02/03/2015 1:16PM

New York winter no match for El Kabeir


ELMONT, N.Y. – Snow was falling lightly at Belmont Park last Friday morning, but it was much better weather for training horses than what lay ahead. On Saturday, temperatures took a nosedive, and winds escalated to the point where racing eight miles away at Aqueduct was canceled for the eighth time in 24 days.