Tag Archives: Animal Kingdom
- Belmont Stakes Preview
June 8, 2011
The field is finally set for the final leg of the Triple Crown this Saturday, 12 June 2011. Twelve horses are set to run the “Test of Champions” and the “Run for the Carnations” at the Belmont Stakes. It’s not as celebrated as the Kentucky Derby, but the attendance at...
- Shackleford ends Triple Crown run for Animal Kingdom
May 24, 2011
If you thought that we might have a Triple Crown contender this year for the first time in 33 years, hopefully by now the a few days after the Preakness, the disappointment has worn off. Despite a spirited effort and a close finish, Animal Kingdom was simply unable to catch...
- Animal Kingdom favoured in Preakness
May 20, 2011
With the Kentucky Derby in the books, the horse racing industry now moves to the second leg of the Triple Crown, the Preakness Stakes. Though the Preakness doesn’t carry as much hype and pomp in the general public as the Kentucky Derby, it is equally as prestigious. Poet Ogden Nash...