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Owner Of American Pharoah Named In Gambling Debt Lawsuit

Ahmed Zayat, owner of Triple Crown hopeful American Pharoah, has asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit that accuses him of owing $1.65 million to a man who says he fronted Zayat money for gambling bets placed at offshore casinos.

05/21/2015

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Could Preakness Leave Baltimore?

Preakness has long been a Baltimore tradition and we just wrapped up a weekend of excitement—but there may come a time when it’s no longer here in Baltimore.

05/18/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 15: American Pharoah is bathed at the barn after training for the 140th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 15, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Potential Spoilers Taking On American Pharoah In Belmont

Dortmund won’t be around for this one, but a familiar cast of 3-year-olds are lining up as potential spoilers when American Pharoah attempts to win the Belmont Stakes and give thoroughbred racing its first Triple Crown winner in 37 years.

05/18/2015

trains on the track for the 140th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 15, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland.

American Pharoah Leaves; Horse Racing Fans Dream Of Triple Crown

Preakness and Derby winner American Pharoah leaves Pimlico.

05/18/2015

trains on the track for the 140th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 15, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland.

Triple Crown Hopeful American Pharoah Healthy, But Tired

American Pharoah stood outside the Pimlico stakes barn, staring straight ahead at trainer Bob Baffert, who was holding his lead shank while two others were hosing off the white bandages around the colt’s legs.

05/17/2015

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American Pharoah Dominates Field In Preakness

Torrential rain came to Baltimore about ten minutes before post-time of the Preakness Stakes but that didn’t bother the Kentucky Derby winner American Pharoah.

05/16/2015

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Pimlico Official Says Preakness Could Move To Sunday In 2016

Preakness officials are considering moving the Triple Crown race to Sunday, a switch that could come as soon as next year.

05/16/2015

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Lukas Right At Home In Stakes Barn With Mr. Z At Preakness

D. Wayne Lukas long ago reached the age where it’s acceptable to sleep in, play a round of golf on a weekday afternoon or take a cruise to the Caribbean.

05/16/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 15: American Pharoah gets a bath following training on the track for the 140th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 15, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

American Pharoah Is Favorite At Preakness

Kentucky Derby winner American Pharoah, owned by Ahmed Zayat is the 4-5 morning-line favorite in an eight-horse field in the Preakness, and will be ridden by Victor Espinoza. Stablemate Dortmund, third in the Derby, is the second choice at 7-2, and Derby runner-up Firing Line is 4-1.

05/16/2015

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Preakness is today! Also, the MDSPCA is here to alert you to summer dangers for your pet.

05/16/2015

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Preakness Weekend Kicks Off With Black Eyed Susan Day

It’s the eve of the Preakness Stakes–Baltimore’s very own jewel of the Triple Crown. This weekend of horse racing puts the city back in the international spotlight for the right reasons.

05/15/2015

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Thousands Gather Ahead Of Preakness Weekend

Early this morning at Pimlico– Kentucky Derby winner American Pharoah made his way to the track for a morning workout.

05/15/2015

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