Nikolai Khabibulin


Laurel Park resumes taking outside entries

horse racing

Horses from outside Laurel Park and the Bowie Training Center are being allowed to run at Laurel Park under certain conditions. The restrictions forbidding off-site horses to run at the racetrack are being eased after test results for neurologic equine herpesvirus for more than 50 horses came back negative the past several days. Restrictions have been in place at Laurel since Friday after a 2-year-old filly became ill and tested positive for the condition. The filly was euthanized Saturday, but no other horses have shown symptoms of the disease and tests results on all other horses have been negative. Since Friday, only...