The most important thing for the outfit that runs the Belmont Stakes is that American Pharoah won the first Triple Crown in nearly four decades at last month’s race. But the New York Racing... To view the full story, click the title link.
by Andrew Sacher Massachusetts post-rockers Caspian will release their new album, Dust and Disquiet, on September 25 via Triple Crown (pre-order). The album's first single is "Sad Heart of Mine," which has Caspian's soaring buildup-climax-release formula sounding great as ever....
Racing's much-celebrated 12th Triple Crown winner, American Pharoah, will parade for the crowd at Santa Anita on Saturday, between the seventh and eight races.
More than three horses a day die on tracks, which is 24 a week and 1,000 a year. The post ‘Horse Deaths at Race Tracks Should Be as Rare as Triple Crown Winners’ appeared first on PETA.
Ballers, the new HBO series, scores off of American sports fever. After all, the recent record breaking ratings for everything sports related, from the NBA finals to the Stanley Cup playoffs to the Triple Crown, prove that Americans love to watch TV sports, so Ballers could be a big success. Show More Summary
Now that the NBA Finals and horse racing’s Triple Crown events are over, the sports calendar gets somewhat dull until NFL training camps open. Major League Baseball is entering the “dog days of summer” and we don’t have any scheduled events with Mayweather vs. Show More Summary
So, was this a bigger thrill for the movie star... or the horse? Two of the world's most beloved beings came face to long face in Santa Anita on Thursday when Julia Roberts greeted Triple Crown winner American…
Legendary golf journalist John Derr died on Saturday, June 6, the day American Pharoah won the Belmont Stakes to become the first horse in nearly three decades to capture the Triple Crown. Derr's daughter believes he had a heart attack while watching the historic race. Show More Summary
'I cannot believe I did it,' Espinoza said. 'I (won) the Triple Crown race now, but I didn’t make any money, because I donated my money to the City of Hope.' The post American Pharoah Jockey Gives Back to Cancer Research appeared first on The Good Men Project.
The record-breaking ratings accompanying the tsunami of recent sports blockbusters, from the NBA Finals to the Stanley Cup playoffs to the Triple Crown to the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao bout, proves one of life's most undeniable truths — America is stricken with sports fever.
One of the RAREST prizes in all of pro sports is about to be up for grabs -- the 1978 Triple Crown trophy... and it could be yours if you've got a MILLION DOLLARS to spend. The silver trophy -- which has been made by Cartier since 1950 --…
American Pharoah, the first horse to win the Triple Crown since 1978, took a parade lap Saturday at the spot where he won the Kentucky Derby earlier this year. Some 30,000 supporters came out to cheer on the now-famous horse. It should...Show More Summary
Last week, for the first time in 37 years, the Triple Crown in horse racing was won by American Pharoah and of course, Sports Illustrated was there. The cover shot was produced by the deputy picture editor, Erick Rasco in a unusual but not unique fashion which you can read about here. Now, this cover...
One legend met another legend on Saturday morning, when Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino met Triple Crown winner American Pharoah. Pitino met the legendary horse at Churchill Downs before the Downs After Dark race that takes place...Show More Summary
Pitino described the horse as a "playful champion."
A big thank you to American Pharoah for winning the Triple Crown and ending a 37-year drought. Why do we fall in love with these four-legged animals? Because they capture our hearts like no other athletes in the world. They don't commit felonies, carry guns or sell drugs.
Triple Crown winners, like Secretariat, Affirmed and Seattle Slew, are revered. This year is no different, the Millennials have taken American Pharoah as their own on his trip to win the Triple Crown. And that means American Pharoah has his own hashtag, #HailTheTail and videos on Youtube, including an homage to his short, brushy tail. Show More Summary
This video puts each horse's performance in the Belmont Stakes side-by-side. American Pharaoh's historic Triple Crown win has breathed new life into horse racing. The sport is more popular than it's been in decades – that is to say, slightly popular. Show More Summary
A day at the biggest horse race in 37 years was an afternoon of gambling, drinking, and sight seeing. But mostly, it was a day spent cheering on American Pharoah.
For fans of flesh-and-blood feats of strength and agility, last weekend was heaven. Added to the NHL playoffs and NBA finals, race horse American Pharoah took the Triple Crown for the... read more The post When It Comes to Robots, Slow and Clumsy Can Still Be Captivating appeared first on Singularity HUB.