Nicanor, with jockey Edgar Prado up, is led out to the eighth race at Gulfstream Park, in Hallandale Beach, Fla., on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2009. Nicanor, the 3-year-old full brother of 2006 Kentucky Derby winner Barbaro, finished 10th of 12 horses in a one-mile maiden race.

“The back of his foot grabbed his quarter coming out of the gate,” said co-owner Roy Jackson. “It’ll be a bit painful. … But we got the first race in him, and we’ll go from here.”

(AP Photo/Gulfstream Park, Adam Coglianese)