California Chrome

Dubai World Cup

Prince Bishop Outduels California Chrome In $10M Dubai World Cup

Prince Bishop pulled away from race favorite California Chrome on the home straight to win the $10 million Dubai World Cup by two and three-quarter lengths on Saturday.

03/28/2015

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California Chrome Points Towards $10M Dubai World Cup; Shared Belief To Big ‘Cap

Head trainer Art Sherman announces Sunday morning that Horse of the Year California Chrome will prepare for the richest race in the World, the Dubai World Cup.

02/08/2015

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California Chrome Wins Horse Of The Year At Eclipse Awards

California Chrome’s rags-to-riches story keeps getting better. The winner of the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness last year picked up two Eclipse Awards at Gulfstream Park on Saturday night, including horse of the year — the biggest prize, one that would have figured to be unthinkable for the offspring of an $8,000 mare and $2,500 stallion.

01/17/2015

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California Chrome Up For Horse Of The Year At Eclipse Awards

Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner California Chrome, along with Bayern and Main Sequence, are finalists for Horse of the Year at the Eclipse Awards.

01/08/2015

2014 Belmont Stakes

California Chrome Wins Turf Debut At Del Mar

Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner California Chrome won the $300,000 Hollywood Derby by two lengths in his turf debut at Del Mar on Saturday, strengthening his bid to earn Horse of the Year honors.

11/29/2014

2014 Breeders' Cup Classic

Bayern Wins Breeders’ Cup Classic After Controversial Break

Bayern won the $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic by a nose, surviving a stewards’ inquiry prompted by multiple horses bumping near the start of the race.

11/01/2014

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Breeders’ Cup Classic: How I’d Bet $100

How one pro would bet $100 on the Breeders’ Cup Classic.

10/31/2014

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Breeders’ Cup Classic: California Chrome Runs For Redemption

All of the equine stars from the most prestigious 3-year old races this past spring and summer will meet in the Breeders’ Cup Classic on Saturday at Santa Anita Park in California, where California Chrome is running for redemption.

10/29/2014

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Top 5 Contenders Of 2014 Breeders’ Cup Classic

The year of the three-year-olds! Four of the top 5 contenders of the 2014 Breeders’ Cup Classic are three-year-olds. Lead by California Chrome and Shared Belief, the Classic is full of young talent, making the race very unpredictable. None of these horses have the experience of last year’s winner Mucho Macho Man. In fact, no three-year-old has won the BC Classic since 2008 — Raven’ Pass. It will be Shared Belief’s race to lose. The undefeated colt will be the morning line favorite, who riding a seven-race winning streak .

10/05/2014

2014 Belmont Stakes

California Chrome Finishes 6th At Pennsylvania Derby, Baffert’s Bayern Goes Wire-to-Wire

Bayern won the $1 million Pennsylvania Derby on Saturday at Parx Racing, and Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner California Chrome finished sixth in the seven-horse field.

09/20/2014

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California Chrome To Return To Los Alamitos July 17; Owners Want $50K To Parade At Del Mar

Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner California Chrome will return to his home stable in Los Alamitos on July 17 after taking some time off after a grueling Triple Crown run during the spring.

07/10/2014

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10 Extremely Awkward Apologies In Sports History

From Donald Sterling and Steve Coburn to Tonya Harding and Mike Tyson, here are some other notable awkward apologies from the world of sports.

06/10/2014

2014 Belmont Stakes

California Chrome Sustains Gash To Foot

California Chrome sustained a bloody gash to his right front foot during the Belmont Stakes, an injury that may have hurt his chances in his failed bid to sweep the Triple Crown for the first time in 36 years.

06/07/2014

2014 Belmont Stakes

Tonalist Wins Belmont Stakes To Spoil California Chrome’s Shot At Triple Crown

Tonalist sprinted across the finish line first Saturday at the Belmont Stakes, spoiling California Chrome’s bid to win the first Triple Crown in 36 years.

06/07/2014

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Smooth Sailing Continues For California Chrome

California Chrome is 1 1/2 miles away from ending the longest drought in racing history — 36 years without a Triple Crown winner.

06/07/2014

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