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
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
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Nearly 40 years have past, and it's still a Virginia horse that holds the best, record-breaking run at the Triple Crown.
As Williams watches the telecast, he will be thinking about the 1973 Kentucky Derby, when superstar Secretariat took his first strides toward that memorable Triple Crown. An avid photographer and the owner of Berry's Camera Shop from 1972 to 1997,
The Environmental Secretariat of the US-Central America Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA) dismissed a complaint filed by Costa Rican conservation group Marine Turtle Restoration Program (Pretoma), accusing the country of failing to protect sea turtles.
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Tourism Council of Bhutan: Almost a week since the verbal intimation that the Tourism Council of Bhutan secretariat would be separated from the civil service, the Cabinet this week decided so. Considering the sector's crucial contribution to the growthRead 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
The move of all horses entered in the Belmont Stakes (gr. I) to Barn 2 at Belmont Park was an orderly process June 6, with 4-5 morning-line favorite I'll Have Another the last to arrive just a few minutes past noon.
Nothing, though, has prepared the 56-year-old from Windsor, Ontario, for a date with immortality at the Belmont Stakes on Saturday, when the colt he bought for $35000—I'll Have Another—attempts to become the first Triple Crown champion in 34 years.
A look at the entries, post positions and morning line odds for the 2012 Belmont Stakes featuring Triple Crown hopeful I'll Have Another.
And now, after victories in the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness, Gutierrez and the colt are on the brink of winning the Triple Crown on Saturday in the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park. If anything beats them, goes the conventional wisdom,
This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistribu Even a kick in the head couldn't keep D. Wayne Lukas away, not with the Belmont Stakes coming up Saturday. The Hall of Fame trainer reported to work as usual Wednesday morning,Read More
By Carter Dougherty on May 25, 2012 When his colt I'll Have Another charged from behind to win the Preakness Stakes May 19, J. Paul Reddam joined an exclusive club of thoroughbred owners who've been one race short of the Triple Crown.
By Alicia Wincze Hughes / McClatchy Newspapers The weeks that have passed since the Kentucky Derby was contested on May 5 haven't taken the edge off the disappointment in his voice. As I'll Have Another was taking the first step toward potential
Phil Mushnick calls 'I'll Have Another' trainer Doug O'Neill 'Drug O'Neill' because he's been suspended/fined three four times because horses he's trained have tested for a high level of carbon dioxide (TCO2) in its blood.
The owner of the Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner, I'll Have Another, named the horse for a saying in the family about grandma's cookies — a noble sentiment. But these days, it's the government that can't keep its hand
By Alicia Wincze Hughes / McClatchy Newspapers The weeks that have passed since the Kentucky Derby was contested on May 5 haven't taken the edge off the disappointment in his voice. As I'll Have Another was taking the first step toward potentialRead More
This injury could be more serious than originally feared, and fears were pretty bad originally. Joe Strauss: Berkman advanced the possibility of having merely torn his meniscus Saturday night. Sunday he still exhibited acute
Berkman was an incredible force at the plate for ten consecutive years though, as he posted a 148 OPS+ across the decade from 2000 to 2009. Over that period, he averaged over 30 home runs and nearly 100 walks per season, all while hitting exactly .300.
And if that is the case, as I'd argue, it's all the more impressive given that he's 36th among switch-hitters in plate appearances. Berkman was an incredible force at the plate for ten consecutive years though, as he posted a 148
Though short on run production, Lance Berkman was hitting .333 with a .429 OBP this season before suffering a knee injury. AP We all know Moneyball. Let's call this Money-where-your-mouth-is-ball. The season is underway, but there's another part of
And if that is the case, as I'd argue, it's all the more impressive given that he's 36th among switch-hitters in plate appearances. Berkman was an incredible force at the plate for ten consecutive years though, as he posted a 148Read More
ESPNCardinals shut out by Dodgers; Lance Berkman injuredBoston HeraldBy Joe Strauss / St. Louis Post-Dispatch (MCT) LOS ANGELES — The St. Louis Cardinals thought they were merely taking a two-city, five-day road trip to California.
With Carlos Beltran scratched repeatedly and Allen Craig dealing with hamstring issues, the St. Louis Cardinals won't have any time to rest Lance Berkman. Do you want major updates to this story in your Facebook News Feed? Lance Berkman's injury
On what appeared to be a routine defensive play at first base, Lance Berkman suffered an injury to his right knee to end the second inning of Saturday night's contest in Los Angeles. The 36-year-old was helped off the field
This time it was first baseman Lance Berkman, who left with a right knee injury after catching a routine throw from shortstop Rafael Furcal. There is not yet a specific diagnosis on the injury, nor a clear indication of how severe it might be.
Los Angeles, CA — St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Lance Berkman was helped off the field at the conclusion of the second inning with a right knee injury. Berkman made the catch at first after a routine ground ball hit to shortstop Rafael Furcal offRead More