Ahmed Zayat

American Pharoah walks around the winner's circle at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on June 13, 2015. (Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images)

Triple Crown Winner American Pharoah Prepares For Pacific Classic

Triple Crown champion American Pharoah worked a half-mile Sunday in Del Mar, California, under the watchful eye of trainer Bob Baffert and owner Ahmed Zayat.

08/16/2015

American Pharoah is given a bath after morning workouts prior to the 147th Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park on June 5, 2015 in Elmont, New York.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Money, Past Baffert Success Suggests American Pharoah Could Choose Monmouth Over Saratoga

The nation’s oldest thoroughbred racetrack has history on its side, but fans here and elsewhere in the racing world shouldn’t bet the house on the first Triple Crown winner in 37 years racing at Saratoga.

06/10/2015

Bob Baffert, trainer of American Pharoah, looks on during training at Belmont Park on June 4, 2015 in Elmont, New York. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Baffert On WFAN: I’m Still In Awe Of The Race American Pharoah Ran At Belmont

It took 37 years to happen, so forgive Bob Baffert if he needs more than a few days to let it sink in.

06/09/2015

American Pharoah #5, ridden by Victor Espinoza, leads the pack
during the 147th running of the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park on June 6, 2015 in Elmont, New York. With the win American Pharoah becomes the first horse to win the Triple Crown in 37 years.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Owner: American Pharoah Might Race Again

Ahmed Zayat said Sunday morning he wants the fans “to still enjoy something,” and he’s leaving it up to trainer Bob Baffert to map out a schedule.

06/07/2015

Ahmed Zayat, owner of American Pharoah #5, celebrates with the Triple Crown Trophy after winning the 147th running of the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park on June 6, 2015 in Elmont, New York. With the win, American Pharoah becomes the first horse to win the Triple Crown in 37 years.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Ahmed Zayat, American Pharoah’s Owner, Savors Triple Crown Win

The 52-year-old from Egypt, who lives in Teaneck, New Jersey, has known all along he had a champion in American Pharoah.

06/06/2015

Jorge Alvarez rides American Pharoah during training at Belmont Park on June 4, 2015 in Elmont, New York. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

American Pharoah Gallops Strongly During Belmont Stakes Workout

American Pharoah picked up the training tempo Thursday morning as he prepares for the Triple Crown try in the Belmont Stakes.

06/04/2015

American Pharoah trainer Bob Baffert and owner Ahmed Zayat look on as the Triple Crown contender is brought into his barn at Belmont Park on June 2, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

American Pharoah Owner Chasing ‘Cinderella’ Ending At Belmont

When Ahmed Zayat becomes involved in business, he’s going for the gusto. No glass half empty for him. He’s all in, all the time, consumed at being the best.

06/03/2015

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