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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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First-Crop Weanling Sires to Watch - 16 Oct 2018
California Chrome attracted an extraordinary fan following as he campaigned through three seasons that produced two Horse of the Year honors and two additional Eclipse Award champion titles as top 3-year-old colt and older male. The son of Lucky Pulpit ...
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Chrome's dam, Caledonia Road in catalog for Fasig-Tipton sale

Daily Racing Form - 04 Oct 2018
Love the Chase, the dam of two-time Horse of the Year California Chrome, is cataloged to sell at Fasig-Tipton in foal to Uncle Mo. The Not for Love mare was offered via this auction two years ago, selling to her current connections for $1.95 million ...
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Fall mixed sale marks end of the line for Barretts

Daily Racing Form - 12 Oct 2018
Lucky Pulpit, the sire of two-time Horse of the Year California Chrome, died of a cardiac event on opening day of the 2017 breeding season at Harris. The stallion's yearlings cataloged include a filly who is a half-sister to Grade 3-placed stakes ...
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Victor Espinoza's return to racing remains on hold

Baltimore Sun - 12 Oct 2018
He was also the regular rider for California Chrome. He has won seven Triple Crown races, including the Kentucky Derby three times. His next start will be his 22,000th. He has 3,358 wins, and his horses have earned almost $198 million. Click here (or ...
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2018 Awesome Again Stakes by the Numbers

America's Best Racing - 24 Sep 2018
3 - Number of Horse of the Year honorees that won the Awesome Again the same year: California Chrome (2016), Tiznow (2000), and Ferdinand (1987). 4 - The number of times the race has been decided by a head or less. Tiago was the last horse to do so, ...
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Thunder Snow Could Make History in Classic (blog) - 28 Sep 2018
The most recent horse with an opportunity to win the two races in the same season was two-time Horse of the Year California Chrome, who rolled to a 3 3/4-length score in 2016 at Meydan over Mubtaahij (IRE) before yielding to the late charge of Arrogate ...
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Ridgewood Ranch, home of Seabiscuit, features new additions

The Willits News - 20 Sep 2018
We originally planned to breed Bronze Sea to Lucky Pulpit, sire of California Chrome.” said Cooper. Lucky Pulpit's untimely passing at age 16 prompted a whirlwind stallion tour to find a suitable mate for Bronze Sea. Many expressed support including ...
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Meet the Fans: San Diego Reporter Tabitha Lipkin

America's Best Racing - 24 Sep 2018
Favorite all-time racehorse: California Chrome. Favorite racehorse currently competing: Tapitha Bonita. Favorite international racing event: Back country skiing. Three ways to attract more fans to the sport: Loosen the dress code. What do you drive for ...
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Beware of the Classic Prep Losers (blog) - 01 Oct 2018
Yes, that's the same Toast of New York who was beaten a nose by Bayern in the 2014 Breeders' Cup Classic, finishing ahead of California Chrome and Shared Belief. Following an absence of three years, he returned in a mile and a quarter allowance race ...
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California Chrome Was a Winner, but What About His Kids?

New York Times - 29 Mar 2018
That California Chrome ran in the 2016 Dubai World Cup at all was unusual. He had won the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes in 2014 and was named Horse of the Year. After finishing second in Dubai in 2015, he was sent to England to compete at ...
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California Chrome Brother by Tapit Brings $1.1 Million at KEESEP

Thoroughbred Daily News - 10 Sep 2018
Team Coolmore came out swinging and walked away with hip 141, a half-brother to Horse of the Year California Chrome (Lucky Pulpit) at Keeneland Monday. Bred by SF Bloodstock and consigned by Bedouin Bloodstock, Agent XI, the handsome grey ...
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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 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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Seabiscuit Author Laura Hillenbrand comes home to Ridgewood Ranch

The Willits News - 19 Sep 2018
On a cool, rainy day last fall, she and David arrived at the ranch by RV without fanfare, en route to watch California Chrome compete in the 2016 Breeder's Cup at Santa Anita Park. The best-selling author was welcomed by her hosts: Seabiscuit Heritage ...
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Take a look at California Chrome's new foal born at Kentucky farm

WWSB ABC 7 - 21 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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