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 […]
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.
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.
Find out who our experts believe will win, place and show in Saturday’s Belmont Stakes.
The bet I will most happily cash will be an exacta with California Chrome finishing first and Samraat in second. I will also hedge a bit with a five horse exacta box that excludes California Chrome — just in case.
Horse racing Triple Crown contender California Chrome had some small but very dangerous company on the race track last week.
We here at CBS Local Sports have taken an interest in the names of horses who have won the Preakness Stakes. While most are pretty stately (kudos Knight of Ellerslie, 1884), others are, well, pretty weird. Behold the 11 weirdest names of horses that have won the Preakness…
Trainer Art Sherman said he is enjoying the spotlight, after having trained horses at smaller tracks in the Bay Area for years.
From a betting perspective California Chrome is the obvious choice in trying to build a winning ticket. He will offer no value in the win pool at odds of 3-5 or lower. That is why exacta, trifecta, and superfecta wagers (the exotic bets) are the best place to invest in this year’s Preakness.
The Kentucky Derby is among the world’s toughest races to win but California Chrome made it look easy. After his convincing win at Churchill, California Chrome will be a worthy and overwhelming favorite in the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Maryland on Saturday. He is one of only three colts exiting the Derby expected to run in the Preakness. The so-called “new shooters” — those that didn’t make the cut for the Kentucky Derby but will enter the Preakness — includes a mixed-bag of 3-year-old colts and one filly who will take on the “boys.”