Hennig's filly seeks back-to-back wins

Saturday, June 21, 2014
Merry Meadow is hustling up her schedule in the Bed o’ Roses today, but if she runs the way she did last time, the field will have to hustle to keep up.

Horse racing: Lukas wants to forget colt's last start

Saturday, June 14, 2014
Before Will Take Charge’s last start, you have to go all the way back to last year’s Belmont Stakes to find the previous clunker on his resumé.

Starlight forced to euthanize Intense Holiday

Friday, June 13, 2014
The news went from bad to as bad as it gets for Starlight Racing, as their Grade II Risen Star winner Intense Holiday had to be euthanized due to laminitis on Thursday.
Tonalist denies California Chrome the Triple Crown in Belmont Stakes

Tonalist denies California Chrome the Triple Crown in Belmont Stakes

Sunday, June 8, 2014
Triple Crown drought continues.

5 things to know for Triple Crown try in Belmont

Saturday, June 7, 2014
The last 1 1/2 miles of the Triple Crown trail are littered with misses and heartbreak.


California Chrome has date with destiny

Saturday, June 7, 2014
We finally get to see what Chrome is made of.
Pure chromium is brittle, but zap some electrons through it, and it will attach itself to a surface in an orderly layer that is not only pretty to look at, but durable and difficult to tarnish.
California Chrome gets the final zap today.

Impartiality? Not with Triple Crown on the line

Saturday, June 7, 2014
There is a rule for sports media people that they should never cheer in the press box when they are covering an event.
But it will be tough to hold back the excitement at the Belmont Stakes today if California Chrome does something that hasn’t been done in 36 years — win horse racing’s Triple Crown.

Belmont analysis: Chrome should shine again

Saturday, June 7, 2014
Can California Chrome win today’s Belmont Stakes and become racing’s first Triple Crown champion since Affirmed in 1978?

California Chrome 3-5 in Belmont for Triple Crown bid

Wednesday, June 4, 2014
Faces 10 in 146th Belmont Stakes

Final breezes will set Belmont field

Saturday, May 31, 2014
With a set of breezes scheduled this weekend for next Saturday’s $1.5 million Belmont Stakes, the field to face California Chrome and his Triple Crown bid will come into clearer focus.

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