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Multiple Choice in his racing days was known as a cut and dried horse who was versatile on turf and dirt. Photo by Adam Coglianese

Multiple Choice: A malcontent to pageant winner

Had he been human, he’d have been the hard working guy who avoids the water cooler, and wants only to be left alone at the end of the day. Graded stakes winner Multiple Choice was just about as cut and dried as a horse can come, recalls longtime trainer Jimmy Jerkens, who says, “He was very professional with his training, but he never really wanted to be around people—he was even a little bit of a malcontent in the barn.” But he was a hard-trying malcontent who took his work so seriously, says Jerkens, that for years after he was […]