If the Kentucky Derby is where every horseman's dreams are made, then the Belmont Stakes is where it is often dashed. A grueling schedule, fresh horses, and freak accidents are just some of the challenges horse and rider so often face. Nonetheless, as the first two jewels in the crown are won, onlookers cheer, and dare to join in the speculation, "Will this be the year we've finally achieved another Triple Crown?
The only horse on this list that lost the Kentucky Derby and went on to win the Preakness and Belmont, Afleet Alex's chance to win the Triple Crown ended early on in the racing season, but his powerful efforts in the Preakness and Belmont ushered in countless thoughts of "what if" after the season ended.
In the Kentucky Derby, Afleet Alex came in third by less than a length behind longshot winner Giacomo A virtually ignored horse before the Derby, Alysheba had a terrific pedigree, as the son of 's Alydar, but had only won one of his first nine races and was the bettors' sixth choice at However, he reached his peak at the right Starlet trained by S Dominic has tested positive for a category 3 drug in the Bangalore Guineas. The confirmatory sample is yet to be tested.
Ahmed has been suspended for 17 months as three of his horses Alaindair, An Acquired Taste and Astapi tested positive for Steroid. He can appeal against the suspension. Ramaswamy has been hospitalised in Chennai for liver ailment.
He has been shifted to I. Pat Eddery a former Champion Jockey in England has died at the age of Trainer Mahmood Khan's ward Alvarez has come positive for category 1 substance in Mysore. Michelle Payne becomes first female jockey to win Melbourne Cup in the year history.
View the results of Breeders' Cup Saturday 31st October View the results of Breeders' Cup Friday 30th October Nanoli Stud Farm withdraws Pune Derby sponsorship. Continental was euthanized after the fall in the Pune Derby. The Stewards will now decide if the old Stewards body or the current one will conduct the hearing. It will also have to decide if it will be a fresh hearing. Asian Racing Federation Trophy. The following were elected to the Managing Committee: Racing reels under credibility stress.
Former jockey Lindsay Charnock brother-in-law of trainer Richard Alford passed away in London at the age of 60 this morning due to illness.
Charnock one of the leading jockeys in Northern England until he retired in the year , rode in India during the 's and early 's. The appeal of jockey D. Gnaneshwar has been rejected by the appeals board of MRC. Sreekanth responds to the article in Bangalore Mirror. Delhi based Jockey Shadab Khan died in a road accident today August 22, Indiarace offers its heartfelt condolences. BOA members, chairman in war of words. BOA chief Read more Be Safe after his defeat in St.
Leger has left to Chettinad Stud Farm to rest and recuperate before his connections bring him back. Karthikeyan takes over as Secretary of the Madras Race Club. Royal Ascot Results 20th June - Day 5.
Royal Ascot Results 19th June - Day 4. Royal Ascot Results 18th June - Day 3. Royal Ascot Results 17th June - Day 2. Royal Ascot Results 16th June - Day 1. American Pharoah wins the Belmont Stakes Gr.
Trainer P Shroff has been suspended for five months for vicarious liability following three of his horses testing positive for prohibited substance. He has also been given a further four months suspended sentence. P Shroff reserves the right to appeal. Trainer Amit Caddy has been suspended for 45 days for breach of medication rules by the Stewards of Bangalore Turf Club. This punishment is subject to appeal. I trained by Aiden O'brien and ridden by Ryan More.
American Pharoah by Pioneerof the Nile wins the Xpressbet. Pesi Shroff to contest 'A Summary' report. Doping of Racing Horse: Victor Espinoza became the seventh jockey to win three Kentucky Derbys.
I , trained by J. As the jockeys have refused to ride Read more Click Here Hon'ble Supreme Court of India proceedings Supreme Court favourable verdict for BTC. Ambareesh opposes shifting of BTC. Dandified has come positive for category 3 drug. Used for epilisy in humans. Listen in on Indiarace TV.
Pesi Shroff's horse Maisha has tested positive for Desmethylvenalfaxine. The Rs crore racecourse face-off. He has also been fined a sum of One Lakh. Stewards order enquiry into riding of Sandesh atop Congressional. Former Chairman of BTC Marilingiah passed away this morning November 22, , Indiarace offers its heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family.
