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At Last, ‘Pharoah’ Rules As 12th Triple Crown Winner

American Pharoah ended US racing’s 37-year Triple Crown drought, romping to victory in the Belmont Stakes.

June 6, 2015
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Bob Baffert Looks To Overcome Unlucky Post Positions Of American Pharoah, Dortmund

Poor post positions aren’t enough to diminish American Pharoah’s odds to win the Preakness Stakes, the second jewel on the Triple Crown.

May 14, 2015

Endorse This: Race To The Bottom

The typically dignified world of horse racing just saw an entertaining blooper — as this jockey very nearly managed to win from behind.

April 24, 2015

Congress Considers Tax Breaks From Horse Racing To Stock Car Racing

By Maria Recio, McClatchy Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — Horse racing may be thought of as the sport of kings, but the National Thoroughbred Racing Association says breeders and stable owners need a tax break just like everybody else. Stock car racing has a regal status among its followers, but NASCAR has its hand out, too, […]

May 12, 2014