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.

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

Jun 6, 2014

2014 Belmont Stakes: 10 Things to Know

2014 Belmont Stakes: 10 Things to Know

As California Chrome tries to make history on June 7, a good size field will attempt to dash his chance at the crown. According to Richard Migliore, a retired jockey who’s an analyst for the New York Racing...

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.

Jun 6, 2014

California Chrome's Golden Moment

California Chrome's Golden Moment

Long before California Chrome set his white foot in Elmont, New York, to prepare for the Belmont Stakes, the chestnut colt spent his early years training in California, where a shot at the Triple Crown...

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 assistant...

May 22, 2014

California Chrome Gallops at Belmont

California Chrome Gallops at Belmont

Triple Crown hopeful California Chrome has galloped for the first time at Belmont Park.

May 21, 2014

Espinoza Gets 2nd Chance at Triple Crown

Espinoza Gets 2nd Chance at Triple Crown

After falling one race short of the Triple Crown 12 years ago, Victor Espinoza figured he had missed his chance at horse racing history.

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