Preakness Stakes 2021 Preview: Can Medina Spirit Overcome Controversy?The 146th running of the Preakness Stakes features 10 horses racing for the Triple Crown's second jewel, though the has so far been overshadowed by the Medina Spirit controversy.
Triple Crown Produces 3 Different Winners, Likely No ClosureMore than two months after Tiz the Law blew away the field in the Belmont, Authentic fended off his charge and won the Kentucky Derby. Four weeks later, filly Swiss Skydiver challenged and beat Authentic in the Preakness.
Baffert Goes For 8th Preakness Win Without Valued AssistantEach time Bob Baffert won a big race over the past two decades with assistant Jimmy Barnes by his side, the two would share a moment and embrace. When Authentic won the Kentucky Derby, that wasn't possible.
Jockeys Riding At Pimlico On Preakness Weekend Face TestingJockeys riding in the Preakness and other races at Pimlico next weekend must undergo a COVID-19 test within 72 hours of their first mount.
Preakness Winner Gets Entry To Breeders' Cup Classic This YearThey announced Monday the winner of this year's Triple-Crown Race in Baltimore gets an automatic spot in the Breeders' Cup Classic- the first time that incentive has been included.
Belmont Winner Tiz The Law Eyes Ambitious Summer ScheduleTiz the Law has been good and lucky, two ingredients essential to success in horse racing.
Deadline For Triple Crown Nominations Extended To June 3The final deadline to nominate horses to the rescheduled Triple Crown series is June 3.
Preakness To Be Final Leg Of Triple Crown For First Time Ever After Belmont Moved To June 20The order for the Triple Crown is quite different this year and it will see the Preakness serve as the final leg for any horse looking to collect all three jewels.
145th Running Of The Preakness Stakes Now Scheduled For October 3The 145th running of the Preakness Stakes will take place on October 3, officials announced Saturday.
No Official Date Yet Set For Preakness 145, Maryland Jockey Clubs SaysThe group said once Preakness 145 has been finalized, an official announcement will be made.
Uncertain Triple Crown: A Preakness Stakes In FluxThe Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont face the same challenges in their own unique way.
Triple Crown Racing Season A Sure Bet To Be Unlike Any OtherInstead of kicking off the chase this weekend with the Kentucky Derby, the storied race may end up capping the trio of races on Labor Day weekend.
Coronavirus Latest: Preakness To Be Postponed, Likely To SeptemberThe Preakness Stakes in Baltimore, the second leg of the Triple Crown, is being postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Update: Kentucky Derby Moved To September 5, No Firm Date For Preakness YetThe Maryland Jockey Club is discussing whether to postpone the Preakness Stakes. They may have gotten their answer from another Triple Crown race.
NYT: Justify Won 2018 Triple Crown After Failing Post-Race Drug TestThe New York Times says Justify won the 2018 Triple Crown after a failed postrace drug test at a California track that could have kept the horse out of the Kentucky Derby.