BALTIMORE (AP) — War of Will has won the 144th Preakness.
After finishing well out of the money in the Kentucky Derby from the No. 1 post, War of Will charged to victory after again starting from the rail on Saturday.READ MORE: SEE IT: Good Samaritan Recalls Moment He Jumped Into Bay To Rescue Toddler After Ocean City Crash
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Bodexpress reared up from the starting gate and threw jockey John Velazquez immediately as the race started. Bodexpress completed the race minus Velazaquez, who said he was OK.
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For the first time since 1951, the Preakness was without any of the top four horses that crossed the finish line in the Kentucky Derby.