The race for Triple Crown glory will kick off May 2 with the Kentucky Derby.

Jun 8, 2014

2nd Triple Miss for Chrome's Jockey

2nd Triple Miss for Chrome's Jockey

Since Affirmed swept the last Triple Crown in 1978, Victor Espinoza is the only jockey to get two cracks at winning the elusive title again.

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's Triple Crown Quest Collapses

California Chrome's Triple Crown Quest Collapses

Tonalist has won the Belmont Stakes, dashing California Chrome's quest for the Triple Crown. California Chrome was the 3-5 favorite to become horse racing's 12th Triple Crown champion, and the first winner in 36...

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...

Jun 6, 2014

Why Winning Triple Crown Is so Tough

Why Winning Triple Crown Is so Tough

Few can agree on what makes winning the Triple Crown so tough. Often it's a combination of factors that help or hurt a horse, including racing luck and jockey error.

Aug 8, 2014

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 play one for Saturday's historic Belmont Stakes. Watch California Chrome race for the Triple Crown at the Belmont Stakes on Saturday, June 7, starting at 4:30 p.m....

Jun 7, 2014

A Bettor's Guide to the Belmont Stakes

A Bettor's Guide to the Belmont Stakes

How to get your best game on for Saturday's big race.

Jun 5, 2014

Chrome Faces 10 Rivals at Belmont

Chrome Faces 10 Rivals at Belmont

The Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner will face 10 rivals on Saturday.

Jun 5, 2014

California Chrome Favored to Win Belmont

California Chrome Favored to Win Belmont

California Chrome will be listed No. 2 in the betting program, the same number as 1973 Triple Crown winner Secretariat.

May 31, 2014

California Chrome Revs Up Bid

California Chrome Revs Up Bid

He ran the 5 furlongs in 59.93 seconds over a fast main track ahead of the Belmont Stakes.

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