3-year-old Amplify’s result in the 6th at Laurel yesterday afternoon, as relayed by the Equibase writer: “AMPLIFY…was under a hard ride leaving the far turn, sustained a catastrophic injury near the three sixteenths and was euthanized.”
“was under a hard ride” = was being whipped
“sustained a catastrophic injury” = snapped or shattered a leg
“was euthanized” = was killed
The most recent Stewards Minutes for Del Mar report two “deceased” for the period August 8-August 12 – identities withheld.