Barabaro's brother, Nicanor (above), will make his racing debut tomorrow at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale, exactly two years after the death of the horse that won the hearts of a nation. Or at least the sentimental half.
It's a good thing horses can't understand the pressure of expectations... Can they?
After the jump, Barbaro's 2006 Kentucky Derby win, or as the horse remembers it: the day I ran fast in a noisy circle of ugly hats then ate hay.
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