Justify aims for Triple Crown glory at Belmont

More Sports / Horse Racing Jun 8, 2018

Justify aims for Triple Crown glory at Belmont

Bob Baffert hopes Justify can gallop into American thoroughbred racing's Hall of Fame on Saturday when he bids to become only the 13th horse in history to complete the Triple Crown at the 150th running of the Belmont Stakes. A victory for the unbeaten 3-year-old ...

American Pharoah makes victorious return

More Sports / Horse Racing Aug 3, 2015

American Pharoah makes victorious return

A slight nudge was all it took for American Pharoah to seize control of the Haskell Invitational. And when Victor Espinoza asked, the majestic colt delivered an encore performance in his first race since winning the Triple Crown. "This horse, he just keeps bringing it," ...

American Pharoah wins Triple Crown

More Sports / Horse Racing Jun 7, 2015

American Pharoah wins Triple Crown

Finally, a Triple Crown winner, and after 37 years of waiting, this one was never in doubt. American Pharoah led all the way, winning the Belmont Stakes by 5½ lengths on Saturday, becoming the first horse since 1978 to sweep the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and ...

Meisho Mambo wins Shuka-sho

More Sports Oct 13, 2013

Meisho Mambo wins Shuka-sho

Japanese Oaks champion Meisho Mambo won the Shuka-sho to snatch two of the three jewels in the filly's triple crown on Sunday. Third choice Meisho Mambo held off second pick Smart Layer by a length and a quarter for her second Grade 1 victory as ...