MD-Based Trainer H. Graham Motion A Finalist For Horse Racing Hall Of FameH. Graham Motion, a Maryland-based trainer and winner of more than 2,500 races, is a finalist for the National Museum of Racing's Hall of Fame, the organization announced Wednesday.
7-Time Preakness Winner Bob Baffert Sues Churchill Downs Over SuspensionBob Baffert has sued Churchill Downs and track leadership in federal court, seeking to overturn the embattled Hall of Fame trainer's two-year suspension on grounds it violated his due process rights.
Medina Spirit Stripped Of Kentucky Derby VictoryMedina Spirit was stripped of the victory in last year’s Kentucky Derby and Mandaloun was declared the winner after a ruling by state racing stewards on Monday.
Preakness Stakes Tickets Now On SaleTickets for the Preakness Stakes, the second jewel of horse racing's Triple Crown, are on sale now to the general public, the Maryland Jockey Club said Tuesday.
Exam Finds No Definitive Cause Of Death For Derby Winner Medina Spirit, Who Underwent Strict Testing Before PreaknessA necropsy on 2021 Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit showed no definitive cause of death.
Derby Winner Medina Spirit, Who Underwent Strict Testing Ahead Of Preakness, Collapses, Dies In CaliforniaMedina Spirit, the highly scrutinized Kentucky Derby winner who underwent a series of drug tests to run in the Preakness Stakes, collapsed and died after a workout Monday at Santa Anita.
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.