Technically speaking, horses are as foreign to the sands of Assateague Island as phragmites, the reedy marsh plant that covers hundreds of the barrier island’s acres.
Michael Odian was first drawn to horses at the age of 5, after a pony ride at a friend’s birthday party.
California Chrome failed in his bid to win the first Triple Crown in 36 years on Saturday, losing the Belmont Stakes to long shot Tonalist and leaving his owner to complain others took “the coward’s way out” by skipping the first two legs of the Triple Crown.
It was a great start to the day for Barn 26, the Belmont home for California Chrome.
California Chrome became the early 3-5 favorite on Wednesday to win the Belmont Stakes and become horse racing’s 12th Triple Crown champion and first in 36 years.
Maryland State Police are reporting a horse killed by a hit-and-run driver near the Frederick County town of Thurmont.
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.
City police investigate a fatal shooting that happened during Preakness festivities.
It’s Maryland’s day at the races and the biggest sporting event in the state. The horse racing world turns its attention to Baltimore for the Preakness Stakes.
Art Sherman thought nothing could be better than winning the Kentucky Derby.
It didn’t matter if you were there for the music or the horses, or whether you were a 21-year-old or a member of AARP.
California Chrome has run away from the competition in five consecutive victories, winning by an average of over five lengths.