Horse Racing


Exaggerator trainer: “I did what I could to get him happy and fresh and strong”

May 21, 2016 | WNST Staff

Exaggerator pulled away to win the 141st Preakness Stakes on Saturday.

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Exaggerator pulls away from Nyquist in sloppy Preakness

May 21, 2016 | WNST Staff

Seizing the lead at the top of the stretch, Exaggerator splashed past a tiring Nyquist and went on for a 3 1/2-length victory.

Homeboykris (3), ridden by Horacio Karamanos, wins the first race of the day on a muddy track ahead of the 141st Preakness Stakes horse race at Pimlico Race Course, Saturday, May 21, 2016, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Mike Stewart)

Owners of Barbaro suffer another loss on Preakness day

May 21, 2016 | WNST Staff

Filly Pramedya broke down during the fourth race on the Preakness undercard and was euthanized on the track.

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Nyquist, others make final preparations for 141st Preakness

May 21, 2016 | WNST Staff

The son of Uncle Mo is the 3-5 morning-line favorite in a field of 11 entered in the $1.5 million middle jewel of the Triple Crown.

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Derby winner Nyquist draws No. 3 post as Preakness favorite

May 18, 2016 | WNST Staff

Unbeaten in eight races, the Derby winner is the overwhelming 3-5 favorite among 11 horses on Saturday.

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Nyquist continues preparations for Saturday’s Preakness

May 17, 2016 | WNST Staff

“Ideally, he’s just going smooth, comfortable, putting his feet where he wants to put them the last part. He looked great today.”

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O’Neill pleased with Nyquist’s preparation with Preakness looming

May 15, 2016 | WNST Staff

“He’s a special horse. We just got to stay injury free, and this journey hopefully has a long road ahead.”

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Trainer Doug O’Neill feels “positive vibes” from Nyquist

May 12, 2016 | WNST Staff

Trainer Doug O’Neill rejoined Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist at Pimlico Thursday morning

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Nyquist arrives at Pimlico early for Preakness Stakes

May 10, 2016 | WNST Staff

“He is mentally so prepared for anything you put in front of him. We’re just blessed to have a horse like him.”

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Derby winner Nyquist set to arrive at Pimlico Monday afternoon

May 09, 2016 | WNST Staff

Nyquist improved his record to 8-0 with a 1 1/4-length victory over Exaggerator in the Kentucky Derby