Fourteen To Run In 136th Preakness Stakes

The second leg of thoroughbred racing’s Triple Crown will be run tomorrow at Baltimore’s Pimlico racetrack. A field of 14 is entered in the Preakness Stakes. Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom is the early favorite at 2-1. He’ll run from post position 11. The second favorite, at 9-2, is Dialed In. The Nick Zito-trained horse… Continue reading Fourteen To Run In 136th Preakness Stakes

Belmont Stakes to be Run Without Derby, Preakness Winners

by Stephanie Crosby The two winners of early Triple Crown races won’t be in the field, but the 142nd running of the Belmont Stakes is tomorrow. Derby winner Super Saver and Preakness victor Lookin’ at Lucky opted out of the third Triple Crown race. Churchill Downs spokesperson and racing aficionado John Asher says even without… Continue reading Belmont Stakes to be Run Without Derby, Preakness Winners

Lookin' At Lucky Wins Preakness

Lookin’ At Lucky, the 2-1 co-favorite, has won the 135th running of the Preakness Stakes in Baltimore. First Dude was the second place finisher; Jackson Bend came in third. Lookin’ at Lucky, trained by Bob Baffert and ridden by Martin Garcia, was the early favorite in the Kentucky Derby, but was hampered by a rough… Continue reading Lookin' At Lucky Wins Preakness

Twelve Set To Run In Preakness

A field of 12 will run in Saturday’s Preakness Stakes, the second jewel in thoroughbred racing’s Triple Crown. Kentucky Derby winner Super Saver is the early Preakness favorite, with 5-2 odds and drew the number eight post position. The second favorite, at 3-1 is Lookin’ at Lucky, which was the early Derby favorite but finished… Continue reading Twelve Set To Run In Preakness

Derby Winner To Run In Preakness

Kentucky Derby winner Mine That Bird will run in the Preakness Stakes in Baltimore on May 16. Trainer Chip Wooley said Sunday he wanted to see how the three-year-old gelding recovered from his Derby run before deciding if he would compete in the Preakness. Wooley made the decision Monday morning to go to Baltimore after… Continue reading Derby Winner To Run In Preakness