Victor Espinoza suffers a neck injury after being thrown off a horse.DEL MAR, California - Jockey Victor Espinoza was injured when the horse he was riding at Del Mar racetrack collapsed during training and died.Racetrack officials say Bobby Abu Dhabi suffered ...
Jul 23, 2018
ARCADIA, California - Arrogate overhauled 4-5 favorite California Chrome in the final 100 yards to win the $6 million Breeders' Cup Classic on Saturday.It was California Chrome's first loss in seven starts this year; Arrogate won his fifth ...
Nov 6, 2016
NEW YORK - Triple Crown winner American Pharoah set a single-season earnings record at nearly US$8.3 million for a memorable year in which he ended his career with a victory in the Breeders' Cup Classic.Other year-end earnings ...
Jan 2, 2016
OCEANPORT, New Jersey - A slight nudge was all it took for American Pharoah to seize control of the Haskell Invitational. And when Victor Espinoza asked, the majestic colt delivered an encore performance in his first race since winning the Triple Crown."This ...
Aug 3, 2015
ARCADIA, California - Triple Crown-winning jockey Victor Espinoza returned to riding at Santa Anita after a whirlwind of appearances since winning the Belmont Stakes aboard American Pharoah to complete the sport's first Triple Crown victory since 1978.He was scheduled ...
Jun 21, 2015
NEW YORK - A hero's welcome greeted Triple Crown winner American Pharoah in Kentucky on Sunday (Monday, Manila time), the first of many such receptions expected for the sporting world's newest superstar.The 3-year-old colt has more ...
Jun 8, 2015
NEW YORK - Bob Baffert and the rest of the group in charge of American Pharoah could smile and laugh on Wednesday (Thursday, Manila time) after the Triple Crown hopeful landed in the No. 5 post position for the Belmont Stakes.American Pharoah ...
Jun 4, 2015
NEW YORK - California Chrome failed in his bid to win the first Triple Crown in 36 years on Saturday (Sunday, Manila time), losing the Belmont Stakes to 9-1 long shot Tonalist.The Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner finished in a dead- ...
Jun 8, 2014
NEW YORK - California Chrome beat out an idiosyncratic racing rule - by a nose.The colt is back on track for his Triple Crown try after an only-in-New York equipment ban appeared ready to put a kink in his Triple Crown ...
May 20, 2014
BALTIMORE - California Chrome repelled one challenger and then put away another in the stretch to win the Preakness on Saturday (Sunday, Manila time), setting up a Triple Crown try in three weeks.The chestnut colt with four white feet will attempt to ...
May 18, 2014
BALTIMORE - California Chrome has run away from the competition in five consecutive victories, winning by an average of over five lengths.The Kentucky Derby winner has had it his way ever since Victor Espinoza climbed aboard back in December when the streak ...
May 17, 2014
BALTIMORE - Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome was made the odds-on favorite at 3-5 on Wednesday (Thursday, Manila time) for the Preakness Stakes, and he drew an inside post position in the 10-horse field that includes a filly for the ...
May 15, 2014
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - The only time Victor Espinoza won the Kentucky Derby was aboard War Emblem in 2002. They broke from the No. 5 post, the same position he'll start the 140th edition of the race with early 5-2 favorite ...
May 1, 2014
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