• About Us
  • Careers
  • Diary & Events
  • Stay In Touch
Weatherbys
telephone: +44 1933 440077   email: ihelp@weatherbys.co.uk
 

Camelot undergoes colic surgery

Thu, 11 October 2012
/sites/default/themes/weatherbys/images/news_feed_placeholders/racnews2.jpg

Aidan O'Brien's 2000 Guineas and dual Derby winner Camelot has undergone exploratory colic surgery, Coolmore have said.

The colt, who attempted to become the first Triple Crown winner in over 40 years at Doncaster last month where he just came up short, has been admitted to Fethard Veterinary Hospital.

Camelot ran in the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp on Sunday where he finished seventh in the very soft ground when ridden by Frankie Dettori.

A tweet from Coolmore Stud read: "Triple Classic winner Camelot was admitted to Fethard Veterinary Hospital this evening and underwent exploratory colic surgery.

"Obviously it is still very early days but a further bulletin will be released in the morning."

Weatherbys Limited: Rebel all set for big Powers test: Michael Winters is hoping Rebel Fitz can blossom on the big stage over fenc... http://t.co/PMBKeXFtCU
Weatherbys Limited: Fry taking Bold route at Haydock: Harry Fry feels Bold Chief may have his work cut out after a big rise in the... http://t.co/8FuwwzG2zQ
Weatherbys Limited: Snowdrop test for Ribbons: Ribbons returns to the scene of her debut success when she bids to regain winning w... http://t.co/AwlTuGqPpZ
Weatherbys Limited: If you enjoy Point-to-Point Horseracing, you'll LOVE #GOPOINTING our #Free weekly download http://t.co/nykbTKx9UP RT http://t.co/HwvQJvT7XA