Tag Archives: belmont stakes
- Irish war cry returns as Belmont favorite after skipping preakness
June 9, 2017
Saturday’s 149th running of the Belmont Stakes will certainly lack intrigue considering both horses who won the first two legs of the Triple Crown will not be competing. However, that has put Irish War Cry in a favorable position as +300 chalk in a 12-horse field, with only one entering...
- American Pharoah winners choosing to cash their $2 winning tickets on eBay
June 9, 2015
Three-year-old thoroughbred American Pharoah made history on Saturday by becoming the first Triple Crown winner in 37 years and small-time bettors are apparently eager to claim their own little slice of history. On Monday, Belmont Stakes spokesman John Durso Jr. told ESPN that there were 94,128 bettors who took a...
- DraftKings inks exclusive marketing deal with Madison Square Garden Co.
June 4, 2015
Daily fantasy sports (DFS) operator DraftKings has inked an exclusive, multiyear marketing deal with Madison Square Garden Co. (MSG). Terms of the deal weren’t disclosed, but DraftKings will become the official DFS partner of MSG’s sports franchises, including the New York Knicks (NBA), the New York Rangers (NHL), the New...
- California Chrome heavy favorite to win Belmont Stakes, capture Triple Crown
May 29, 2014
The 2014 Belmont Stakes isn't expected to run for another week, but this early, anticipation is already building to the potential ascendancy to the throne of the first Triple Crown winner in 36 years. We've harped about California Chrome since he won the Kentucky Derby and followed that up another...
- California Chrome gallops closer to Triple Crown
May 21, 2014
It's been 35 years since a horse has won a Triple Crown, which means that for those who are 35 years and under - including yours truly - we have never, in our lifetime, witnessed a horse win the Triple Crown. It's a real pity that it hasn't happened since...
- I’ll Have Another withdraws from Belmont Stakes due to injury
June 8, 2012
Just like that, our hopes of seeing the first Triple Crown winner in the last 34 years is over. Belmont Stakes favorite and Triple Crown hopeful I'll Have Another has officially withdrawn from this weekend's race after suffering a swollen left-front tendon. The disappointment of not seeing the chestnut colt's bid...
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