Tag Archives: Triple Crown

Horse Profile: Afleet Alex

Described as an ugly duckling by his breeder, he went on to win eight races from twelve starts and 2.7 million dollars during a career shortened by injury. His win in the Preakness will be long remembered for a near disaster when he almost fell at the top of the stretch.

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Week of May 17, 2010

Congratulations to Lookin at Lucky and his connections, and congratulations to those of you who cashed tickets! Things will be a little quiet this week as we get ready for summer.

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Racing’s Greatest Rivalry

One of racing’s greatest trainers called them the greatest act horse racing has ever had. And 23 years later, no horses have come close to duplicating the rivalry between Affirmed and Alydar.

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