Triple Crown

Trainer says decision to be made regarding California Chrome, nasal strip

Trainer says decision to be made regarding California Chrome, nasal strip

May 18, 2014 | WNST Staff

Sherman doesn’t rule out chance owners could have horse skip shot at Triple Crown…

Ride On Curlin will take another shot at California Chrome in Belmont

May 18, 2014 | WNST Staff

CALIFORNIA CHROME READY FOR TRIPLE CROWN CHALLENGE/ PREAKNESS STAKES WINNER TO SHIP TO NEW YORK TUESDAY RIDE ON CURLIN READY TO CARRY ON IN THE BELMONT STAKES   CALIFORNIA CHROME – Trainer Art Sherman widened his smile and nodded at the question of the morning Sunday after California Chrome added Saturday’s Preakness Stakes (G1) to his win in the [...]

California Chrome’s Triple Crown bid potentially in jeopardy due to nasal strip

May 18, 2014 | WNST Staff

BALTIMORE (AP) — Trainer Art Sherman says California Chrome might not pursue a Triple Crown bid in the Belmont Stakes if New York officials won’t allow the colt to wear a nasal strip. The Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner has worn one during his current six-race winning streak after co-owner Perry Martin suggested it. Sherman [...]

Preakness record 123,469 see California Chrome take second leg of Triple Crown

May 17, 2014 | WNST Staff

CALIFORNIA CHROME DAZZLES RECORD CROWD IN PREAKNESS STAKES Derby Winner Continues Quest to Become 12th Triple Crown Champion BALTIMORE, 05-17-14 – California Chrome continued on his quest for a Triple Crown sweep Saturday at Pimlico Race Course, scoring a dominating victory in the $1.5 million Preakness Stakes (G1) to the enthusiastic approval of a record crowd of 123,469.   Two weeks [...]

California Chrome owner Coburn: “The hospitality (Maryland has) shown us is top shelf”

May 17, 2014 | WNST Staff

VICTOR ESPINOZA ART SHERMAN STEVE COBURN   THE MODERATOR:  We have Victor Espinoza, and we’ll have Steve Coburn and Art Sherman coming in as well.  Victor,  congratulations.  Well done. VICTOR ESPINOZA:  Thank you, sir.   Q.  Did you start him earlier than in the past?  If so, is there any reason you did that? VICTOR [...]

California Chrome claims Preakness, eyes Triple Crown

California Chrome claims Preakness, eyes Triple Crown

May 17, 2014 | WNST Staff

Sherman trained horse will look to become first Triple Crown winner since 1978…

Social Inclusion second choice for Preakness behind California Chrome

May 17, 2014 | WNST Staff

California Chrome trainer Sherman says throat issue “not a big deal” on Preakness eve

California Chrome trainer Sherman says throat issue “not a big deal” on Preakness eve

May 16, 2014 | WNST Staff

Blister nothing more than “routine” issue as colt pursues second leg of Triple Crown Saturday…

Throat irritation no issue for California Chrome heading into Preakness

May 15, 2014 | WNST Staff

CALIFORNIA CHROME CHECKS OUT FINE AFTER COUGHING; BAFFERT LOOKING FOR CONTINUED SUCCESS WITH NAPRAVNIK; RING WEEKEND JOINS THE PREAKNESS PARTY AT PIMLICO; AZPURUA SEEKS PREAKNESS HISTORY WITH SOCIAL INCLUSION   CALIFORNIA CHROME – Kentucky Derby (G1) winner California Chrome is being treated for the recurrence of a minor throat irritation that his connections say will not affect his preparation for [...]

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…