National Horse Racing Safety Rules Being Implemented July 1The seven rules that go into effect in July encompass jockey safety, the riding crop and how often riders can use it during a race, racetrack accreditation and reporting of training and veterinary records.
Filly Secret Oath Runs Hard To Finish Fourth In PreaknessSecret Oath made another impressive move from the back of the pack, but couldn't close the gap.
Another Triple Crown Long Shot? Fenwick Is 50-1 In Preakness Rich Strike winning the Kentucky Derby at 80-1 may not be the only big upset this Triple Crown season. Not if Fenwick has anything to do about it.
Rich Strike Skipping Preakness Reignites Debate On Spacing Out Triple Crown RacesProponents of pushing back the Preakness argue it’s better for modern thoroughbreds who aren’t used to racing on those short turnarounds and would produce stronger fields in Baltimore and New York.
EXPLAINER: How 81-1 Shot Rich Strike Won The Kentucky DerbyThis doesn’t happen. Horses at odds of nearly 81-1 don’t win the Kentucky Derby. Jockeys who have never won any big stakes race of any kind don’t win the Kentucky Derby. Owners with fewer than 10 career wins don’t win the Kentucky Derby.
Horse Racing Has More Questions Than Answers Post-Preakness As Focus Remains On Bob Baffert And MedicationAfter a week dominated by the failed drug test of trainer Bob Baffert's Kentucky Derby-winning Medina Spirit, horse racing enjoyed a rare moment to celebrate at the Preakness when unheralded Rombauer gave owners John and Diane Fradkin and trainer Michael McCarthy a victory in their first Triple Crown race.
Rombauer Wins The Preakness Stakes, Medina Spirit In The MoneyRombauer wins the Preakness Stakes.
Preakness Fans Happy To Watch Live Horse Racing Again At PimlicoThe horns inside Pimlico could be heard from one end of the race track to the other -- the Tune of 146 awaited!
Midnight Bourbon, Concert Tour Are Top Preakness ChallengersMidnight Bourdon hopes to take a path to the winner's circle at the Preakness that has successfully been run before — 30 years ago.
Art Collector Is Biggest Threat To Authentic In PreaknessTrainer Tommy Drury and Art Collector get another chance at Triple Crown glory this weekend.
Filly Swiss Skydiver To Run Against Males In PreaknessSwiss Skydiver will become the first filly since Rachel Alexandra won in 2009 to run against males in the Preakness on Saturday.
Belmont Winner Tiz The Law Eyes Ambitious Summer ScheduleTiz the Law has been good and lucky, two ingredients essential to success in horse racing.
NY-Bred Tiz The Law Wins Barren Belmont StakesTiz the Law has won an unprecedented Belmont Stakes, claiming victory Saturday at the first race of a rejiggered Triple Crown schedule and crossing the finish line in front of eerily empty grandstands.
Belmont Sets Pace For Triple Crown, With Tiz The Law FavoredTiz the Law is the early 6-5 favorite for the Belmont, which kicks off what some are calling a “backwards Triple Crown.”
Ankle Injury Knocks Maxfield Off Triple Crown TrailMaxfield was discovered to have an injured ankle after a workout Wednesday at Keeneland and will miss the rescheduled Triple Crown series.