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Why so few run all the Triple Crown races | Dick Jerardi - 07 Jun 2017
It is why Derby and Preakness winner California Chrome came to Parx in 2014 and Derby winner Nyquist and Preakness winner Exaggerator were there last year. I love the Triple Crown as it is. I'd also love it if they would spread the races out more to ...
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South Florida thoroughbred trainer Manny Azpurua dies at 88

Lexington Herald Leader - 14 Jun 2017
Manny Azpurua, a thoroughbred trainer who gained national attention while racing Social Inclusion in the 2014 Preakness Stakes, has died. He was 88. Gulfstream Park officials say he died Tuesday at Florida Medical Center. No cause was given. Azpurua ...
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After 26 Stakes Wins, Fan Favorite Ben's Cat Retired (press release) (registration) (blog) - 27 Jun 2017
Bred by Leatherbury and owned by his The Jim Stable, Ben's Cat is out of theThirty Eight Paces mare Twofox and is the only horse to be named Maryland-bred Horse of the Year four times, earning that honor each year from 2011-2014. Unraced until his 4 ...
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Trying to dissect a wide-open Belmont Stakes - 08 Jun 2017
The 149th running of the Grade 1, $1.5 million Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park Saturday won't feature Kentucky Derby winner Always Dreaming or Preakness Stakes winner Cloud Computing. Even so, 12 horses have entered the race and there are a lot of ...
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Does Belmont Stakes Attendance rely on a Triple Crown?

Horse Racing Nation - 29 May 2017
2014 featured another fan-favorite that had won both the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness. California Chrome came from a humble background and swept the hearts of America, bringing attendance back into the six figures for the first time in 10 years ...
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2017 Preakness: Odds, post positions

Asbury Park Press - 18 May 2017
MORE PREAKNESS: Predictions, staff picks. Below are the morning-line odds for the 10 horses entered in the 142nd Preakness Stakes, listed by post position. Be sure to vote for which horse you think will win in the poll at the bottom. PP, Horse, Odds ...
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Eleven Fun Facts for the Preakness Stakes

America's Best Racing - 10 May 2017
Five Preakness winners since 2000 were later named Horse of the Year, racing's highest year-end honor: Point Given (2001), Curlin (2007), Rachel Alexandra (2009), California Chrome (2014) and American Pharoah (2015). No horse sent off at odds greater ...
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Dixie Stakes strong lead-in to Preakness

Daily Racing Form - 17 May 2017
Ring Weekend, fifth in the 2014 Preakness, has developed into a highly effective middle-distance turf runner for owners St. Elias Stable and West Point Thoroughbreds and trainer Graham Motion. The 6-year-old gelding has won multiple graded stakes, ...
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Monday Morning Mig: Cloud Computing's Impressive Preakness Win

Normangee Star - 30 May 2017
Castellano, who rode fifth-place finisher Gunnevera in the Kentucky Derby for trainer Antonio Sano, is the regular rider for Brown, so while it may seem unusual for a rider to change horses as Castellano did for the Preakness, it was not unexpected ...
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Nerud's Influence on the Breed Continues to Grow (press release) (registration) (blog) - 20 Jun 2017
Classic Empire's head defeat in the Preakness Stakes prevented Nerud from being responsible for all three individual Triple Crown race winners. Going back to 2014, you can add Triple Crown winner and Breeders' Cup Classic winner American Pharoah ...
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Rascovar: Saving the Preakness and Pimlico's future - 20 Mar 2017
The centerpiece of Maryland horse racing is the Preakness, run at historic Pimlico Race Course since 1873 (108 consecutive years since 1909). Last May's second jewel of thoroughbred racing's Triple Crown drew 135,256 fans to Old Hilltop – a record ...

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