Preakness

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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

American Pharoah poised for Triple Crown bid

May 17, 2015 | WNST Staff

PRESS RELEASE BALTIMORE – Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert covered many topics on the morning after saddling American Pharoah for a dominating victory in Saturday’s 140th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course – a triumph that moved him into position to bid for a sweep the Triple Crown. American Pharoah was Baffert’s sixth Preakness […]

Baffert, Espinoza speak about American Pharoah’s victory

May 17, 2015 | WNST Staff

PRESS RELEASE Winning trainer Bob Baffert (American Pharoah): “What a day for Baltimore. They really needed this after all they’ve been through. I’m really happy for them. I just love coming here.” “He’s just an amazing horse. Everyone talks about the greatness and it’s just starting to show now. To me, they have to prove […]

Attendance record set for 140th Preakness

May 17, 2015 | WNST Staff

PRESS RELEASE BALTIMORE – A record crowd of 131,680 fans watched American Pharoah win the 140th Preakness Stakes Saturday afternoon at Pimlico Race Course setting the stage for him to try and become the first Triple Crown winner since Affirmed in 1978. The record crowd surpassed the previous record set last year of 123,469. Total […]