First won in 1919 by Sir Barton, the Triple Crown is a racing series for the 3-year-olds comprised of the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes. Only 12 horses have won all three races, the last being American Pharoah in 2015.
How many Triple Crowns have been lost at the Belmont? How many fillies have won? Find out what you should know about the Belmont Stakes!
A clock malfunction, a change of venue, a notorious party scene and a pristine piece of art are just a few of the things you should know about the Preakness.
The Preakness may be Maryland’s signature race, but like most cool things, it spent some time in New York.
A look at the man, and filly, who transformed the Kentucky Derby into the institution it is today.
So you’ve watched the Kentucky Derby a couple of times—or maybe even every year. And you’ve always wondered if there were a better way to pick the winner than going by name, number or best looking jockey outfit. There is, pay attention to the Derby prep season!
Usually reserved for human folly, this installment of Woulda, Coulda, Shoulda looks at how Derby favorites have fared throughout the years.