Ahmed Zayat

Ahmed Zayat celebrates after his horse, American Pharoah, wins the 140th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 16, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

American Pharoah Owner Calls Gambling Debt Lawsuit ‘A Scam’

Ahmed Zayat, owner of Triple Crown hopeful American Pharoah, asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit that accuses him of owing $1.65 million to a man who says he fronted Zayat money for gambling bets.

05/22/2015

Ahmed Zayat, Bob Baffert

Owner Of American Pharoah Named In Gambling Debt Lawsuit

The federal breach of contract lawsuit was filed in March 2014 by Howard Rubinsky, 58, of Florida.

05/21/2015

Kentucky Derby winner American Pharoah trains on the track for the 140th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 15, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

American Pharoah Owner Sells Breeding Rights, Says Retirement Likely By Jan. 1

The owner of Triple Crown hopeful American Pharoah sold the breeding rights to his Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner to Coolmore Ashford Stud in Kentucky.

05/20/2015

Jockey Martin Garcia guides Dortmund on the track after placing third in the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 2, 2015 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Stablemate Dortmund Emerges As Threat To American Pharoah’s Triple Crown Dreams

To spoil or not to spoil. That is the question.

05/13/2015

I'll Have Another owner J. Paul Reddam (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

I’ll Have Another Owner Lists ‘A Dozen Reasons’ His Colt Could Lose

“My own experience has been that when we are overwhelming favorites, we always lose,” J. Paul Reddam said Wednesday.

06/07/2012