Rizeena would have been seeking to reaffirm Brittain's unwavering belief in her following a disappointing seventh in the 1,000 Guineas at Newmarket earlier this month, but she burst a blood vessel
at exercise on the Al Bahathri Polytrack yesterday morning.
"They say after a horse has burst a blood vessel
it can just take a run for them to get their confidence back, and maybe that's the case."
The biggest clue to those Gold Cup performances came at Liverpool in 1997, when he burst a blood vessel
badly early on in a race.
Pop Prince Justin Timberlake looked like he was about to burst a blood vessel
at a basketball game in Los Angeles.
A south Wales TV producer who crashed his car into a wall was later found to have burst a blood vessel
in his brain.
But his dreams were shattered when he burst a blood vessel
in his leg.
Pipe was also upbeat despite the reverse, saying, "He's burst a blood vessel
and Tony has just eased him home once he knew there was a problem.
Ned Kelly was subsequently found to have burst a blood vessel
Venetia Williams, trainer of Nobunaga "He burst a blood vessel
last time but he still ran well.
"We've scoped him since and he's scoped really dirty and he burst a blood vessel
as well, so he's got loads of excuses.
"Horses that have burst definitely carry a bit of a stigma with them," says Evan Williams, who trained Deep Purple to win three Grade 2 chases having previously burst a blood vessel
. "People don't like it, perhaps because it's so unsightly and very dramatic."
Deirdre looks like she might burst a blood vessel
every time she opens her mouth and I can't even bring myself to talk about Shelley and Charlie.
Elliott explained that he burst a blood vessel
when disappointing on the second run and he hoped that lasix would prevent that today.
He was reported to have burst a blood vessel
and his trainer, who enjoyed dual Grade 1 success at Leopardstown yesterday with Bostons Angel and Oscars Well, describes today's assignment as "a retrieval mission" for her courseand-distance winner.
RIVER LIANE burst a blood vessel
when finishing down the field in the Fred Winter Juvenile Novices' Handicap Hurdle won by Crack Away Jack, trainer Tom Cooper revealed yesterday.