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Fight breaks out at Churchill Downs between trainer, writer

Fight breaks out at Churchill Downs between trainer, writerA fight broke out in the morning hours of June 26 at Churchill Downs between a trainer and a popular writer who covers horse races.
  • Derby
  • 5 months ago
Sports

California Chrome returns home to Harris Farms

California Chrome returns home to Harris FarmsOne of America's favorite horses and Derby winners, California Chrome is back in his hometown and taking a well-deserved vacation.
  • Sports
  • 5 months ago
Derby

Keeneland to host 2015 Breeders' Cup championship

Keeneland to host 2015 Breeders' Cup championshipKeeneland will host its first Breeders' Cup in October 2015, giving the picturesque track the marquee event it desired and returning the season-ending championship to the Bluegrass State for the first time since 2011.
  • Derby
  • 5 months ago
Derby

12th place finisher in Derby euthanized after getting laminitis

12th place finisher in Derby euthanized after getting laminitis The 12th place finisher in the 140th Kentucky Derby was euthanized on Thursday
  • Derby
  • 5 months, 2 weeks ago
Sports

INTERVIEW: Pat Day talks about Coburn’s comments

INTERVIEW: Pat Day talks about Coburn’s commentsSo many folks hoping for a Triple Crown winner with California Chrome; the last time there was a Triple Crown winner was in 1978 with Affirmed.
  • Sports
  • 5 months, 2 weeks ago
Derby

California Chrome's injury 'superficial'; owner continues criticism

California Chrome's injury 'superficial'; owner continues criticism (CNN) -- It's going to take two to three weeks for thoroughbred California Chrome to heal from a nasty injury to his hoof, his trainer Art Sherman said Sunday.
  • Derby
  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Sports

California Chrome does not win Belmont or Triple Crown

California Chrome does not win Belmont or Triple CrownCalifornia Chrome did not win Saturday's Belmont Stakes and horse racing has now gone since Affirmed in 1978 without a Triple Crown winner.
  • Sports
  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Derby

California Chrome co-owner 'ashamed' of angry rant at Belmont

California Chrome co-owner 'ashamed' of angry rant at BelmontSteve Coburn, the co-owner of California Chrome today reined in his disappointment over losing the Belmont Stakes and the Triple Crown and said he was "very ashamed" and "was wrong" for his post-race rant.
  • Derby
  • 5 months, 2 weeks ago
Sports

California Chrome finishes last run before Belmont

California Chrome finishes last run before BelmontCalifornia Chrome has finished his final run-through before he goes for history and the Triple Crown in the Belmont Stakes.
  • Sports
  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Derby

Belmont: Kent Spencer previews the final leg of the Triple Crown

Belmont: Kent Spencer previews the final leg of the Triple CrownWHAS11 Sports Director Kent Spencer is in New York ahead of the Belmont Stakes and takes a look at the field and California Chrome's chances for the Triple Crown.
  • Derby
  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Derby

California Chrome's team prepares for Belmont Stakes

California Chrome's team prepares for Belmont StakesCalifornia Chrome's team prepares for Belmont Stakes
  • Derby
  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Derby

Derby runner-up's trainer talks about Belmont, California Chrome

Derby runner-up's trainer talks about Belmont, California ChromeDerby runner-up's trainer talks about Belmont, California Chrome
  • Derby
  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Derby

Triple Crown near misses: Great horses that have come so close

Triple Crown near misses: Great horses that have come so closeOn Saturday, California Chrome will run the Belmont Stakes, the third leg of the Triple Crown of American Thoroughbred racing. His fans are hoping to see him become the first Triple Crown winner since Affirmed in 1978.
  • Derby
  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Sports

California Chrome on the track, paddock ahead of Belmont race

California Chrome on the track, paddock ahead of Belmont raceTriple Crown hopes are on the minds of horse racing fans across the country as California Chrome prepares for Saturday's Belmont race.
  • Sports
  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Derby

Brothers travel across country to see California Chrome go for Triple Crown

Brothers travel across country to see California Chrome go for Triple CrownTwo brothers traveled across the country for a chance to see history be made at Belmont Park on Saturday.
  • Derby
  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Derby

Racing fans can watch Belmont on Churchill's big board

Racing fans can watch Belmont on Churchill's big boardChurchill Downs is planning a big day for the Belmont Stakes.
  • Derby
  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Sports

California Chrome made 3-5 favorite for Belmont, draws No. 2 post

California Chrome made 3-5 favorite for Belmont, draws No. 2 postThe Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner will break from the No. 2 post under Victor Espinoza on Saturday at Belmont Park. Eleven Belmont winners have come out of that post, the last being Tabasco Cat in 1994.
  • Sports
  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Derby

Triple Crown jockey Steve Cauthen on California Chrome's chances

Triple Crown jockey Steve Cauthen on California Chrome's chancesEveryone is preparing for the Belmont Stakes in hopes of having a new Triple Crown winner.
  • Derby
  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Sports

California Chrome signs deal with Skechers

California Chrome signs deal with SkechersIs California Chrome getting a new pair of horseshoes?
  • Sports
  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Derby

Santa Anita to give away nasal strips to fans

Santa Anita to give away nasal strips to fansSanta Anita is having some fun with the nasal strips worn by Triple Crown hopeful California Chrome.
  • Derby
  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Health

Cancer Survivors Day at Churchill Downs expected to draw hundreds

Cancer Survivors Day at Churchill Downs expected to draw hundredsChurchill Downs is hosting a Cancer Survivors Day at the track.
  • Health
  • 5 months, 4 weeks ago
Derby

California Chrome revs up bid for Triple Crown

California Chrome revs up bid for Triple CrownCalifornia Chrome revved up his bid to become the 12th Triple Crown champion with a fast run at Belmont Park on Saturday.
  • Derby
  • 5 months, 4 weeks ago
Derby

California Chrome visits starting gate at Belmont

California Chrome visits starting gate at BelmontTriple Crown hopeful California Chrome has visited the starting gate at Belmont Park before his usual gallop around the track.
  • Derby
  • 6 months ago
Sports

Trainer speaks after horse killed in freak accident at Churchill Downs

Trainer speaks after horse killed in freak accident at Churchill DownsThe 5-year-old mare Never Tell Lynda was walking toward the paddock on the track when she reared, twisted and fell, hitting her head, said her trainer, Kenneth Wirth. She died before the first race of the day at the track.
  • Sports
  • 6 months, 1 week ago
Sports

California Chrome arrives in NY for Triple try

California Chrome arrives in NY for Triple tryCalifornia Chrome has arrived in New York to begin preparations for his bid to become horse racing's first Triple Crown winner in 36 years.
  • Sports
  • 6 months, 1 week ago
Sports

Danza out of Belmont, Ride on Curlin gets new jockey

Danza out of Belmont, Ride on Curlin gets new jockeyOne of the thought to be biggest challengers for California Chrome in the Belmont is Danza who finished third in the Derby is out according to trainer Todd Pletcher.
  • Sports
  • 6 months, 1 week ago
Sports

California Chrome cleared to wear nasal strip

California Chrome cleared to wear nasal stripCalifornia Chrome can breathe easy — he may wear a nasal strip when he goes for the Triple Crown in the Belmont Stakes.
  • Sports
  • 6 months, 1 week ago