News

 

Triple Crown win in jeopardy

California Chrome may be pulled from Belmont Stakes

Associated Press

California Chrome might abandon his Triple Crown bid in the Belmont Stakes if New York officials do not allow the colt to wear a nasal strip.

Trainer Art Sherman suggested it was a possibility, although he made no threats about  California Chrome passing on a chance to become horse racing's 12th Triple Crown winner.

The Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner has worn a nasal strip during his current six-race winning streak after co-owner Perry Martin wanted to try it.

Sherman is based in California and said he wasn't aware that using one in New York might be a problem.

He said he would talk to New York racing officials and the horse's owners.

Some horses, like humans, wear nasal strips to assist breathing.

The colt wears the strip only during races, not training.

At 1 1/2 miles, the Belmont on June 7 is the longest and most grueling of the three Triple Crown races.


   

Leave a comment:

showing all comments · Subscribe to comments
  1. shleyslys posted on 05/19/2014 05:34 AM
    Most every '82 Mustang GT delivered for fendi outlet magazine road tests had the TRX suspension -- a sensible PR ploy, even if the tires didn't like dragstrip work. "The Michelins provide superb cornering grip," said AutoWeek's Levy, "but they're poorly rolex submariner replica matched against the Mustang's torque. Delightful. Full-throttle acceleration is a rush job, quick and satisfying…. Braking is just as sure. A fine match. Try a turn. Brake, commit, now steer with the throttle. That's right, steer with the louis vuitton outlet throttle. It works. The TRX suspension guys have been vindicated.
  2. replica-hermes-scarfs posted on 05/29/2014 11:01 PM
    An experienced bankruptcy attorney may understand local rulings and learn how to make use of local creditor lawyers and judges. All attorneys get their replica bags experience largely from working their consumers circumstances. Discover how lots of a guinea pig you may be before selecting a lawyer.Youve to be able to speak together with your lawyer & feel understood so as to complete a fruitful bankruptcy consequence. A feasible bankruptcy lawyer prada-replica-bags ought to be willing to answer your questions. You ought to feel comfortable with the attorney that you pick to work with.
showing all comments

Your GTA

Sign Up For Breaking News Alerts

Becoming a member only takes 60 seconds! Members get access to exclusive information and products that non-members do not, including concert ticket presales, trips, advance notice on upcoming entertainment events, movie screening passes, music giveaways and more!

Login with Facebook

Stay connected 24/7! Receive breaking news and programming alerts right to your inbox. CLICK HERE to sign-up.

Today's Poll

How do you decide who gets your vote?

Voting is restricted to one vote every 24 hour(s) VoteResults

Top Stories

Facebook

Twitter