Animal Kingdom

Shackleford Wins Preakness
Shackleford held off a late charge by Animal Kingdom to win the 136th running of the Preakness Stakes.  Shackleford's win is horse racing's loss.
Kentucky Derby Recap, Reaction and Look Forward
It was a great day at Churchill.  The juleps were flowing.  The hats were huge.  The odds were long and the racing was intense. In a mild upset, Animal Kingdom won today's Run for the Roses.  I’m no expert handicapper, but I didn’t see that co…
Animal Kingdom Wins Kentucky Derby
Animal Kingdom pulled off the upset victory in the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs. Animal Kingdom went off as a 20-1 long-shot but still was able to cross the finish line first. Animal Kingdom was initially a 30-1 morning line long-shot but was bet down to 20-1.
So how exactly did Animal Kin…