While addressing minibus operators at the state secretariat of the union in Ibadan on Saturday, the caretaker chairman, Alhaji Taofeek Oyerinde, said the new executive had noted the complaints of the minibus operators who were being excessively
Only four horses competed against Secretariat for the June 9, 1973, running of the Belmont Stakes, including Sham, who had finished second in both the Derby and Preakness, along with three other horses thought to have
Secretariat won the 1973 Several Top, the first equine to do so in a 1 / 4 of a century. “Big Red,” won the condition of the condition of Kentucky Derby by 2 ½ applications and was the first equine to win at Churchill Downs in
exact — before he can be mentioned in the same breath with the last three Triple Crown heroes: Secretariat (1973), Seattle Slew (1977) and Affirmed (1978). Much has changed since the 1970s, when — following the 25-year drought between Citation and
How many animals made the cover of TIME magazine, as well as Newsweek and Sports Illustrated? The thoroughbred stallion Secretariat did, just before winning the coveted Triple Crown, the major thoroughbred races of theRead More
After seeing off his rivals and bagging £250000 for a recruitment business, Ricky Martin was full of chat.. “As much as people say you're gonna do really well with the business, no business is guaranteed success, no company at all is guaranteed
08, 2012, under Arizona Republic News Nearly a year after they became legal in Mesa, the city is moving toward requiring off-track betting parlors to obtain city licenses. An ordinance scheduled for a vote during the June 25 City Council meeting could
Matt's News, located at 93 E. Third St. in Dunkirk, is the new site for Dunkirk Off Track Betting. Roger E. Ruckman, Chautauqua County director for the Western Region of OTB, informed the OBSERVER on Monday that the OTB site was up and running.
Published on 2 Jun 2012 by xen0nymous. In the event of officials of the Russian Space Research Institute (IKI) acting against the interests and priorities of Roscosmos, we will educate those officials or if neccessary, punish
"Published on 9 Mar 2012 by 99pourcentQC. Ce vidéo est un montage réalisé à partir d'images disponibles publiquement. CORRECTION: Dans la liste partielle de victimes d'abus/meurtres policiers, à la fin du vidéo, il s'agitRead More
There's no way around it. The 144th running of the Belmont Stakes will be viewed by many as a disappointment before it even starts.
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In the final race before the Belmont Stakes, the Manhattan handicap, Desert Blanc won a spectacular photo finish over Papaw Bodie. It was jockey Ramon Dominguez's third win of the day, so bettors hoping to ride the hot hand will want to wage on My
Contributor Network – 1 hour 48 minutes ago The anticlimactic Belmont Stakes will take place today without I'll Have Another. Here are the odds and the names that you need to know for the remaining contenders. The odds were current as of the time of
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Jose Lezcano Chad Brown 5-12 Peter Pan 3-1¾ 4-7 Wood Memorial 6-7¼ 3-17 Broad Brush 1-½ Not only is this Brown's first Belmont starter, this will be the first Triple Crown starter for the 33-year-old trainer from Mechanicville, near Saratoga.
On Saturday afternoon, eleven horses will compete in the hundred and forty-fourth running of the Belmont Stakes, the third and final leg of horse-racing's Triple Crown. Until Friday morning, the heavy favorite, I'll Have
AP NEW YORK — Redeemed rolled to a front-running victory Friday, beating Eldaafer by 10 lengths in the $200000 Brooklyn Handicap at Belmont Park. The Brooklyn is one of the few major dirt races run at the same 1 1/2-mile distance as Saturday's Belmont
I'll Have Another will have a bit of a challenge at the Belmont Stakes, starting from so far outside. In the history of the race, only two 11-post horses have won. Can I'll Have Another become the third?
On Saturday afternoon, eleven horses will compete in the hundred and forty-fourth running of the Belmont Stakes, the third and final leg of horse-racing's Triple Crown. Until Friday morning, the heavy favorite, I'll HaveRead More
I'll Have Another will try to enter the pantheon of horseracing by winning the Belmont Stakes, the final leg of the Triple Crown, on Saturday night (June 9, 2012). (Editor's note: On Friday afternoon, June 8, a leg injury forced I'll
Without I'll Have Another, the field for the Belmont Stakes has completely opened up.
The elusive Triple Crown will have to wait at least one more year as I'll Have Another will not race in Saturday's Belmont Stakes.
I'll Have Another has been scratched from the Belmont Stakes, ending the horse's bid to become horse racing's first Triple Crown winner since Affirmed in 1978.
[Updated at 12:34 p.m. ET] The racehorse I'll Have Another has been scratched from Saturday's Belmont Stakes, ending its bid to become the first Triple Crown winner in 34 years, a spokesman for trainer Doug O'NeillRead More
Hall of Fame jockey Gary Stevens – who had a chance to win a Triple Crown – joined The Norris & Davis Show to talk about The Belmont Stakes. Can I'll Have Another win the Triple Crown?
