Firing Tools DQd from Champion of Champions Berth

The Walk Thru Fire gelding's place in the lineup will be taken by Mr PYC To You.

Edited press release

The lineup for this Saturdays Grade 1, $750,000 Champion of Champions has been changed.

Los Alamitos Racecourse has announced that Firing Tools, who finished fourth in the second division of the November 19 Z. Wayne Griffin Directors Trials, tested positive for the B2-agonist Clenbuterol and will not participate in this Saturday's 440-yard, $750,000 Champion of Champions (G1).

The Clenbuterol was detected from hair testing after the Z. Wayne Griffin Directors Trials. Mr PYC To You, the third-place finisher in the first division, will take Firing Tools' place in the Champion of Champions lineup, pending post-race hair testing results.

The results of Mr PYC To You's test will be released on Wednesday.

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