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  1. AP SportlightRead the original story

    8 min ago | KDWN

    1905 - Harry Payne Whitney's Tanya becomes the second filly to win the Belmont Stakes. Ruthless was the first filly to win the Belmont, in 1867. Whitney would also win the Kentucky Derby with a filly, Regret, in 1915. 1935 - In the first major league ...

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  2. Triple Crown hopeful ready to cash in on patriotic nameRead the original story

    1 hr ago | New York Post

    ... gig on May 20, has just seventeen days to line up marketing deals before American Pharoah heads to the Belmont Stakes on June 6. New York-based Leverage also handled sponsorships for California Chrome, the thoroughbred that last year excited the ...

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  3. American Pharoah gallops in Kentucky, others work at BelmontRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Tribune-Chronicle

    ... American Pharoah won the Kentucky Derby on May 2 and the Preakness last Saturday. He is preparing for the Belmont Stakes on June 6, when he will attempt to become the first Triple Crown winner since Affirmed in 1978. American Pharoah is expected to ...

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  4. Espinoza: TC Pursuit 'Different This Time'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Blood Horse

    Victor Espinoza departs Southern California for New York June 1, for what he hopes is a date with destiny, when he pursues a sweep of the Triple Crown aboard This year's Belmont Stakes will mark the second time in two years and the third time in his career he will try for the elusive third leg of the Triple Crown, having missed out on Usually readily accessible, this time around the rider is attempting to maintain a relatively low profile with public-relations functions and accommodating the media, focusing as he should on the target at hand Espinoza and his agent, Brian Beach, will make certain the rider is a "fresh horse" going into the Belmont, leaving that same objective for American Pharoah up to the colt's trainer, Bob Baffert, who will be seeking the Triple Crown for the fourth time.

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  5. Troegs Java Head infused ice cream conesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WPMT-TV York

    ... ad infused ice cream. Penn National Race Course is also gearing up for the final leg of the Triple Crown, the Belmont Stakes on June 6th. Live racing at Penn National will begin after the Belmont Stakes.

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  6. Belmont Stakes 2015: Predictions for Longshots to Beat American PharoahRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... resulted in eye-opening, longshot winners crossing the line first at Belmont Park. Some of the better-known Belmont Stakes longshot winners include 30-1 Lemon Drop Kid, who defeated Triple Crown candidate Charismatic in 1999, Commendable, who won ...

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  7. Some dramatic Triple CrownaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Naples Daily News

    Funny how a 1 1/2-mile race - the farthest distance most horses will ever run - can be decided by a head, neck or nose, or by 8, 25 or even 31 lengths. Secretariat's record 31-length victory in the 1973 Belmont Stakes, an unforgettable run into Triple Crown lore, still brings on chills when watching replays more than 40 years later.

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  8. American Pharoah Gallops at ChurchillRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Blood Horse

    ... 16 Xpressbet.com Preakness Stakes (gr. I) in preparation for the final leg of the Triple Crown, the June 6 Belmont Stakes (gr. I). "It went nice. (It) didn't seem like he was tired or anything," Alvarez said. "He came back pretty much the same ...

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  9. American Pharoah shows no fatigue in first gallop since Preakness winRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... Pharoah went about a mile under Alvarez at Churchill Downs as he prepares for his shot at history in the Belmont Stakes on June 6. Alvarez is the regular morning pilot for the Kentucky Derby and Preakness hero and said the bay colt felt very much ...

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  10. Some dramatic Triple Crown finishes, winners and losersRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Funny how a 1 1/2-mile race - the farthest distance most horses will ever run - can be decided by a head, neck or nose, or by 8, 25 or even 31 lengths. Secretariat's record 31-length victory in the 1973 Belmont Stakes, an unforgettable run into Triple Crown lore, still brings on chills when watching replays more than 40 years later.

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  11. Agency Selected to Market American PharoahRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Blood Horse

    ... to become the first horse to sweep the Triple Crown since Affirmed in 1978 when he contests the June 6 Belmont Stakes (gr. I). "The possibility of winning the Triple Crown on the oldest track in America is an unbelievable honor for us, and we're ...

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  12. Pletcher's Belmont 3 workRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | ESPN

    Frosted will challenge Triple Crown hopeful American Pharoah in the $1.5 million Belmont Stakes on June 6, Kiaran McLaughlin announced Thursday. Kentucky Derby and Xpressbet.com Preakness Stakes winner American Pharoah returned to the track Thursday for the first time since winning in the slop at Pimlico.

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  13. Frosted Continues Working Toward BelmontRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Blood Horse

    ... be a sharp worker in the past, McLaughlin was not looking for a swift move from the colt in his penultimate Belmont Stakes breeze. The colt had worked a bullet four furlongs in :47.64 on May 15. After consulting his stopwatch when his workers hit ...

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  14. NJSS pacers in action at The MeadowlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | HarnessLink.com

    ... a trip of a lifetime. Fans visiting the Meadowlands during live racing can enter to win a VIP trip to the Belmont Stakes. The prize package includes clubhouse seating for four, dining in the Marquee Tent, and a parking pass. The winner will be drawn ...

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  15. Belmont Stakes hopefuls get to workingRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    Just over two weeks remain until the 147th Belmont Stakes when American Pharoah will attempt to accomplish what has become the rarest of feats in sports, sweeping the Triple Crown. The Kentucky Derby and Preakness champ will not be alone when he reaches the track for the 1 1/2-mile "Test of the Champion" on Saturday, June 6. As many as 10 other 3-year-olds are likely to challenge the colt from Zayat Stables.

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  16. All signs positive for American Pharoah ahead of BelmontRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sporting News

    Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner American Pharoah began his bid toward the June 6 Belmont Stakes with a once-around jog Thursday morning at Churchill Downs, a routine bit of exercise that took a mere seven minutes to complete. At about 6:45 on an unseasonably chilly and overcast morning, American Pharoah entered from the 5 1/2-furlong gap onto a Churchill surface that held just a bit of moisture from a light overnight rain.

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  17. American Pharoah Owner Calls Gambling Debt Lawsuit 'A Scam'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... Pharoah has won the Kentucky Derby and Preakness and will try for the first Triple Crown in 37 years at the Belmont Stakes next month. Affirmed was the last horse to pull off the trifecta in 1978. Zayat, 52, who is from Egypt, came to the U.S. when ...

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  18. Pharoah set to stand stud in KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Win or lose in the forthcoming Belmont Stakes, there is the major probability that Triple Crown hopeful American Pharoah will not race again in 2016, now that owner Ahmet Zayat has sold breeding rights to the nation's top colt to Ashford Stud in Versailles, KY. Although Zayat will continue to control American Pharaoh's racing career until the end of the year, official decisions regarding his actual retirement will be made collectively by him, Ashford and trainer Bob Baffert.

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  19. Downstate Sire Stakes season begins with Michael Sorentino TrotRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Hoof Beats

    ... ening simulcasting June 3-12, inclusive). Afternoon simulcasting is available daily, including June 6 for the Belmont Stakes.

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  20. Pletcher Horses Top Belmont Work TabRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Blood Horse

    the morning of May 22 as three of his hopefuls for the June 6 Belmont Stakes (gr. I) worked at the New York oval. Working before the track maintenance break were , who went in unison in :59.01 for five furlongs. Jockey John Velazquez was aboard Carpe ...

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