California Chrome won the Preakness following up his Kentucky Derby victory to keep alive his bid to capture horse racing’s Triple Crown.
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…
Adolfo thinks he is a budding superstar in the broadcasting world, so to prove his worth he called select games for the second round of the NHL playoffs and the Kentucky Derby.
California Chrome wins 140th Kentucky Derby.
Fans of Wicked Strong put their money behind the colt named in honor of the Boston Marathon bombing victims, making him the second choice in the 19-horse field in the 140th Kentucky Derby.
The key to a financially successful day will be hitting one of the multi-horse wagers: the exacta, trifecta, and superfecta. Even if the favorite California Chrome wins, a few longshots filling in the second through fourth positions could make the return on investment significant.
Rich reveals a series of names and it’s up to Fred, Wallach and the caller to figure out if it’s a race horse or a crappy local band.
When the gates open for the 140th Kentucky Derby on Saturday, California Chrome’s odds could be the lowest of any favorite this century.
Those watching Saturday’s Kentucky Derby may have seen a very happy Tom Brady when Orb crossed the finish line before anyone else. Turns out, the Patriots quarterback made a pretty penny thanks to the horse.
Orb rewarded last-minute bettors with a win at the 139th running of the Kentucky Derby, posting a time of 2:02.89 on a sloppy track at Churchill Downs.