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Who is 3-year-old leader? Maximum Security? War of Will?

CLOSE Maximum Security, who was disqualified from first to 17th in the Kentucky Derby, was paraded for the fans at Monmouth Park before Saturday’s 5th race Steven Falk, @smfalkWho is the current leader in the 3-year-old male division?   This year, more than ever, there is serious discussion about who the best 3-year old is this […]

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Preakness winner War of Will likely to run in Belmont

AP Published 12:42 p.m. ET May 19, 2019 BALTIMORE (AP) — Owner Gary Barber called trainer Mark Casse for the fourth time in 11 hours since War of Will won the Preakness.Only this time, Casse was in the middle of holding court with reporters the morning after his first Triple Crown victory.”All’s good and we’re […]

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War of Will finishes first in Preakness

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Latest on the Preakness (all times local):7:10 p.m.War of Will has won the 144th Preakness.After finishing well out of the money in the Kentucky Derby from the No. 1 post, War of Will charged to victory after again starting from the rail on Saturday.Everfast finished second and Owendale took third.Bodexpress reared […]

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War of Will wins wide-open race

Share This Story!Let friends in your social network know what you are reading aboutWar of Will wins wide-open Preakness StakesWar of Will wins the Preakness in a race lacking star power. It was the first time since 1996 that the Kentucky Derby winner didn’t run in Preakness.Post to FacebookSent!A link has been sent to your […]

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Bourbon War Preakness pick in wide-open race

AP Published 1:03 p.m. ET May 17, 2019 The last time that the Preakness was run without the Kentucky Derby winner was 1996, when Grindstone was retired because of knee issues. The last time none of the top four Derby finishers went to the middle jewel of racing’s Triple Crown season was 1951, because none […]

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Owendale, War of Will are horses to watch

CLOSE Courier-Journal’s Jason Frakes breaks down why Maximum Security and Country House are not racing at Preakness. USA TODAYDespite the controversy still swirling around this year’s Kentucky Derby finish, there was a brief hope in the aftermath of that race that the Preakness Stakes might be a prime beneficiary of the increased attention on horse […]