Jockeys Leparoux, Desormeaux suspended 3 days
Jockeys Julien Leparoux and Kent Desormeaux have been suspended
by stewards for three days for their actions during the Clark
Handicap on Friday at Churchill Downs.
Leparoux finished first aboard Successful Dan but the winner was
dropped to third after officials ruled Successful Dan interfered
with Redding Colliery at the top of the stretch.
Desormeaux finished fourth aboard Demarcation but was dropped to
last for running into Dubious Miss with less than a quarter-mile to
go in the race.
The suspensions will run from Dec. 2-4 if they choose not to