Triple Crown

The latest news, interviews, commentary and insight on the Triple Crown races.

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Belmont Stakes News Update for June 2, 2014

Belmont Stakes News Update for June 2, 2014

  • June 2, 2014
  • 2:35

Claire Novak reports from Belmont Park on the routine of California Chrome this week. Hear about the buzz over Social Inclusion possibly running in the Woody Stevens with comments from trainer Ron Sanchez. There is a Kid Cruz update and mentions of the works of Beholder and Close Hatches.
 

After the Wire - 6/1/2014 - Belmont Stakes Preview

After the Wire - 6/1/2014 - Belmont Stakes Preview

  • June 1, 2014
  • 3:43

Evan Hammonds examines Seattle Slew's Belmont Stakes and compares his racing style to that of California Chrome. Compare footage from Seattle Slew's Belmont win and California Chrome's first two victories in the Triple Crown.

Belmont Stakes News Update for June 1, 2014

Belmont Stakes News Update for June 1, 2014

  • June 1, 2014
  • 1:39

Claire Novak updates us on the status and works of several horses from this morning. Watch work footage from Ride On Curlin, Commanding Curve, Wicked Strong, Commissioner, Matterhorn, Palace Malice, and Princess of Sylmar.

Belmont Stakes: Todd Pletcher on Works

Belmont Stakes: Todd Pletcher on Works

  • June 1, 2014
  • 4:18

Trainer Todd Pletcher talks about the June 1 works of Commissioner, Matterhorn, Palace Malice, Princess of Sylmar, and more at Belmont Park.

Nick Zito, the Triple Crown Spoiler

Nick Zito, the Triple Crown Spoiler

  • June 1, 2014
  • 4:10

Hall of Fame trainer Nick Zito spoiled two Triple Crown bids with longshot winners in the Belmont Stakes (gr. I). Here, he talks about what it takes to win the Belmont, and what it will take for another horse to win the Triple Crown.  


View other video features on Triple Crown contenders and those who spoiled historic bids, and read Frank Angst’s Triple Crown longform at http://www.bloodhorse.com/CrowningGlory.

Alan Sherman Talks California Chrome, From NYRA

Alan Sherman Talks California Chrome, From NYRA

  • May 23, 2014
  • 4:00

Alan Sherman talks about how California Chrome is adjusting to the track at Belmont, and reflects on his own memories of previous Triple Crown races. May 23, 2014. Video courtesy of NYRA.

After the Wire: Preakness Stakes 139

After the Wire: Preakness Stakes 139

  • May 18, 2014
  • 4:09

Evan Hammonds thought one of California Chrome's moves during the Preakness Stakes (gr. I) reminded him of a move by Seattle Slew during the 1977 Kentucky Derby (gr. I). What do you think?

California Chrome Exits the Winner's Circle

California Chrome Exits the Winner's Circle

  • May 17, 2014
  • 0:24

Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner California Chrome exits the Pimlico winner's circle after becoming the first Cal-bred to win two legs of the Triple Crown.