Mike Smith rode London Bridge to his record 18th Breeders' Cup victory.
Ever Rider was eased by jockey Gary Stevens approaching the stretch turn. The on-call veterinarian said the 5-year-old gelding got tired and was walking back to the barn.
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide—from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Andy Staples, Grant Wahl, and more—delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.