Charismatic posed during his welcome home press conference at Old Friends, a thoroughbred retirement center, 1841 Paynes Depot Rd. near Georgetown, Ky., Monday, December 12, 2016. Charismatic suffered a fractured leg in the Belmont thus ending his chance at the Triple Crown. He is now being retired from stud to live at Old Friends, which now cares for more than 160 horses across three states whose racing and breeding careers came to an end.
Charismatic posed during his welcome home press conference at Old Friends, a thoroughbred retirement center, 1841 Paynes Depot Rd. near Georgetown, Ky., Monday, December 12, 2016. Charismatic suffered a fractured leg in the Belmont thus ending his chance at the Triple Crown. He is now being retired from stud to live at Old Friends, which now cares for more than 160 horses across three states whose racing and breeding careers came to an end. Charles Bertram cbertram@herald-leader.com
Charismatic posed during his welcome home press conference at Old Friends, a thoroughbred retirement center, 1841 Paynes Depot Rd. near Georgetown, Ky., Monday, December 12, 2016. Charismatic suffered a fractured leg in the Belmont thus ending his chance at the Triple Crown. He is now being retired from stud to live at Old Friends, which now cares for more than 160 horses across three states whose racing and breeding careers came to an end. Charles Bertram cbertram@herald-leader.com