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California Chrome takes long gallop for Belmont Stakes

Elmont, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – California Chrome, winner of the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes, took a nice long gallop Tuesday morning at Belmont Park as he continues to train for Saturday’s 146th Belmont Stakes. With trainer Art Sherman in attendance, the Triple Crown contender galloped 2 3/8 miles over Belmont’s main track. The chestnut colt had been galloping two miles ... Read More »

Espinoza on the hot seat in Belmont

(Wednesday, June 28th) Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) – Thoroughbred horses feel no pressure as their connections do in horse racing. So all the pressure for this year’s Belmont Stakes is on the people involved with California Chrome, and the most may well be on jockey Victor Espinoza considering a Triple Crown is on the line. Espinoza is a veteran rider with more than ... Read More »