Preakness

2015 Preakness tickets go on sale Wednesday

October 01, 2014 | WNST Staff

PRESS RELEASE BALTIMORE, 10-01-14—The Maryland Jockey Club today announced that tickets for 2015 Preakness went on-sale this morning Wednesday, October 1. Renewal invoices were sent today with a deadline of January 16. The 140th running of the Preakness® Stakes will take place May 16 at Pimlico Race Course. The annual running of the Preakness is [...]

MJC’s Chuckas says suggested changes not about producing Triple Crown winner

June 11, 2014 | WNST Audio

Maryland Jockey Club’s Gathagan says he could see Preakness date being moved

June 03, 2014 | WNST Audio

60 Minutes’ Keteyian says doping still an issue for horse racing during exciting time

June 02, 2014 | WNST Audio

Third place Preakness horse Social Inclusion to depart for Belmont Sunday

May 24, 2014 | WNST Staff

SOCIAL INCLUSION GALLOPS, LEAVES FOR BELMONT PARK SUNDAY   BALTIMORE, 05-24-14—Social Inclusion, who finished third in last Saturday’s Preakness Stakes (G1), galloped a mile at Pimlico Race Course Saturday morning after the renovation break. The Manny Azpurua trainee leaves for Belmont Park Sunday morning.   Owner Ron Sanchez has not decided whether the son of [...]

Triple Crown hopeful California Chrome arrives at Belmont Park

May 20, 2014 | WNST Staff

California Chrome, who on June 7 will attempt to become thoroughbred racing’s 12th Triple Crown winner when he competes in the Grade 1, $1.5 million Belmont Stakes, arrived at Belmont Park at approximately 10:45 a.m. on Tuesday. The Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner was led into barn 26 by assistant trainer Alan Sherman, walked [...]

California Chrome departs Pimlico for Belmont

May 20, 2014 | WNST Staff

CALIFORNIA CHROME LEAVES PIMLICO FOR A DATE WITH DESTINY BALTIMORE, 05-20-14—Dual classic winner California Chrome left Pimlico Race Course at 6:14 a.m. for what is expected to be a 4-hour van ride to Elmont, NY. Trained by 77-year-old Art Sherman, California Chrome is eligible to become Thoroughbred racing’s 12th Triple Crown champion in the 146th running of the $1.5 million Belmont Stakes [...]

Chuckas says moving Preakness to June in best interest of horses, industry

Chuckas says moving Preakness to June in best interest of horses, industry

May 19, 2014 | WNST Audio

Maryland Jockey Club President joined Nestor Monday on “The Happy Hours”…

MJC President Chuckas would like to move Preakness back to June

MJC President Chuckas would like to move Preakness back to June

May 19, 2014 | WNST Staff

Idea would keep Derby in May, move Belmont back to start of July…

California Chrome approved to wear nasal strip in Belmont

California Chrome approved to wear nasal strip in Belmont

May 19, 2014 | WNST Staff

Triple Crown controversy averted as New York Racing Association gives approval…