triple crown http://wkms.org en California Chrome To Run In Belmont, Nasal Strips And All http://wkms.org/post/california-chrome-run-belmont-nasal-strips-and-all California Chrome will be able to race after all.<p>There had been some doubt about whether the winner of this year's Kentucky Derby and the Preakness would compete in the Belmont Stakes, the third leg of horseracing's Triple Crown.<p>The thoroughbred has run and won his last six races wearing equine nasal strips. Mon, 19 May 2014 17:04:43 +0000 editor 40654 at http://wkms.org California Chrome To Run In Belmont, Nasal Strips And All Kentucky Derby Winner California Chrome to Contend for Triple Crown Championship http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-derby-winner-california-chrome-contend-triple-crown-championship <p><span style="line-height: 200%;">California Chrome's rather easy Kentucky Derby win is once again prompting speculation about a Triple Crown threat.&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 200%;">The easy winner, with far fewer dollars invested compared to a typical Derby champion, will head to Maryland</span><span class="apple-converted-space" style="line-height: 200%;">&nbsp;</span><span class="aqj" style="line-height: 200%;"><span style="z-index:-1"><span data-term="goog_436038513" style="z-index:0" tabindex="0">two weeks from now</span></span></span><span class="apple-converted-space" style="line-height: 200%;">&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 200%;">to compete in the Preakness.</span></p><p> Mon, 05 May 2014 20:35:38 +0000 Stu Johnson (KPR) 40344 at http://wkms.org Kentucky Derby Winner California Chrome to Contend for Triple Crown Championship I'll Have Another Retired; Dullahan New Belmont Favorite http://wkms.org/post/ill-have-another-retired-dullahan-new-belmont-favorite Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner I&rsquo;ll Have Another&rsquo;s racing career is over.<p>The colt&rsquo;s handlers withdrew him from tomorrow&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.belmontstakes.com/story/2012/06/08/ill-have-another-scratched-from-belmont-stakes-and-retired-with-a-tendon-injury/">Belmont Stakes</a> after a swollen tendon was discovered in his left foreleg.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Owner&nbsp;Paul&nbsp;Reddam&nbsp;says he&#39;ll be retired.&nbsp;<p>I&rsquo;ll Have Another was the 4-5 favorite to win the Belmont Stakes and become racing&rsquo;s first Triple Crown winner since 1978.<p>Ed Fri, 08 Jun 2012 19:55:47 +0000 Rick Howlett 18299 at http://wkms.org I'll Have Another Retired; Dullahan New Belmont Favorite I'll Have Another Scratched From Belmont Stakes http://wkms.org/post/ill-have-another-scratched-belmont-stakes Triple Crown contender I&rsquo;ll Have Another has been scratched from tomorrow&rsquo;s Belmont Stakes.<p>Trainer Doug O&rsquo;Neill says he pulled the colt from the race after he showed early signs of tendonitis in his left front leg.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; O&rsquo;Neill told radio talk show host <a href="http://www.danpatrick.com/2012/06/08/doug-oneill-says-ill-have-another-will-not-race-in-belmont/">Dan Patrick</a> that he&rsquo;s not sure how I&rsquo;ll Have Another was injured, but he&rsquo;s not taking any chances by running him Saturday.<p>I&rsquo;ll Have Another was positioned to become rac Fri, 08 Jun 2012 16:43:54 +0000 Rick Howlett 18293 at http://wkms.org I'll Have Another Scratched From Belmont Stakes Post Positions Set for Belmont Stakes http://wkms.org/post/post-positions-set-belmont-stakes <p>The post positions are set for Saturday&rsquo;s Belmont Stakes, the third leg in thoroughbred racing&rsquo;s Triple Crown.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 06 Jun 2012 18:52:45 +0000 Rick Howlett (KPR) 18264 at http://wkms.org Post Positions Set for Belmont Stakes Afternoon Round-Up 5/21/12 http://wkms.org/post/afternoon-round-52112 <p><strong>Today on NPR:</strong> <a title="Chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) is best-known for affecting football players; repeated bangs to the head can hurt the parts of the brain that direct impulse, memory and emotion. Now, scientists are finding evidence of CTE in the brains of veterans from Iraq and Afghanistan. Dr. Bob Stern from Boston University School of Medicine talks to weekends on All Things Considered host Guy Raz.">Vets Return With Brain Injuries Oft Seen In Football</a></p><p><strong>Bluegrass Politics:</strong></p> Mon, 21 May 2012 21:33:15 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 18062 at http://wkms.org Afternoon Round-Up 5/21/12 Triple Crown Possibilities http://wkms.org/post/triple-crown-possibilities <p>Excited talk on the possibility of a Triple Crown winner in thoroughbred racing resurfaced Saturday evening&hellip; just after &lsquo;I&rsquo;ll Have Another&rsquo; won the Preakness. &nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 21 May 2012 19:55:04 +0000 Stu Johnson (KPR) 18059 at http://wkms.org Triple Crown Possibilities Track Tech Equine Health http://wkms.org/post/track-tech-equine-health <p>We&rsquo;re in Triple Crown season with the Preakness next Saturday. Some of the finest equine health care in the world is centered in the Kentucky Bluegrass, and advances in veterinary medicine give those who can afford it an edge at the track. Kentucky Public Radio&rsquo;s Leslie Guttman reports on how advances in veterinary medicine give those who can afford it an edge at the track.</p><p> Fri, 11 May 2012 20:24:46 +0000 Leslie Guttman 17946 at http://wkms.org Track Tech Equine Health