Race to the Triple Crown

Race to the Triple Crown

Triple Crown glory could await American Pharoah at the Belmont Stakes on Saturday, June 6, on NBC.

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.

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...

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...

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