Equine Breakdown, Death, Injury and Incident Database
|Horse: Maple Leaf Mel|
|Incident: EQUINE DEATH|
|Racing Type: Thoroughbred|
|Location/Type: Saratoga Racecourse (NYRA), saratoga race course; Racing|
|Trainer: MELANIE E. GIDDINGS|
|Jockey/Driver: JOEL ROSARIO|
|Weather: sunny/ warm|
|(H) Maple Leaf Mel, tr. Melanie Giddings (O) Duane C. Parcells,(J) Joel Rosario, on 8/5/2023 Maple Leaf Mel suffer a catastrophic injury to its right front leg just before the finish line in the 8th.race.|
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