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Richard Mandella Quotes

I saw blood on the back of his heel when he came back from his gallop. It's fairly minor, just at a bad time.
Richard Mandella
#Blood

It's pretty similar, ... Both are big, strong horses who need a little training to do something like this. Rock Hard Ten is right around 1,200 pounds, I'd guess.
Richard Mandella
#Horses

This was the big obstacleto get him back, make sure he ran the race that he did last winter here, and he did that, ... From here, Ill just train him like any other horse and come back a month from now in the Breeders Cup.
Richard Mandella
#Race

[Mandella remained a member of the stallion's syndicate.] He was a lot of fun, ... I'll have to have toast to him tonight.
Richard Mandella
#Fun

It was a great work,
Richard Mandella
#Work

I'm very disappointed. But I've been training a long time, and once you get your senses about you, you're thankful it happened here and not on the track when he could have broken a leg or gotten hurt badly.
Richard Mandella
#Senses

I think she might like it. I think she's better on the grass, but I've got to see.
Richard Mandella
#Grass

He's just a big pet. I thought there was room for a lot of improvement going into his last race, so I'm hoping for that on Sunday.
Richard Mandella
#Improvement

How happy am I? Considering the terrible meet I'm having here, I'd let this horse sleep in my own bed if I had to. Anytime you can get these old timers to come back like this, it's great.
Richard Mandella
#Bed

I wasn't too impressed. But he's worked really well since then and I think he'll run his 'A' race.
Richard Mandella
#Race

Nothing was wrong, he just was not running as well as last year.
Richard Mandella
#Running

He never got the respect that he deserved, maybe because there's a big shadow that those guys cast. But he had results year after year. And it came full circle. He had some years getting the big horses and then got hurt. But now I think he's right back. I don't think he's trying to ride every single race. But every race he rides, he tries to ride as well as he can.
Richard Mandella
#Horses