Triple Crown

New Leader Atop NTRA 3-Year-Old Poll

The reverberations from Derby favorite Nadal’s disheartening career-ending injury continue to be felt across the industry. Futures bettors have already weighed in with their take on how the 3-year-old field shakes out, and we now have some additional confirmation on that. The National Thoroughbred Racing Association released its latest poll on horses in that group. […] Read More
Posted on: June 2, 2020 | Industry News Racing and Events | Christopher Feery
Belmont Stakes

152nd edition of Belmont Stakes to be contested June 20

On Tuesday (May 19) the New York Racing Association (NYRA) announced the oldest and longest event in the Triple Crown, the Belmont Stakes (Grade I) will be contested on June 20 at nine furlongs (1-1/8 miles) rather than the traditional version at 1-1/2 miles. Normally contested five weeks after the Kentucky Derby (Grade I) and […] Read More
Posted on: May 19, 2020 | Belmont Park Industry News Kentucky Derby Preakness Stakes Triple Crown | Kimberly French
Kentucky Derby virtual

Virtual Kentucky Derby Day Set for May 2 on NBC and Online

The official Kentucky Derby, as fans around the world know it, is rescheduled for September 5, 2020. The coronavirus pandemic required the postponement of one of the biggest days in all of sports. But if the stars – and social distancing rules and antibody tests and vaccines – align, the 146th Kentucky Presented by Woodford […] Read More
Posted on: May 1, 2020 | Churchill Downs Industry News Kentucky Derby Triple Crown | Jennifer Newell
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