Queen Elizabeth’s Racehorse Fails A Doping Test

Manny Ramirez may be baseball royalty, but he’s not actual royalty (though, oddly enough, Sidney Ponson is). So the latest news that ties the British Royal Family to steroid use ought to make George Mitchell’s head explode.

Queen Elizabeth and Nicky Henderson

(”Let’s up the dosage to 75 mg a day.” “Good idea, Your Majesty.”)

This is all a roundabout way (for American readers, that’s a “traffic circle” way) of saying a racehorse owned by the Queen of England tested positive for performance enhancing drugs after her maiden race. “Her” being the horse, not the Queen.

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