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Velasquez claims Hall of Fame Jockey Challenge

May 16, 2014 | WNST Staff

VELAZQUEZ PROVES BEST OF THE BEST   Rider wins Xpressbet Hall of Fame Jockey Challenge BALTIMORE, 05-16-14—John Velazquez took top honors, but it was all of his fellow riders who went home winners on Friday afternoon.   Velazquez, 42, compiled 27 points to edge Kent Desormeaux and win the inaugural $50,000 Xpressbet Hall of Fame Jockey Challenge at […]

Rick from Reisterstown forecasting runaway victory for California Chrome at Preakness

May 16, 2014 | WNST Audio

Counting Crows’ Duritz excited to return to place of birth to play at Black-Eyed Susan Day

May 16, 2014 | WNST Audio

California Chrome trainer Sherman remaining upbeat as Saturday approaches

May 15, 2014 | WNST Staff

CALIFORNIA CHROME, SHERMAN TAKE AIM AT MIDDLE JEWEL; RIDE ON CURLIN BREEZES ‘EASY’ HALF-MILE IN 49 3/5 SECONDS; TRAVEL DAY FOR BAYERN, DYNAMIC IMPACT, RIA ANTONIA, PABLO DEL MONTE CALIFORNIA CHROME – Trainer Art Sherman was typically upbeat Wednesday morning after watching his Kentucky Derby (G1) winner California Chrome gallop 1 1/2 miles in preparation […]

Derby winner California Chrome draws No. 3 position for Preakness

May 15, 2014 | WNST Staff

The runaway winner at Churchill Downs was installed as a 3-5 favorite on Saturday.

NBC Sports’ Neumeier says California Chrome no clear cinch to win Preakness

May 15, 2014 | WNST Audio

HRTV’s Hazelton says underwhelming competition doesn’t diminish California Chrome’s greatness

May 15, 2014 | WNST Audio

Trainer Sherman reunites with Derby winner California Chrome at Pimlico

May 13, 2014 | WNST Staff

ART SHERMAN REUNITES WITH CALIFORNIA CHROME AT PIMLICO Trainer and Kentucky Derby Winner Team Up for Saturday’s Preakness Stakes   BALTIMORE, 05-13-14 – Trainer Art Sherman arrived at Pimlico Race Course Tuesday afternoon, reuniting with California Chrome, his Kentucky Derby winner and likely heavy favorite for Saturday’s 139th running of the Preakness Stakes (G1). The 77-year-old Sherman, who became the oldest […]

Social Inclusion first Preakness horse to arrive at Pimlico

May 08, 2014 | WNST Staff

Trainer Azpurua (85) looks to become oldest to ever win middle jewel of Triple Crown…

Derby champion California Chrome has Pimlico connections

May 05, 2014 | WNST Staff

PREAKNESS A JOYOUS HOMECOMING FOR CALIFORNIA CHROME’S EXERCISE RIDER Willie Delgado Set for Return to Roots With Kentucky Derby Winner; Dynamic Impact Arrives Wednesday; Rosario Named on Ride On Curlin BALTIMORE, 05-05-14—The 139th running of the $1.5 million Preakness Stakes (G1) at Pimlico Race Course on May 17 will provide a joyous homecoming for Willie Delgado, the exercise rider of […]