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Antley's death stuns horsemen

Updated: December 4, 2000, 2:16 PM ET
By Bill Christine | Los Angeles Times

Trainer Nick Zito was on the phone Sunday night from Lexington, Ky. "It's been seven hours since I found out that Chris [Antley] died," Zito said. "I still can't get over it. It's a crying shame." Antley was found dead late Saturday at his home in Pasadena, the victim of an apparent beating. At the end of 1990 and early in 1991, Zito was training a well-bred son of Alydar, a colt that couldn't win even though some of the best jockeys in the game--Mike Smith, Jerry Bailey, Pat Day and ...

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