Horse Racing Fans Reveal Their Methods Of Handicapping The Belmont StakesAt 6:52 p.m. on Saturday, California Chrome will attempt to win the Triple Crown. For many of the thousands of people at Belmont Park, it will all come down to the little ticket in their hands.
History Not On California Chrome's Side At Crowded BelmontSince Affirmed became the last Triple Crown winner in 1978, three Belmont fields with the same history on the line also drew 11 horses in 1981, 1988 and 2002.
California Chrome Made 3-5 Favorite For Belmont; Draws No. 2 PostCalifornia Chrome is the 3-5 early favorite to win the Belmont Stakes and become horse racing's 12th Triple Crown champion.
'Tough Race' Shaping Up For California Chrome's Triple Crown Bid At BelmontThe Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner galloped his usual 2 miles at Belmont Park on Wednesday, and new horses are lining up to challenge his bid at history in the Belmont Stakes.