Race to Triple Crown Glory

Race to Triple Crown Glory

American Pharoah, who thundered to victory at Belmont, is the first Triple Crown champion in 37 years.

Jun 7, 2015

Triple Crown Glory! American Pharoah Makes History

Triple Crown Glory! American Pharoah Makes History

American Pharoah dashed to victory in the Belmont Stakes to clinch the Triple Crown before a sellout crowd Saturday, ending a decades-long drought of horses to accomplish one of sports' rarest feats.

Jun 6, 2015

American Pharoah's Triple Try Yields Smaller Crowd

American Pharoah's Triple Try Yields Smaller Crowd

If American Pharoah becomes the first Triple Crown champion in 37 years, it won't be before a record-setting crowd. A sellout crowd of 90,000 was streaming into Belmont Park early Saturday.

May 1, 2015
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By Jessica Glazer

Triple Crown Prep Begins

Triple Crown Prep Begins View gallery

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Apr 29, 2015

Don't Skimp on Mint: How to Throw a Derby Party

Don't Skimp on Mint: How to Throw a Derby Party

Can't make it to Churchill Downs for the Kentucky Derby this year? You can still join in the fun by throwing your own Derby party, with the help of hats, bourbon and a lot of mint.

Jun 6, 2015

Bettor's Guide to the Belmont Stakes

Bettor's Guide to the Belmont Stakes

How to get your best game on for the 147th running of the Belmont Stakes airing live on NBC on June 6.

May 2, 2015
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By Jessica Glazer

Crazy Hats of the Kentucky Derby

The hats of the Kentucky Derby nearly cast a shadow over the horse race itself. View gallery

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Jun 5, 2015

Seven Ways to Fake Being a Racing Expert

Seven Ways to Fake Being a Racing Expert

You're not a horse racing expert, but you can act like one for the Belmont Stakes. For all the pomp and circumstance at the track at Pimlico, the real focus Saturday will be on the potential for something...

Jun 8, 2014

Tonalist Owner Knows Chrome's Loss

Tonalist Owner Knows Chrome's Loss

Robert Evans knows what it feels like to fall short of the Triple Crown.

Jun 7, 2014

California Chrome Chases History at Belmont

California Chrome Chases History at Belmont

California Chrome is 1 1/2 miles away from ending the longest drought in racing history — 36 years without a Triple Crown winner. Eleven horses as good or better than him have tried to complete the sweep in the...

May 31, 2014

California Chrome Visits Starting Gate

California Chrome Visits Starting Gate

Triple Crown hopeful California Chrome has visited the starting gate at Belmont Park before his usual gallop around the track. The chestnut colt was loaded into a stall in the gate on the backstretch Friday. He

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