August 23, 2013 - 10:38am
The country's best three-year-olds have survived the Triple Crown series and matured as race horses, but who will prevail in Saratoga's Mid-Summer Derby—the Travers Stakes?
For 150 years Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga Springs, NY has been the pinnacle of summer racing and, for most of those years, the Travers Stakes, or the Mid-Summer Derby as it's com
February 4, 2013 - 10:15am
369 horses were nominated to compete in the Triple Crown series of races through the early nomination process.
Although down slightly from last year’s 398 early nominees, 369 three-year-olds took advantage of the early nomination process for this year’s Triple Crown. Only horses made eligible to the Triple Crown can compete in the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs May 4, the Preakness Stakes at...
July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
The Belmont stakes, which runs tomorrow in Elmont, New York, completes this year's Triple Crown series of racing and includes Derby winner, Animal Kingdom, and Preakness winner, Shackleford.
In the 143rd running of the Grade 1 $1,000,000 Belmont Stakes Animal Kingdom, the Graham Motion trained Kentucky Derby winner, will again face Shackleford, trainer Dale Romans' Preakness Stakes winner. Although Animal Kingdom has been installed as the morning line favorite at 2-1 and...