Jockey Rosie Napravnik hangs on as Samantha Nicole rears in the Fair Grounds paddock, Sunday, February 16, 2014 in New Orleans, LA.
The 3-year-old full sister to 2009 Horse of The Year Rachel Alexandra eventually settled down before finishing 2nd in her career start.
Scott Blasi and Steve Asmussen, far right escort the filly out.
Alexander Barkoff Photo
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