Category: Preakness Stakes


War of Will gets ‘fair shot’ and wins Preakness featuring riderless horse

War of Will captures Preakness Stakes from the inside No 1 postEverfast finishes a nose ahead of Owendale for second at PimlicoBodexpress keeps running after ejecting jockey John VelazquezMark Casse completed a lifelong quest two weeks after the scare …


Justify, undefeated Triple Crown winner, will retire due to ankle filling

Chestnut colt was 13th horse to win racing’s Triple CrownThree-year-old must retire due to ankle filling, says trainerJustify’s breeding rights said to be worth a record $75mJustify, the hulking chestnut colt who last month became the 13th horse to win…


American racing is the big winner after Justify’s Triple Crown heroics | Greg Wood

Bob Baffert’s unbeaten Kentucky Derby winner will ensure bumper crowds at his final appearances and huge demand from breeders when he retires to studThe second Triple Crown winner of the last four decades was greeted as rapturously as the first when Ju…


Justify to run from rail in Triple Crown bid after drawing No1 post for Belmont

Justify will run from the rail in historic bid for Triple CrownUnbeaten chestnut colt opens as 4-5 morning-line favoriteSecond choice is Hofburg (9-2); rest of field is 12-1 or longerJustify will run out of the No1 post in Saturday’s 150th running of t…


Kentucky Derby winner Justify draws No7 post for Preakness Stakes

Justify draws No7 post for Preakness, same as Kentucky DerbyTriple Crown hopeful installed as the 1-2 morning-line favoriteEight-horse field matches 2015 edition as smallest since 2000Justify, the undefeated Kentucky Derby winner, will run out of the N…