Who will win the Belmont? A half-dozen New York Times staffers offer their thoughts.
I'll Have Another's bid for a Triple Crown ended Friday morning with the shocking news that the chestnut colt was out of the Belmont Stakes because of a swollen left front tendon.
There only has been 11 horses that have won the Triple Crown and just 21 who won the Kentucky Derby and Preakness but lost in the Belmont Stakes. There were 3 that took the prize in the 1970's, Secretariat 1973, Seattle
By AP NEW YORK (AP) – Triple Crown hopeful I'll Have Another will not run in Belmont Stakes. Check back for more details. Reader comments on Sacbee.com are the opinions of the writer, not The Sacramento Bee. If you see an objectionable comment,Read More
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Triple Crown hero Scott Williams has won the battle to take over from the crocked Jamie Roberts for the first Test against the wounded Wallabies. The Scarlets centre gets the nod ahead of the in-form Ashley Beck and the versatile James Hook at No.
Who will win the Belmont? A half-dozen New York Times staffers offer their thoughts.
Though American racing fans have been waiting for a Triple Crown since 1978, the English have them beat. No horse has won the English Triple Crown for colts since 1970.
The 3-year-old colt, who will try to make history by becoming the first Triple Crown winner since 1978 in Saturday's Belmont Stakes, stayed in the new state-mandated detention barn Wednesday night and appeared no worse for wear Thursday morning.
Contributor Network – 7 minutes ago No one plans for a Triple Crown, and, once they happen — they happen quickly. Since the 2012 Preakness ended in late May, all eyes have been on I'll Have Another to be the first Triple Crown winner in over three andRead More
Teams that advanced to the semifinals will be part of the infield festival at Pimlico Race Course on Saturday as the day's card builds to the second jewel of the Triple Crown, the Preakness Stakes. The juxtaposition may seem odd, but in a phone
In the context of Plank's long-term goal of breeding the next Triple Crown winner, Saturday's race represents a coming-out party on a hospitable dance floor. “It's a big dream to have horses in the Triple Crown from Sagamore,” says lead trainer Ignacio
It certainly didn't come easily for him, but Singapore star Super Easy was able to hang on in the final strides to win the Singapore Guineas by a half-length at Kranji Racecourse May 18.
Graham Motion is the first to admit that he simply won't know how his horse, Went the Day Well, is doing until he races Saturday in the Preakness Stakes. Such is the quandary faced by trainers who are starting horses after
BALTIMORE — I'll Have Another overtook Bodemeister down the stretch to win the Preakness and keep alive his hopes of winning the Triple Crown. In a race that was a virtual repeat of the Kentucky Derby, I'll Have Another raced from behind Saturday toRead More
BY BOB HOLT NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM. COM New York will be hosting the Belmont Stakes five weeks after Saturday's Kentucky Derby, but the New York Racing Association is anything bu
It is the first leg of the United States Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing and is followed by the Preakness Stakes, then the Belmont Stakes; the horse must win all three to win the Triple Crown. The attendance at the
Take Charge Indy, shown winning the Florida Derby with Calvin Borel, is a son of AP Indy, who won the 1992 Belmont Stakes and the Breeders' Cup Classic that year. / Courtesy of Gulfstream Park via AP No horse in the
The New York Racing Association is looking for some help on Belmont Stakes Day, Saturday, June 9. NYRA will be hiring betting clerks, whitecaps, ushers, parking and cleaning staff for the biggest day of the Belmont season.
BY BOB HOLT NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM. COM New York will be hosting the Belmont Stakes five weeks after Saturday's Kentucky Derby, but the New York Racing Association is anything but prepared. According to.Read More
By OddsShark May 4, 2012 – It happened nearly 40 years ago, but no horse has been able to touch Secretariat's blazing Kentucky Derby of 1:59.40. Oddsmakers don't think it will happen in 2012 either, setting a 20-1 longshot line on any horse in the
Frenetic activity was afoot on Saturday at the Writers' Building, the State Secretariat, to put in place unprecedented security arrangements ahead of the visit of US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton here on Sunday. The heritage building has virtually
It's a far cry from the 1970s, arguably the races' heyday, when the Triple Crown was won three times — by Affirmed, Seattle Slew and the great Secretariat. The enormous chestnut affectionately known as "Big Red" is probably the most famous winner of
The actual footage of Secretariat's Kentucky Derby victory during the first race of the 1973 Triple Crown. Digg Digg.
1973 — Secretariat, ridden by Ron Turcotte, wins the Kentucky Derby with a record time of 1:59.2. Secretariat beats Sham by 2½ lengths and goes on to win the Triple Crown. 1978 — Pete Rose of the Reds becomes the 14th player with 3000 hits,Read More