday.