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May 30, 2014

California Chrome Co-Owner Is Toast of Nevada

California Chrome Co-Owner Is Toast of Nevada

With wins in the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes, California Chrome is headed for the Belmont Stakes on June 7 in a bid to become the first Triple Crown winner since Affirmed in 1978.

May 29, 2014

Calif. Man Could Win $1M if Chrome Wins

Calif. Man Could Win $1M if Chrome Wins

Eddie Espinoza will be cheering a little louder than anyone else for California Chrome in the Belmont Stakes.

May 28, 2014

Triple Crown Winners Ready for New Champ

Triple Crown Winners Ready for New Champ

Patrice Wolfson is ready to give up her title as the co-owner of the last Triple Crown winner.

May 28, 2014

New Shooter in Belmont Mix to Take on Chrome

New Shooter in Belmont Mix to Take on Chrome

California Chrome has galloped again in preparations for the Belmont Stakes, while a new contender trained by Todd Pletcher has emerged for the last leg of the Triple Crown.

May 26, 2014

California Chrome Gallops 2 Miles at Belmont Park

California Chrome Gallops 2 Miles at Belmont Park

Triple Crown hopeful California Chrome galloped two miles around Belmont Park as part of his preparations for the Belmont Stakes on June 7. The chestnut colt continued his training Sunday, with...

Jun 8, 2014
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By Elizabeth Ladzinski

Victory and Defeat: Triple Crown Attempts

See all the emotional reaction from past Triple Crown attempts, both the wins and... See Full Gallery

May 19, 2014

California Chrome Cleared to Wear Nasal Strip at Belmont

California Chrome Cleared to Wear Nasal Strip at Belmont

California Chrome will be allowed to wear a nasal strip when the winner of the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes competes in the third leg of the Triple Crown at the Belmont Stakes next month.

May 19, 2014

Nasal Strip Could Clog Chrome's Triple Crown Bid

Nasal Strip Could Clog Chrome's Triple Crown Bid

California Chrome might abandon his Triple Crown bid if New York officials do not allow the colt to wear a nasal strip in the Belmont Stakes, The Associated Press reported. California Chrome has worn a...

May 17, 2014

California Chrome Favorite at Preakness

California Chrome Favorite at Preakness

California Chrome has run away from the competition in five consecutive victories, winning by an average of over five lengths. The Kentucky Derby winner has had it his way ever since Victor Espinoza...

May 17, 2014

Jockey Would Be First Woman to Win Preakness

Jockey Would Be First Woman to Win Preakness

Rosie Napravnik's roots in Maryland run so deep, many get the impression the highly successful jockey was born there. "I grew up in New Jersey," Napravnik said this week, "but as far as the racing world goes, I...

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Bears' Run Game Can Thrive Against Patriots Sunday

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