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  1. Pair of Triple Crown Victors Look for a 'Dandy' Summer at the SpaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Your News Now

    ... time the Triple Crown gang was all together in June, Creator was closing fast for an upset victory in the Belmont Stakes. "A classic win is what we were hoping to achieve. The style in which he won the Belmont was extremely exciting," said Creator's ...

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  2. Preakness winner Exaggerator might skip Jim DandyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... work) with the vigor I wanted to see." Exaggerator's last race was a disappointing 11th-place finish in the Belmont Stakes on June 11. He was second in the Kentucky Derby and then won the Preakness. Exaggerator has won five of 12 career starts, ...

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  3. Ortiz brothers are fierce competitors, despite close bondRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... a dream. Both jockeys have won a lot. Irad is the reigning Saratoga Riding Title Champion. He's coming off a Belmont Stakes win. Jose says when he steps into the starting gates before a race and you look over to see Irad there, he's just another guy ...

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  4. Potential Travers horse suffers serious injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Albany Times Union

    Belmont Stakes hopeful Stradivari gallops around the training track at Belmont Park, Thursday, June 9, 2016, in Elmont, N.Y. Stradivari, trained by Todd Pletcher, will compete in the 148th running of the Belmont Stakes horse race on Saturday. ORG XMIT: NYJJ101 less Belmont Stakes hopeful Stradivari gallops around the training track at Belmont Park, Thursday, June 9, 2016, in Elmont, N.Y. Stradivari, trained by Todd Pletcher, will compete in the 148th running of the ... more BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 20: Preakness contender Stradivari trains on track during a training session for the 141st running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on on May 20, 2016 in Baltimore, Maryland.

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  5. Chrome's fans want another win on menuRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... it to the 2014 Derby and then won it. He followed by winning the Preakness before finishing fourth in the Belmont Stakes. Since then his career has taken him to Dubai, England and points across the U.S. His followers, dubbed Chromies, are almost ...

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  6. Stradivari Sustains Career-Ending InjuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Blood Horse

    ... and Mrs. John Magnier. was similarly dominant. He finished fourth in the Preakness Stakes and fifth in the Belmont Stakes presented by NYRA Bets (both gr. I). Veterinarians will assess the structure in his leg and the blood supply, and should ...

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  7. Stradivari suffers condylar fracture during workoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ESPN

    ... galloping out following a five-furlong workout over the main track that was done in company with Destin, the Belmont Stakes runner-up. Stradivari was pulled up abruptly in the middle of the turn by exercise rider Patti Krotenko. Stradivari was ...

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  8. Chromies rejoice, California Chrome back racing Saturday at Del MarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Los Angeles Times

    ... even making it to the 2014 Derby and then won it. He followed by winning the Preakness before losing in the Belmont Stakes. Since then his career has taken him to Dubai, England and points across the U.S. Understanding the success of opening day at ...

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  9. Saratoga still has horses to watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Albany Times Union

    ... stabled at the Spa, beyond the obvious candidates for the Travers on Aug. 27: Preakness winner Exaggerator, Belmont Stakes champion Creator and the talented Mohaymen. Tepin: She made international news on June 14 when she defeated males in the Group ...

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  10. Baffert trying to ruin Chrome's partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Bob Baffert helps hold up the Triple Crown Trophy In this June 6, 2015, file photo, American Pharoah jockey Victor Espinoza, left, and trainer , second from tight, join members of owners Ahmed Zayat's family holding up the Triple Crown Trophy after American Pharoah won the 147th running of the Belmont Stakes horse race at Belmont Park in Elmont, N.Y. Baffert is back at Churchill Downs bidding for his fifth career Derby win with Mor Spirit, a colt lacking the buzz American Pharoah enjoyed a year ago but still a top contender to wear the garland of red roses.

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  11. Kay Discusses Saratoga Meet, 'Clean Audits'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Blood Horse

    Addressing the Saratoga Chamber of Commerce at its annual pre-race meet breakfast July 21, New York Racing Association president and chief executive officer Chris Kay lauded his organization's accomplishments over the last year and provided a preview of improvements customers can expect to see this summer at Kay, in noting the reduction in catastrophic breakdowns, a return to profitability, and the attendance and pari-mutuel handle success of the 2015 Belmont Stakes and Saratoga meet, Kay portrayed a NYRA that has met the standards set when the state took control of the organization in 2012.

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  12. Saratoga Race Course is a classroom for 2-year-oldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Albany Times Union

    ... his first career triumph here in 2012 on his way to more than $2.5 million in career earnings that included a Belmont Stakes win in 2013. "We've had plenty of good horses over the years that haven't won their first out but have gone on to achieve ...

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  13. Residents, leaders rally against stadium plan at Belmont ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | South Shore Record

    ... traffic at soccer matches to what she has experienced during her 15 years living on Huntley Road during the Belmont Stakes. "They would bring the Belmont Stakes 365 days a year," Dean said of the Cosmos' plan. "You will have increased trash, and you ...

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  14. Jose Ortiz tops Belmont meet as leading riderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | ESPN

    Jockey Jose Ortiz put a bow on a spectacular Belmont Park spring/summer meeting, winning four races on Sunday's closing-day card, including the $125,000 Lynbrook Stakes on the first-time starter Miss Freeze. Ortiz, 22, finished the 54-day meet as the leading rider with 78 winners, 21 more than his brother Irad Ortiz Jr., who did win the meet's signature event, the Belmont Stakes.

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  15. Gun Runner, Creator Both Work in SaratogaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Blood Horse

    ... fastest of 10 at the distance, on the fast Oklahoma Training Track. The WinStar Farm's Creator, winner of the Belmont Stakes Presented by NYRA Bets (gr. I), breezed in 1:01 4/5, fifth-fastest of 20 at the distance, on the fast main track at Sign up ...

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  16. Cupid back to form in Indiana DerbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | ESPN

    ... Crown trail in the Arkansas Derby wasn't to blame for his poor showing in the one-turn Easy Goer on the Belmont Stakes undercard, and hoped a return to two-turn racing would spark a return to form. Cupid's strongest attribute, which he showed ...

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  17. Gun Runner Set for Derby Rematch in HaskellRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Blood Horse

    ... He also finished third behind Nyquist in last year's Breeders' Cup Juvenile (gr. I) and was third in the Belmont Stakes Presented by NYRA Bets (gr. I) June 11 last time out for trainer Dale Romans. Sign up for our free weekly email newsletters and ...

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  18. Lightning Strike Kills Brilliant SpeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Blood Horse

    ... Blue Grass Stakes (gr. I) and Saranac Stakes (gr. IIIT) at 3. Throughout his racing career, he placed in the Belmont Stakes, Emirates Airline Breeders' Cup Turf, Jamaica Handicap, Woodford Reserve Turf Classic Stakes, and the Sword Dancer ...

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  19. Plenty of options to look at in Indiana DerbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | ESPN

    ... eager early, he risks a pace battle, at least with Cupid if not others. While his one-paced seventh in the Belmont Stakes is forgivable, he'll probably be overbet off his Preakness, a race in which he skipped over slop and got a great pace setup ...

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  20. Kent Stakes part of intriguing Del Cap cardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | ESPN

    ... Kid Cruz had won two stakes in a row before finishing seventh in the Grade 2 Brooklyn going 1-1/2 miles on Belmont Stakes Day. Kid Cruz can be a bit lazy at times, but jockey Jose Ortiz knows him well and is sure to keep him properly motivated in ...

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