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Old 06-02-2015, 04:03 PM   #1
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2015 Belmont History is made American Pharoah Wins the Triple Crown

http://espn.go.com/horse-racing/stor...1/pharoah-rule
The numbers could be in American Pharoah's favor.

http://espn.go.com/horse-racing/stor...breeze-belmont
'Pharoah' takes final breeze.

Post Positions and horses posted Wednesday night.

Another horse with a chance for Horse Racing's Triple Crown.
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Old 06-04-2015, 05:07 PM   #2
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http://espn.go.com/horse-racing/stor...y-3-5-favorite
American Pharoah 3-5 favorite to win at Belmont, capture Triple Crown.

Purse $1,500,000. For Three Year Olds. By subscription of $600 each, to accompany the nomination, if made on or before January 17, 2015, or $6,000, if made on or before March 23, 2015. At any time prior to the closing time of entries, horses may be nominated to The Belmont Stakes upon payment of a supplementary fee of $75,000 to the New York Racing Association, Inc. $15,000 to pass the entry box and $15,000 additional to start. All entrants will be required to pay entry and starting fees; but no fees, supplemental or otherwise shall be added to the purse. The purse to be divided $800,000 to the winner, $280,000 to second, $150,000 to third, $100,000 to fourth, $60,000 to fifth, $45,000 to sixth, $35,000 to seventh and $30,000 to eighth. Colts and Geldings, 126 Lbs.; Fillies, 121 Lbs. The winning owner will be presented with the August Belmont Memorial Cup to be retained for one year as well as a trophy for permanent possession and trophies to the winning trainer and jockey. One And One Half Miles.

PP Horse -------- Jockey --------- weight --------- trainer ---------- odds
1 Mubtaahij (IRE) 3/C I Ortiz, Jr. 126 M F de Kock 10/1
2 Tale of Verve (KY) 3/C L G L Stevens 126 D Stewart 15/1
3 Madefromlucky (KY) 3/C L J Castellano 126 T A Pletcher 12/1
4 Frammento (KY) 3/C L M E Smith 126 N P Zito 30/1
5 American Pharoah (KY) 3/C L V Espinoza 126 B Baffert 3/5
6 Frosted (KY) 3/C L J Rosario 126 K P McLaughlin 5/1
7 Keen Ice (KY) 3/C L K J Desormeaux 126 D L Romans 20/1
8 Materiality (KY) 3/C L J R Velazquez 126 T A Pletcher 6/1

Owners: 1 - Essafinaat; 2 - Fipke, Charles, E.; 3 - Cheyenne Stables LLC and Nichol, Mac; 4 - Mossarosa; 5 - Zayat Stables, LLC; 6 - Godolphin Racing LLC; 7 - Donegal Racing; 8 - Alto Racing, LLC

Breeders: 1 - Dunmore Stud Ltd; 2 - Charles Fipke; 3 - RMF Thoroughbreds; 4 - Mr. & Mrs. Oliver S. Tait; 5 - Zayat Stables; 6 - Darley; 7 - Glencrest Farm; 8 - John D. Gunther

Equipment Changes: 4 - Frammento - Blinkers off.
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Old 06-06-2015, 06:14 PM   #3
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A MILE AND A HALF FROM GLORY.
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37 year wait is over, American Pharaoh wins the Belmont and wins Horse Racings' Triple Crown!!!

http://espn.go.com/horse-racing/stor...s-triple-crown
American Pharoah claims first Triple Crown since 1978.

Frosted - 2nd
Keen Ice - 3rd
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Old 06-06-2015, 07:02 PM   #5
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YES!!!!!!! Great race!!!!
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He fucking did it!!!!!! Glad to see one in my lifetime
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He fucking did it!!!!!! Glad to see one in my lifetime
Now that there's finally been another one you're likely to see some more, they seem to come in bunches.

During a six year period during the 1970s there were three, and from 1930 to 1948 there were seven.

Then none after that until Secretariat.
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Only Secretariat among Triple Crown winners ran the 1.5 miles faster at the Belmont. Special horse #AmericanPharoah
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http://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/07/sp...rown.html?_r=0
American Pharoah Wins Belmont Stakes and Triple Crown.
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Only Secretariat among Triple Crown winners ran the 1.5 miles faster at the Belmont. Special horse #AmericanPharoah
Secretariat has the Belmont record, doesn't he?
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