Camelot pleasing veterinary team

  • Last Updated: October 12 2012, 9:58 BST

Coolmore have issued a positive report on the exploratory colic surgery carried out on this year's 2000 Guineas and dual Derby winner Camelot.

Camelot: Positive bulletin following collic surgery

The Aidan O'Brien-trained colt, who failed to become the first Triple Crown winner in over 40 years at Doncaster last month, was admitted to Fethard Veterinary Hospital on Thursday.

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He last ran in the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp on Sunday, where he finished seventh in the very soft ground when ridden by Frankie Dettori.

A tweet from Coolmore Stud read: "Camelot's colic surgery went well and he is doing great. The veterinary team are delighted with his progress to date."