The race for Horse of the Year is now heating up and could come down to the Breeders' Cup Classic in November.
With another Triple Crown bust now in the history books, the hue and cry will begin all over again to change the series.
There are many reasons to pick against California Chrome in Saturday's Belmont Stakes, so that's what I'll do.
They are 12 different horses, but they all share the same story. Each was close to Triple Crown history but came up short in New York.
Horses that may appear outclassed seem to have a way of finding their way to the Belmont winner's circle.
Is thoroughbred racing cursed?
Kelly Breen is running a horse in the Belmont that looks completely overmatched.
Belmont Park is unique and tricky and there may be no harder race to master than the Belmont Stakes.
The Belmont Stakes is fast approaching and 100,000-plus will trek to Long Island to witness I'll Have Another's attempt at racing immortality.
On the surface, I'll Have Another should be a heavy favorite to win the Belmont Stakes and break the Triple Crown drought that has been ongoing since 1978.
Here are same facts, figures, anecdotes and insights on racing's prior Triple Crown rematches.
The Preakness was just another reminder of why there are a lot more broken-down horseplayers out there than rich ones.
Ahmed Zayat is the latest to become convinced that race horses shouldn't race, at least not more than four or five times a year and never without five weeks or more between races.
The Belmont stakes may not have the Kentucky Derby or Preakness winners, but it might just include the best 3-year-old in America. Ice Box is that good, and he should win Saturday.
It's not the Triple Crown that needs fixing, but the horses that run in the Triple Crown.
NYRA has done nothing wrong. Rather, it is the victim of the state's pathetic political leaders, who are incompetent, selfish and don't seem to care one bit about their constituents.