Protectionist the first German horse to win the Melbourne Cup, but favourite Admiral Rakti collapsed and died after race.
BTC given 3-yr deadline to move by govt. The Karnataka High Court today held that the Tax is not deductible at source on winnings by way of stake money payable to race horse owners. The Court further held that section "B" which talks about games of any other sort does not apply to horse racing.
RWITC's rules of racing get new twist Turf Club doping scandal suspect dies in mysterious circumstances. The Six months suspension will commence from September 21, Ebor Festival of racing at York Results Day More trouble for Katrak as Popat the suspect sings Read more Race Card for the two principal events to be run at York August 22, , Day Race Card for the two principal events to be run at York August 21, , Day Jockeys call off their protest.
The Jockeys Association of India have decided not to accept rides from Thursday 21st August till their pending demands are met by the Turf Authority of India. Tehmul Todywalla father of Dallas Todywalla passed away last night.
Indiarace offers its heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family. Goodwood Results 1st August - Day 4. Goodwood Results 31st July - Day 3. Goodwood Results 30th July - Day 2. Goodwood Results 29th July - Day 1. Next date of hearing awaited. The suspension of jockey Raja Rao has been reduced from one year to end of summer season Royal Ascot Results 21st June -Day 5. Royal Ascot Results 20th June -Day 4.
Royal Ascot Results 19th June -Day 3. Royal Ascot Results 18th June -Day 2. Royal Ascot Results 17th June - Day 1. Vaideeshwaran rides winner in New Zealand. Tonalist by Tapit wins the Belmont Stakes gr. I trained by Christophe Clement and ridden by Joel Rosario. Trainer Amit Caddy has been suspended for a period of 6 months and Jockey K Raja Rao for one year following an enquiry into the running of Hatchet Harry on June 1st Jockey Paul Hanagan wins his first classic victory.
Click Here to watch the Video. Support for Jockey Chandrasekhar from www. California Chrome wins the Preakness Stakes, Gr. Jockey B Sreekanth meets with a serious accident during morning track work at Bangalore on Saturday.
He has been rushed to hospital. Indiarace wishes him a speedy recovery. Click Here to watch Guineas Video. Click Here to watch Kentucky Derby Video. Click Here to watch Kentucky Oaks Video. Trainer Narayan Gowda suspended. Yet another Stanazol case. One more horse tests positive for Stanazol in Bangalore. Trainer C D Katrak incurs accumulated suspension for days for his ward Montreal having tested positive.
The number of days includes previous suspended sentence of 90 days for similar offence earlier. All 59 horses samples under the charge of Trainer P. The above Trainers have the option to send the samples for confirmatory analysis.
Daniel David suspended From July December Decision deferred to Friday, March 14th, He is in quarantine in Chennai. After a detailed enquiry into the running and riding of Fioritta, the Stewards of The BTC have suspended trainer Tharun Thimmaiah for a period of seven months from 10th February to 30th September For his involvement in the same matter, trainer Irfan Ghatala has been suspended from 10th February till 31th March The Court grants a stay on the suspension given by HRC for a period of four weeks till 9th of February Jockey S Chandrashekar had a nasty fall in the 4th race at Mysore January 8th He has had a brain haemorrhage and now being operated.
His condition is reported to be critical. P S Chouhan's appeal against his suspension of one year has been rejected by the appeal board of HRC. Bullseye tests positive for Boldenone. Khan will now be suspended till January 31, C Rajendra, having been licensed to train, starts working his horses. Likely to saddle his 1st runner by month end. Trainer Javed Khan suspended Tejano USA passed away peacefully today at the age of 28y.
See the results of Breeders Cup - Saturday 2nd November View the results of Breeders' Cup Friday 1st November Silk Road Stakes G3. Tokyo Shimbun Hai G3. Daily Hai Queen Cup G3. Kyoto Himba Stakes G3.
Hanshin Spring Jump J-G2. Sho Nakayama Himba Stakes G3. Lord Derby Challenge Trophy G3. Oka Sho Japanese Guineas G1. Nakayama Grand Jump J-G1. Satsuki Sho Japanese Guineas G1. Fukushima Himba Stakes G3. Yomiuri Milers Cup G2. Tenno Sho Spring G1. Kyoto Shimbun Hai G2. Keio Hai Spring Cup G2.