Kentucky Derby

Justify Banner Added at Kentucky Derby Museum

The Kentucky Derby Museum raised the newest banner commemorating a Triple Crown winner, when it raised a banner honoring 2018 winner Justify Aug. …

Horse Racing

Bodemeister Shuttling for the First Time to Argentina

WinStar Farm's grade 1 winner and prominent third-crop sire Bodemeister is shuttling to the Southern Hemisphere for the first time this year as part …


'A gift from God': Undefeated Triple Crown winner Justify retires from racing

<b>(CNN) —</b> After just 158 days of an impressive career, Justify -- the 13th horse ever to win the coveted Triple Crown -- will retire from racing.<p>On Wednesday Justify's hall-of-fame trainer Bob Baffert said the horse was suffering from fluid in his left front ankle.<p>"Justify had some filling in his …

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Triple Crown winner Justify retires from racing

Justify is going out on top.<p>The Triple Crown winner has fluid in his left front ankle, and his trainer and owners have decided to retire him from …


Kentucky Derby, Triple Crown winner Justify has been retired from horse racing

It’s been more than a month since Justify won the 2018 Triple Crown. On Wednesday, though, his ownership sent a release announcing the chestnut colt …

Horse Racing

Injured Victor Espinoza to miss rest of Del Mar meet

DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) — Hall of Fame jockey Victor Espinoza will miss the rest of Del Mar's summer meet after he fractured a vertebra in his neck during a training accident.<p>Agent Brian Beach tweeted Monday that Espinoza's condition had improved to stable and he was up and walking in the hospital. …

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Jockey Victor Espinoza has fractured vertebra after horse collapses, dies

DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) — Jockey Victor Espinoza was injured when the horse he was riding at Del Mar racetrack collapsed during training and died.<p>Racetrack officials say Bobby Abu Dhabi suffered an apparent fatal heart attack during a workout Sunday morning. Espinoza was thrown off the horse, then lay …

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Todd's Trolls - BEST OF - LA Confidential, APC & Kentucky Derby (07 02 '18)

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These Are the Most Famous Horses from Kentucky Derby History

The Kentucky Derby is rich in tradition and history. From statement hats to mint juleps and everything in between, Southerners look forward to the …

Horse Racing

Churchill Downs Releases Logo for Next Year's Derby

Churchill Downs racetrack today unveiled the official Kentucky Derby 145 logo. Featuring racing Thoroughbreds, the logo brings to life the thrill of …


PHOTOS: Justify wins Triple Crown — the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes

NEW YORK — Justify led all the way to win the Belmont Stakes by 1¾ lengths and become horse racing’s 13th Triple Crown champion and second in four …

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Belmont Stakes 2018: Official order of finish (Justify wins Triple Crown)

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Justify won Belmont Stakes 2018 today (Saturday, June 9) in Elmont, N.Y. Justify became the 13th Triple Crown winner in American …

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2018 Belmont Stakes: Post time, horses, lineup, TV schedule

The third and final leg of horse racing's Triple Crown is finally here.<p>Winner of the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes, Justify will look to take its final stride toward history Saturday at the 150th running of the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York.<p>Here's everything you need to …

Horse Racing

Every horse that nearly missed completing the Triple Crown

Always Dreaming has one leg down and two more to go.<p>In order to join the exclusive club of horses to win the Triple Crown, Always Dreaming will have …

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Justify Prepares for The Belmont Stakes – Bloomberg

Justify Prepares for The Belmont Stakes<p>Justify Prepares for The Belmont Stakes<p>Justify Prepares for The Belmont …


Belmont Stakes updated odds as of 5 p.m.

As of 5 p.m., Justify is holding as the 4-5 favorite for the Belmont Stakes. Still a three-way tie for second choice among Hofburg, Bravazo and Vino …

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Justify wins 2018 Belmont, seizes horse-racing’s Triple Crown in historic undefeated run

Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner Justify ran into the history books Saturday, winning the Belmont Stakes in wire-to-wire fashion and …

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Belmont Stakes Scene-Setter

Claire Crosby sets the scene for the Belmont Stakes from Belmont Park where it's warm and sunny and all systems are go for Kentucky Derby and …


Scenes from the 150th Belmont Stakes

Spectators flocked to Belmont Park in Elmont for the 150th running of the Belmont Stakes on Saturday.

Belmont Stakes

Kenny Troutt

Kenny Troutt's current horse, Justify, won the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness. If Justify wins the Belmont on Saturday, the poor kid from the Mount …

Mount Vernon

Four things to know about the Belmont as Justify tries for Triple Crown

ELMONT, N.Y. — Here are four things to know about the Belmont Stakes on Saturday as Justify attempts to become the 13th Triple Crown winner.<p>1. New silks for Justify<p>Fans who got used to seeing Justify jockey Mike Smith win the Kentucky Derby and Preakness in the predominantly white WinStar Farm …

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George Soros secretly won the Kentucky Derby

Triple Crown contender Justify didn't plan to run in the Kentucky Derby. But a hefty offer from George Soros convinced the colt, even if it meant …

George Soros

Justify the heavy favorite to pull off historic Belmont Stakes, Triple Crown win

Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner Justify will make a run for the horse-racing record books Saturday as he attempts to win the Belmont …

Horse Racing

Air Horse One flies horses cross country in style

Justify shipped from Churchill Downs to Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore on Wednesday, a precise operation that Sutton Forwarding Co. arranges so meticulously that the race horses flying from track to track do not even have to touch the ground.<p>As Mike Payne spoke Wednesday, he was en route to the …


The Field Is Set For The Belmont Stakes

21 minutes ago<p><b>ELMONT, Ny. --</b> Justify will try and win the triple crown from the rail.<p>The Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner will run from the first …

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Jockey Mike Smith prepping for Belmont Stakes

- Horseracing’s greatest achievement is the Triple Crown: winning The Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes and the Belmont Stakes all in the same year. …

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When is the 2018 Belmont Stakes?

The 150th Belmont Stakes on June 9 could be a double milestone for thoroughbred racing because Justify could become U.S. thoroughbred racing's 13th …

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Belmont Stakes: Elliott Walden on Justify

Jennie Rees talks to Elliott Walden of WinStar about Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner Justify, as he prepares for the Belmont Stakes.


Joe Drape, New York Times

Weeks ago, Drape explained why Justify would win the Kentucky Derby. He rejoins Jeremy a week from the Belmont and says he isn't convinced the horse …

Belmont Stakes

Kentucky Derby Party Checklist

<b>Food</b><br>There are a few essentials you must serve at your Derby party. Not only are these recipes traditional fare for the Derby, but they are delicious …