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Belmont Stakes: Kentucky Derby And Preakness Winners Set For A Rematch

This Saturday’s Belmont Stakes in New York lacks a Triple Crown attempt but it does include the next best thing: a rematch between the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winners.

06/06/2013

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Sports Verdict: Most Impressive Start To The Season? Mariano Rivera Vs. Miguel Cabrera

Two of the elite talents in the American League, Miguel Cabrera and Mariano Rivera, have begun this year no differently than any other they have played.

05/16/2013

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How I’d Bet $100 On The Preakness Stakes

Since 2000, seven post-time favorites have won the Preakness. There is no doubt that this year’s post-time favorite will be Kentucky Derby winner Orb.

05/16/2013

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Kentucky Derby: A Solid Field Of Colts Set For The 2013 Edition

By Kevin Martin This year is the first time that colts making the field in the Kentucky Derby qualified under a new points system.  In years past, colts qualified based on graded stakes earnings.   A total […]

05/01/2013

Op-Ed: I’ll Have Another’s Owner Chose Major Payday Over Major History

LAS VEGAS (CBS Las Vegas) – If you had the chance at becoming a legend or guaranteed riches, which would you choose? The owner of I’ll Have Another appears to have opted for the money. […]

06/09/2012

Trainer Doug O’Neill celebrates in the winners circle after his horse I'll Have Another won the 137th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 19, 2012 in Baltimore, Md. (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

California Racing Officials Suspend Trainer Of I’ll Have Another

Despite vigorously denying he gave one of his horses an illegal performance-enhancing mixture, trainer Doug O’Neill was suspended 45 days — a ban that won’t take effect until after his superstar colt, I’ll Have Another, tries to win the Triple Crown.

05/25/2012

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Preakness Stakes: A Derby Rematch Set For Baltimore

<em>By: Kevin Martin</em>   The Preakness Stakes, the second leg of the Triple Crown, will be contested at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore on Saturday.  Six colts who ran in the Kentucky Derby will return […]

05/17/2012

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Shackleford Wins Preakness; Animal Kingdom 2nd

BALTIMORE (AP)—Soaked with sweat, Shackleford bucked and kicked until crewmen finally shoved him into the No. 5 gate at the Preakness. One ton of horseflesh all but screamed, “Get me out of here.” Less than […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/21/2011