California Chrome heads a full field of 14 horses for the Breeders’ Cup Classic, with the 2014 Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner likely to be the prohibitive favorite in the $6-million race that includes Arrogate, Effinex and current Kentucky Derby champion Nyquist. East Coast invader Frosted,...
A year ago, he was the most recognized name in horse racing. Fresh off a 3-year-old campaign that brought him two lengths shy of a Triple Crown and a neck within a Breeders' Cup Classic win, California Chrome was soon to embark on a globe-trotting tour designed to enhance his legacy and his owners'...
American Pharoah’s victory in the Breeders’ Cup Classic at venerable Keeneland Racecourse capped his spectacular career and erased the memories of his defeat in the Travers Stakes in August.
— Saturday at Keeneland became a day when the routine became spectacular, when what was expected and obvious became celebrated like it was a stunning surprise. Which was exactly the appropriate reaction. American Pharoah won the Breeders' Cup Classic, the $5-million horse race for all comers that...
American Pharoah went out in style, winning the Breeders Cup Classic at Keeneland in Lexington, Kentucky, earlier today. The 2015 Triple Crown winner got out to an early lead, and that lead only grew over the course of the next 1 1/4 mile. In the end, it was American Pharoah by 6 1/2 lengths over Effinex […]
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Triple Crown champion American Pharoah took charge out of the gate, winning the $5 million Breeders' Cup Classic by 6 1/2 lengths Saturday in his final race before retirement. The 3-year-old colt ran 1 1/4 miles in a track-record 2:00.07 as the sentimental 3-5 favorite among the crowd of 50,155 at Keeneland. Show More Summary
American Pharoah caps a historic racing campaign, becoming the first horse to win the Triple Crown and the Breeders' Cup Classic.
What a horse.
American Pharoah's racing career ended in style as he pulled away from the field in the 2015 Breeders' Cup Classic to become the first horse to win the grand slam. The Triple Crown winner came in as the favorite in the Classic and did not disappoint. Despite coming off a loss in his last race, American Pharoah looked as strong as ever. Show More Summary
American Pharoah completed a stunning 2015 season by adding a Breeders’ Cup Classic victory to his previous Triple Crown. The stallion crushed the world’s fastest horses en route to a six-and-a-half length win. Read more...
The Bluegrass State sure does love its horses. The people of Kentucky remain rather big fans of thoroughbred racing. So it's not really a surprise that Kentucky would show the Breeders' Cup Classic on its video board. WOW. That was all kinds of impressive, AP. pic.twitter.com/9qy5duXNfH — Kyle Tucker (@KyleTucker_CJ) October 31, 2015 It's definitely cool, though.
Triple Crown winner American Pharoah raced for the final time Saturday in the Breeders’ Cup Classic, blowing away the field at (...)
The Triple Crown winner added to his legacy on Saturday in Kentucky. The dream season for American Pharoah concluded on Saturday with a win in the prestigious 2015 Breeders' Cup Classic at Keeneland Racecourse in Lexington, Ky., winning...Show More Summary
In an interview today from the Breeders Cup at Keeneland Racecourse in Lexington, Kentucky, Santa Anita horseshoer Wesley Champagne confirmed that 2015 Triple Crown winner American Pharoah will race today in the Classic wearing his now-trademark...Show More Summary
American Pharoah is trying to become the first horse to win the American Grand Slam. American Pharoah is the heavy favorite heading into the 2015 Breeders' Cup Classic on Saturday afternoon at Keeneland Racecourse in Lexington, Ky, given 3/5 odds by the betting public as of 4:05 p.m. Show More Summary
American Pharoah will try to make history on Saturday afternoon in the $5 million The Breeders' Cup Classic at Keeneland Racecourse in Lexington, Ky., trying to become the first horse to win the Triple Crown and The Classic in the same...Show More Summary
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American Pharoah will be in action on Saturday in the Breeders' Cup Classic. American Pharoah has nothing left to prove in the racing world, as the horse has already taken home the Triple Crown of American thoroughbred horse racing.Show More Summary
The 32nd annual Breeders' Cup Classic will take place on Saturday afternoon at Keeneland Racecourse in Lexington, Ky., with American Pharoah looking to add to its Triple Crown with a win at another premier race. The Breeders' Cup Classic is the ninth race of a busy Saturday from Kentucky, with five hours of television coverage on two networks. Show More Summary
Who do you like? A handful of handicappers offer their thoughts on the Saturday Breeders' Cup card. Can American Pharoah close out his career with a win in the Classic?