1. Victoria Pendleton Sets Sights on July Racing Debut at Race in Newbury

    Double Olympic cycling champion Victoria Pendleton is preparing to make her horse racing debut in Newbury in July...

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  2. American Pharoah's Triple Crown Bid: Inside the Belmont Stakes' Numbers

    American Pharoah goes for the Triple Crown on Saturday at the Belmont Stakes, and as every fan of four-footed athletes knows, it has been an amazingly long time since any horse has completed the sweep...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 29 days ago 13,091 reads 0 comments

  3. Belmont Stakes 2015 Post Positions: Odds and Predictions for Every Horse

    At about 6:50 p.m. on Saturday, June 6, a day when the United States remembers the Normandy invasion 71 years ago, American Pharoah will make his assault at the history books as he contends for the elusive Triple Crown...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 29 days ago 890 reads 0 comments

  4. 2015 Belmont Stakes Horses: Ranking Every Contender in New York

    History is on the line Saturday at Belmont Park, with American Pharoah seeking to become the first Triple Crown winner since Affirmed in 1978. He takes on seven foes in the $1.5 million Belmont Stakes (G1)...

    Michael Dempsey Written by Michael Dempsey about 29 days ago 16,966 reads 1 comments

  5. Would-Be Triple Crown Spoilers Have History on Their Side

    Sitting posture perfect, the first clue to how intense her emotions still get was the constant kneading of the tablecloth between her fragile fingers.....

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  6. Belmont Stakes Odds 2015: Updated Vegas Lines and Predictions After Post Draw

    A potential Triple Crown has turned from a mirage into a real possibility in 2015 and became even clearer with Wednesday's draw of the Belmont Stakes post positions...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 29 days ago 314 reads 0 comments

  7. Belmont Stakes 2015 Contenders: Favorites, Lineup Odds After Post Position Draw

    The last time we saw a Triple Crown winner was in 1978 when Affirmed broke from the No. 3 gate and outlasted Alydar to take the Belmont Stakes...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 29 days ago 1,588 reads 0 comments

  8. Belmont Stakes 2015 Horses and Jockeys with Best Odds of Winning Belmont Race

    The post positions were revealed for the 2015 Belmont Stakes, and American Pharoah and jockey Victor Espinoza are firm favorites to win the Triple Crown. The duo will begin the race from the fifth post position in the eight-horse field...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 29 days ago 3,451 reads 0 comments

  9. Belmont Stakes 2015 Odds: Updated Lines and Favorites After Post Position Draw

    When American Pharoah went to the post at the Preakness, he did it from post position No. 1, and that forced the hand of trainer Bob Baffert and jockey Victor Espinoza...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 29 days ago 1,041 reads 0 comments

  10. Belmont Stakes 2015: Post Positions, Odds and Race Schedule for Belmont

    American Pharoah had to start from the outside in his first and from the inside in his second triumph of the Triple Crown season. It's only fitting that he'll begin the 2015 Belmont Stakes smack dab in the middle...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 29 days ago 4,678 reads 0 comments

  11. Stabling with a Triple Crown Winner: Craig Sager's Tale of 1977's Belmont Stakes

    It was 1977. I was the sports director of WINK-TV in Fort Myers, Florida. And I wasn't going to miss the final leg of Seattle Slew's quest to claim horse racing's Triple Crown...

    Craig Sager Written by Craig Sager about 29 days ago 8,758 reads 11 comments

  12. American Pharoah's Triple Crown 2015 Odds After Belmont Post Positions Draw

    American Pharoah , aiming to become the 12th horse in history to win the Triple Crown and the first since Affirmed in 1978, has 3-5 odds to accomplish the feat after Wednesday's post positions draw for the Belmont Stakes...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 29 days ago 924 reads 0 comments

  13. Belmont Stakes 2015 Post Positions: Updated Odds and Predictions After Draw

    The anticipation for the 2015 Belmont Stakes just increased tenfold, as the race's post positions were announced Wednesday afternoon...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 29 days ago 3,884 reads 0 comments

  14. Belmont Stakes 2015: Post Positions, Latest Vegas Odds and Picks After Post Draw

    American Pharoah 's run at the Triple Crown at the 2015 Belmont Stakes will begin from the fifth post position. The official post draw was conducted on Wednesday afternoon...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 29 days ago 369 reads 0 comments

  15. Belmont Stakes Draw 2015: Post Positions, Field and Race Preview

    American Pharoah's quest for history took further shape heading into the 2015 Belmont Stakes, as the Triple Crown hopeful received a favorable position in Wednesday's post draw at Rockefeller Center in New York...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 29 days ago 3,963 reads 0 comments

  16. Belmont Stakes Draw 2015: Start Time, Entry Lineup and TV Schedule

    For the second year in a row, the Belmont Stakes will have an extra charge of meaning with a Triple Crown hopeful in the field...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 29 days ago 16,840 reads 1 comments

  17. Belmont Stakes Field 2015: Post Positions and Updated Odds for All Horses

    On Wednesday, American Pharoah came away the big winner at the post position draw for the Belmont Stakes...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 29 days ago 2,200 reads 0 comments

  18. Belmont Stakes 2015 Post Positions: Complete Listing for Every Horse

    Post positions for the 147th Belmont Stakes were announced Wednesday. Headlining the field of eight is prohibitive 3-5 morning-line favorite and Triple Crown hopeful American Pharoah, who will start from post No...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 29 days ago 23,396 reads 11 comments

  19. Pharoah Draws Post No. 5, 3-5 Favorite for Belmont

    The New York Racing Association took this year's Belmont Stakes draw to the big city, where at the Rockefeller Center on Wednesday American Pharoah drew the No. 5 post in a field of eight for Saturday's race...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 29 days ago 57 reads 0 comments

  20. American Pharoah Draws Post No. 5 Post for Belmont

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 29 days ago 2 reads 0 comments

  21. NYT: Belmont Winners Through the Years

    Eleven horses have won the Triple Crown, with Affirmed's victory in 1978 the most recent. A look back at how The New York Times covered these rare triumphs...

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  22. NYRA Chairman to Take Leave of Absence

    Anthony Bonomo, the chairman of the New York Racing Association, is taking a leave of absence in the wake of allegations that he provided a no-show job to the son of Dean G. Skelos, the former New York State Senate majority leader...

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  23. Pharoah Taking Up Residence at Belmont

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  24. Pletcher Seeks to Spoil Triple Crown Bid on Home Turf

    If the trainer Todd Pletcher is to deny American Pharoah the Triple Crown in the Belmont Stakes on Saturday, he hopes his willingness to skip the Preakness Stakes three weeks earlier will provide the edge he needs...

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  25. Report: NBC to Extend Belmont Stakes TV Rights

    The NBC Sports Group is expected to announce Wednesday at the Belmont Stakes draw in Manhattan that it will carry the third leg of thoroughbred racing's Triple Crown through at least 2020...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 30 days ago 637 reads 0 comments