Oh no! Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist will not be competing in the Belmont Stakes after doctors confirmed he’s too sick to compete. We’re so disappointed, but doctors don’t want to take any chances!
Unfortunately, even animals can reach their breaking point. Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist will not run at the Belmont Stakes because he’s sick! After doctors received some alarming test results, it was decided the colt shouldn’t return to the race until he’s healthy again.
History has been made! American Pharoah defied the odds and proved that he’s a horse of legend! He, with Victor Espinoza, won the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness Stakes and the Belmont Stakes to become the first Triple Crown winner in over 37 years!
It’s a day for the history books! American Pharoah, the horse that took home the trophies at both the 2015 Kentucky Derby and the 2015 Preakness Stakes, became a Triple Crown winner by winning the Belmont Stakes on June 6! Thanks to his jockey, Victor Espinoza, 43, American Pharoah is the first horse to win all three major events since 1978! Victor is also the oldest jockey to ever win the Triple Crown.
What a finish! American Pharoah won the 2015 Belmont Stakes on June 6 and became the first Triple Crown Winner in 37 years! Congratulations to American Pharoah and Victor Espinoza!
It was “The Race For The Champion” and there could be no other than Victor Espinoza, 43, and American Pharoah! The team that won both the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness Stakes went 3 for 3, defeating the other seven horses to win the June 6 running of the Belmont Stakes — and became the first Triple Crown winner since 1978!
Are you ready to witness history? Will American Pharoah win the Belmont Stakes and be the first Triple Crown Winner in almost forty years? Click to WATCH a live stream of the event!
It all comes down to this! The Belmont Stakes is called “The Test of the Champion” and on June 6, we may just award American Pharoah the Triple Crown. He will have to beat seven other horses in order to score a place in history and HollywoodLife.com doesn’t want you to miss a single moment!
Looks like someone didn’t take losing lightly! California Chrome co-owner Steve Coburn slammed Tonalist just after winning the 2014 Belmont Stakes.
Tonalist may hay won the 2014 Belmont Stakes, but California Chrome co-owner Steve Coburn had the last word. The co-owner dissed Tonalist right after his win and said it wasn’t fair to horses like Chrome that they had to compete in three race, while horses like Tonalist have not.
So close, and yet so far. California Chrome was the favorite heading into the Belmont Stakes on June 7 after winning the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes, but it just wasn’t meant to be. Tonalist pulled off the enormous upset, meaning we’ll have to wait at least another year for a Triple Crown winner.
Better make it 37 years since we’ve seen a Triple Crown winner. California Chrome was ready to make history at the Belmont Stakes on June 7, but in the end, Tonalist shocked everyone by pulling ahead and finishing off an enormous upset. Chrome finished in fourth place.
It’s all come down to this. After big wins at the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes, California Chrome is one race away from becoming the first horse to claim the Triple Crown in 36 years. Don’t miss a second of the historic action — watch the live stream below starting at 4:30 p.m. ET.
It’s been a long 36 years, full of upsets, false starts and disappointments, but hope for a historic Triple Crown winner has never been brighter thanks to California Chrome. The quick and powerful colt is looking to become the first horse since 1978 to win the Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes, and Belmont Stakes on June 7 — and you can tune into the race from your laptop below!
Horse racing’s Triple Crown came to an end on June 8 as Palace Malice took home the title after a thrilling one and a half mile race at the Belmont Stakes.
Though there wouldn’t be a Triple Crown winner in 2013, the 145th annual running of the Belmont Stakes still ended up being an exciting race. Palace Malice triumphantly crossed the finish line first — no one saw that coming!
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