Horse racing

American Pharoah

American Pharoah Wins 141st Kentucky Derby In Three-Way Thriller

American Pharoah won the 141st Kentucky Derby before a record-setting crowd at Churchill Downs.

05/02/2015

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American Pharoah Wins 141st Kentucky Derby

American Pharoah raced in third through three-quarters of the race but edged out Firing Line in the home stretch.

05/02/2015

A horse is washed in the barn area during morning training for the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 1, 2015 in Louisville, Kentucky.  (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Pharoah, Dortmund Emerge As Favorites At Kentucky Derby

Early Derby odds have American Pharoah the 3-1 favorite and Dortmund the 4-1 second choice as fans begin sorting out their picks during advance wagering.

05/02/2015

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Kentucky Derby: How I’d Bet $100

When betting the Derby, you have to take a stand against colts that some very sharp handicappers will pick to win.

04/30/2015

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About The Kentucky Derby

Here’s a look at 10 facts you probably weren’t aware of before Saturday’s running of the 141st Kentucky Derby.

04/28/2015

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Kentucky Derby Preview: American Pharoah, Dortmund Favorites To Win

The 2015 class lining up for America’s most popular horse race includes a handful of horses with superstar potential.

04/28/2015

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Breeders’ Cup Classic: California Chrome Runs For Redemption

All of the equine stars from the most prestigious 3-year old races this past spring and summer will meet in the Breeders’ Cup Classic on Saturday at Santa Anita Park in California, where California Chrome is running for redemption.

10/29/2014

California Chrome #2, ridden by Victor Espinoza, walks down the track after losing the 146th running of the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park on June 7, 2014 in Elmont, New York. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: No Room For Sour Grapes At The Belmont

California Chrome’s owner apologized Monday for criticizing the winning horse’s team after Chrome finished fourth in the bid for the Triple Crown. Immediately after the race, Steve Coburn called some fellow owners cowards for not […]

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/09/2014

Steve Coburn apologizes after lashing out after California Chrome loses the bid for the Triple Crown at Belmont Stakes.

California Chrome’s Co-Owner Apologizes For Post-Race Rant After Losing Triple Crown Bid

California Chrome co-owner Steve Coburn said he’s ashamed of his post-race rant that made headlines after his horse lost the bid for the Triple Crown at Saturday’s Belmont Stakes.

06/09/2014

California Chrome at Belmont

5 Things To Know About The Belmont Stakes As California Chrome Runs For Triple Crown

California Chrome will try to win the Belmont Stakes on Saturday, which would make him horse racing’s first Triple Crown winner since Affirmed in 1978. Despite favorable odds, it won’t be easy.

06/07/2014

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