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“We were stunned, shocked and in complete disbelief," Gary West said of his horse's disqualification.
Classic Empire finished second as Kentucky Derby winner Always Dreaming faded.
Horse racing represents the two things I hate most: animal abuse and rich white people celebrating. Nevertheless, congratulations to American Pharoah on winning the equestrian Triple Crown.
My wife Liz and I knew nothing about horse racing at the time, but in our minds, we thought, why not? We soon learned that the owners had undersold the ability of the horse, he was more than "pretty good."
After the world chess champion Magnus Carlsen collected two more world titles last week in Dubai, winning the FIDE Rapid and Blitz championships, new comparisons were inevitable. Now he might be compared to a horse or a long distance runner, I thought.
No one under the age of 36 has ever seen a horse win the Triple Crown. California Chrome will attempt to end the drought
Just like the NFL, the NBA and the PGA, horse racing is seeking a younger, broader audience.
Having taken both the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness Stakes from the favored Bodemeister, I'll Have Another will have three weeks to further hone his lethal homestretch kick.
Entering the 2012 Preakness at Pimlico in Baltimore, the two horses that battled down the stretch of the Kentucky Derby are
So, if you're heading out to Pimlico or just tuning in to the extensive NBC coverage, don't expect to see as many fancy hats
Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom sits as favorite for winning the Preakness Stakes, in what could be a bid for the first Triple Crown sweep in 33 years.
But who will win "The Run for the Black-Eyed Susans?" Will it be favorite Animal Kingdom, fresh off a victory at Churchill
A major factor in Animal Kingdom winning the Derby was his great trip. Given a masterful ride by Velasquez, the colt was in the right spot throughout the race.
The America's Cup, the Ryder Cup, the World Cup. At the end of those competitions, there is always a titleholder. Not so with the Triple Crown.
Lookin At Lucky was favored in the Derby, but finished sixth on a sloppy track. The horse was ridden by Martin Garcia, who
Lookin At Lucky won the 2010 Preakness Stakes, ending Super Saver's Triple Crown hopes. The race featured an exciting finish
The 2010 Preakness Stakes takes place Saturday just after 6:00 PM Eastern. Kentucky Derby winner Super Saver is looking to
The 2010 Preakness Stakes odds have continued to change since being posted earlier in the week. The most recent odds place
For more than a century, Americans have been annually treated to one of the most bizarre and deranged sporting events ever devised. The Derby is a full-on freak show, encased in a bubble of ersatz southern elegance.