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Leparoux's MRI negative following spill

Updated: October 11, 2011, 3:46 PM ET
By Marty McGee | Daily Racing Form

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- A magnetic resonance imaging test taken Tuesday on the right arm of Julien Leparoux revealed no soft-tissue damage, which clears the 28-year-old jockey to continue riding this week at Keeneland Race Course. Leparoux was thrown from his mount, Here Comes Frazier, in midstretch of the Bourbon Stakes on Sunday.

"Clean," said Leparoux's agent, Steve Bass. "He's planning on riding [Wednesday], and even if he doesn't, this certainly isn't a long-term thing. He still has some ...

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