Preakness

Derby winner California Chrome among five Preakness horses set to arrive Monday

May 11, 2014 | WNST Staff

CALIFORNIA CHROME TRAINING  LIKE A ‘ROCK STAR;’ DERBY WINNER, FOUR OTHERS SET TO ARRIVE AT PIMLICO MONDAY; DYNAMIC IMPACT, RIA ANTONIA BREEZE AT CHURCHILL CALIFORNIA CHROME – Kentucky Derby (G1) winner California Chrome continued his preparation for a scheduled start in Saturday’s 139th running of the Preakness Stakes (G1) at Pimlico Race Course by galloping 1 ¾ miles over a [...]

Napravnik set to return to Pimlico for first time since Small’s passing

May 10, 2014 | WNST Staff

Napravnik Ready for Emotional Homecoming in 139th Preakness Stakes Ring Weekend Breezes at Fair Hill; Pablo Del Monte Works at Keeneland; Derby Winner California Chrome Gallops at Churchill   BALTIMORE – 5-10-14 – When Rosie Napravnik ventures to Pimlico Race Course to ride Bayern in next Saturday’s 139thrunning of the Preakness Stakes (G1), the 26-year-old riding star can expect an [...]

General a Rod confirmed to run in Preakness

May 10, 2014 | WNST Staff

GENERAL A ROD CONFIRMED FOR 139TH PREAKNESS STAKES Social Inclusion Jogs, Gallops at Pimlico; California Chrome ‘Strong’; Monday Flight Confirmed Bringing Derby Winner, Ride On Curlin & General a Rod To Pimlico BALTIMORE, 05-09-14 – The list of prospects for the 139th Preakness Stakes (G1) at Pimlico Race Course on May 17 grew to 10 Friday when Jack Wolf of Starlight [...]

California Chrome trainer Sherman trying to keep Derby winner fresh for Preakness

May 09, 2014 | WNST Audio

Social Inclusion first Preakness horse to arrive at Pimlico

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…

California Chrome gets first work since winning Kentucky Derby

May 07, 2014 | WNST Staff

CALIFORNIA CHROME ON TRACK FOR PREAKNESS STAKES Social Inclusion Boards Pimlico-Bound Van; Pimentel Has Preakness Mount on Kid Cruz BALTIMORE, 05-07-14—California Chrome, the early favorite for the 139th Preakness Stakes (G1) at Pimlico Race Course on May 17, returned to the racetrack during training hours at Churchill Downs Wednesday morning. California Chrome was accompanied by exercise rider Willie Delgado and [...]

California Chrome jockey Espinoza expects welcoming crowd at Preakness

California Chrome jockey Espinoza expects welcoming crowd at Preakness

May 06, 2014 | WNST Audio

Derby winning rider joined Nestor Tuesday on “The Reality Check” on WNST…

MJC, MRC release equine security procedures for Preakness week

May 06, 2014 | WNST Staff

MARYLAND JOCKEY CLUB, MARYLAND RACING COMMISSION RELEASE EQUINE SECURITY PROCEDURES FOR PREAKNESS WEEK BALTIMORE, 05-06-14—The Maryland Jockey Club and Maryland Racing Commission today announced protocol for horses competing in stakes races May 16-17 at Pimlico Race Course. The May 16 card features eight stakes races, highlighted by the $500,000 Black-Eyed Susan Stakes (G2), while the May 17 program has nine stakes races, [...]

Ria Antonia added to list of Preakness candidates

May 06, 2014 | WNST Staff

RIA ANTONIA ADDED TO LIST OF CANDIDATES FOR 139THPREAKNESS STAKES Kentucky Derby Winner California Chrome Returns to Track Wednesday; Kid Cruz Set for Weekend Work; Social Inclusion on Schedule for ThursdayMorning Arrival BALTIMORE , 05-06-14—Ria Antonia, the 2013 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1) winner, was added to the list of candidates for the 139th running of the $1.5 million [...]

NBC’s Collmus says smaller Preakness draw good for California Chrome

May 05, 2014 | WNST Audio