“I was done at the half,” said Yannick Gingras. “I knew as soon as I got to the lead he was done.”
Post race analysis immediately following his disappointing Breeders Crown showing revealed mucus and blood in the lungs for Lazarus N.
According to trainer Jimmy Takter, the high SAA (Serum Amylord A) test which resulted in his removal from the Dan Rooney at Yonkers on International Trot Day never did normalize and the infection remained in his system.
That explains it.