American Pharoah Runs into History, but Does it Help Horse Racing?
So I have to admit that I was wrong. A couple of days after American Pharoah dominated on a sloppy track at the Preakness, I made the statement that the horse would suffer the fate of the 13 horses in the past 37 years who have tried to complete the Triple Crown. It’s just too … Continue reading “American Pharoah Runs into History, but Does it Help Horse Racing?”
American Pharaoh’s Quest for Triple Crown Will End One Way — Disappointment
Since Affirmed won the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont in 1978, no horse has completed the quest to conquer horse racing’s three top races. In the 36 years since, 13 horses have won the Derby and Preakness but failed to finish first in the Belmont. Enter American Pharaoh. American Pharaoh, who entered the Kentucky Derby … Continue reading “American Pharaoh’s Quest for Triple Crown Will End One Way — Disappointment”