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California Chrome trainer describes Belmont injury

The Courier-Journal - 06 Jun 2014
ELMONT, N.Y. – Trainer Art Sherman said Sunday he expects it will take a couple of weeks to heal the foot injury that Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner California Chrome sustained in his fourth-place Belmont Stakes finish that dashed their Triple ...
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California Chrome's still racing, but only in his dreams

Horse Racing Nation (press release) (blog) - 24 Jul 2018
Liam Benson, the young former trainer of stakes winner Expected Ruler, now finds himself on staff with Taylor Made Stallions, which stands the two-time Horse of the Year California Chrome at stud. Benson got the call to travel with Chrome to Chile for ...
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Hovdey: Hronis brothers reap bumper crop in 2018

Daily Racing Form - 16 Aug 2018
For the past five years, the Pacific Classic at Del Mar has delivered a procession of runnings won by Game On Dude, Shared Belief, Beholder, and California Chrome – three future Hall of Famers and a champion – climaxed last year by the Bob Baffert 1-2 ...
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A horse trainer's story

Sonoma West - 28 Jul 2018
22, 2013, that Haley ran Convoy against California Chrome in the $200,000 King Glorious Stake on the last day of racing ever at famed Hollywood Park. The facility, which opened in 1938, is being replaced by a football stadium for the Los Angeles Rams ...
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Ministers Wild Cat Colt Tops CTBA Northern California Sale

Paulick Report - 16 Aug 2018
The high-bid filly was by Smiling Tiger, out of the Tannersmyman mare Tanned Reflection, was bred and consigned by Woodbridge Farm and was purchased by Perry and Denise Martin of California Chrome fame for $24,000. Tuesday's sale was the 15th ...
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Development Wells for Aug. 19

Midland Reporter-Telegram - 19 Aug 2018
Wolfbone (Trend Area)-Horizontal; 270 fnl, 380 fwl, Sec 27, Blk C-8, Abst. 3624, PSL, 7.41 e Toyah; TD 10500; API #42-389-37445 Permit issued 8/7. MDC Operator LLC. California Chrome 27 #4H. Wolfbone (Trend Area)-Horizontal; 261 fnl, 1987 fel, Sec 27, ...
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Hovdey: Hard times revisited by Miller, Espinoza

Daily Racing Form - 23 Jul 2018
Over the ensuing seasons, Espinoza won the 2014 Kentucky Derby and Preakness with California Chrome, the 2015 Triple Crown with American Pharoah, and the 2016 Dubai World Cup with California Chrome. In 2017 he became the first native of Mexico to ...
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Del Mar's Pacific Classic is short on star power this year

Los Angeles Times - 17 Aug 2018
In 2016, California Chrome, winner of the Kentucky Derby and Preakness in 2014, won his fifth straight race of the year. Beholder was the winner in 2015 by 8 ¼ lengths after a power move on the far turn that was considered by many the best by any horse ...
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Jockey Victor Espinoza out of intensive care, knows he was 'lucky'

Courier Journal - 24 Jul 2018
Espinoza, who won the Derby aboard War Emblem (2002) and California Chrome (2014) before capturing the Triple Crown on American Pharoah in 2015, is one of two jockeys to win five out of six consecutive Triple Crown races. The other is Ron Turcotte, ...
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California Chrome Was a Winner, but What About His Kids?

New York Times - 29 Mar 2018
Throughout California Chrome's career, he won the hearts of horse racing fans, first by winning two-thirds of the 2014 Triple Crown and then by coming back from slight injuries two years later to take the $10 million Dubai World Cup, at the time the ...
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California Chrome's Brother Faversham Breaks Maiden - 22 Jun 2018
California Chrome, who won the 2014 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (G1), the Preakness Stakes (G1), and the 2016 Dubai World Cup Sponsored By Emirates Airline (G1), retired with earnings of $14,752,650 in early 2017 to Taylor Made ...
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California Chrome Receives Rood & Riddle Award - 17 Jul 2018
This year's winner, California Chrome, of course, was the exciting winner of the 2014 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (G1). He then followed up his Derby win with a big win in the Preakness Stakes (G1). Following this he continued to race ...
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California Chrome's new foal becomes 'The People's Horse'

WAVE 3 - 06 Apr 2018
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Horses are born all the time on Kentucky farms, but one at Taylor Made in Nicholasville is a little bit different. That's because this foal was sired by 2014 Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome, and the delivery by Colerful ...
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Road to the Breeders' Cup: A Stacked Saturday Prep Lineup at the Spa

America's Best Racing - 20 Aug 2018
His elite status was confirmed by his win over California Chrome in the Breeders' Cup Classic and then amplified by his incredible races during early 2017 before he lost his best form over the summer. By the time the last fall's Breeders' Cup Classic ...

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