NEW YORK — Owner Ahmed Zayat already took two shots at I'll Have Another in the Triple Crown as Bodemeister ran second in the Kentucky Derby and Preakness. While Bodemeister ended his Triple Crown run with a neck loss in the Preakness,
There are a lot of factors, especially luck, breeding, and distance, that make the Triple Crown so elusive.
By VICTOR MATHER Tom Hevezi/Associated PressCamelot racing to victory in the Epsom Derby, the second leg of England's Triple Crown. Should he run in and win the St. Leger, he would be the first Triple Crown winner since 1970.
That unnamed baby became I'll Have Another, an extraordinary thoroughbred who with a win in Saturday's Belmont Stakes would become the 12th Triple Crown champion, and first in 34 years. “I never saw this coming,” says Dennis O'Neill, the brother of
This Saturday, Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner I'll Have Another is looking to win horse racing's first Triple Crown victory in 34 years at the Belmont Stakes.