Discussion

Barbaro's jockey gearing up for Preakness

Updated: May 16, 2006, 2:54 PM ET
By Richard Rosenblatt | Associated Press

NEW YORK - Edgar Prado has been riding too long to get caught up in winning one race -- even if the race happened to be the Kentucky Derby.

"It definitely puts you in an elite group of riders," Prado said, "but I still felt the same. ... I had to come back and ride Sunday."

Prado returned to Belmont Park the morning after winning the Derby aboard undefeated Barbaro. He was cheered by a small group of fans, then went out and rode seven races, winning three.

...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

MORE HORSE RACING HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM