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Throat Ailment Forces Surgery For King Mufhasa
After failing in the Gr1 Chipping Norton Stakes at Warwick Farm on the weekend, 10-time Gr1 winning dual NZ Horse of the Year King Mufhasa (Pentire-Shella Cheval, by Mi Preferido) "will undergo minor throat surgery" with a post race examination revealing "an epiglottic entrapment", reports theinformant.co.nz. "Intermittent upper airway issues" can result from the condition.