07/21/2014 3:32PM

Samraat’s injury takes pace out of Dandy


SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – On Sunday, trainer Rick Violette revealed that Samraat, winner of the Withers and Gotham stakes at Aqueduct during the winter, would miss the remainder of his 3-year-old season due to a stress fracture in his right shin. The injury was detected a day after Samraat worked four furlongs at Saratoga in preparation for the Jim Dandy.