Details on What is Going on With GRONK’s Kentucky Derby Horse

Rob Gronkowski’s horse, that he named after himself, unfortunately will not be competing in the Kentucky Derby next weekend. 

Rob Gronkowski (the Horse) qualified for the Derby after a victory at the Listed Burradon Stakes in Newcastle, England.

According to ESPN, Phoenix Thoroughbred Ownership Group, who co-owns the horse with the Patriots tight-end, announce that Gronk the Horse came down with a fever and will not be able to make the trip up to Churchill Downs. 

Phoenix Thoroughbred says they’re treating Gronk the Horse with antibiotics and he’s doing much better. 

Lorenzo Washington

Born and raised in Cleveland, OH