Headlines for Sunday, May 18, 2014

  • Let Faith Arise wins the Adoration Stakes.

    Let Faith Arise Earns Hard-Fought Adoration

    Let Faith Arise had to dig deep to pull out the $100,000 Adoration Stakes (gr. III) by a short neck as the 1-2 favorite May 18 at Santa Anita Park, getting the nod over stubborn pacesetter Yahilwa at the wire.

  • After the Wire: Preakness Stakes 139

    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?

  • Victor Espinoza returns to racing at Santa Anita Park.

    Espinoza Gets Hero's Welcome at Santa Anita

    Jockey Victor Espinoza received a hero's welcome May 18 at Santa Anita Park upon his return from his 1 1/2-length win in the Preakness Stakes (gr. I) a day earlier aboard superstar California Chrome.

  • After the Wire: Preakness Stakes 139

    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?

  • Paladin Bay wins the Selene Stakes.

    Paladin Bay Wins By a Bob in Selene Surprise

    The husband and wife team of Harold and Jessie Ladouceur got a first graded stakes win when Paladin Bay surged along the inside to nip odds-on My Conquestadory in the $189,459 Selene Stakes (Can-III) May 18 at Woodbine.

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    Can 'Chrome' Wear Nasal Strip in Belmont?

    The connections of California Chrome have asked New York regulators and stewards for permission to race the winner of the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands and Preakness Stakes with a nasal strip in the Belmont Stakes.

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    Slideshow: Preakness Stakes 139

    View Preakness Stakes 139 from paddock to press conference as California Chrome takes the second jewel of the Triple Crown!