TRIPLE CROWN
The Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes and Belmont Stakes are the three most sought after titles in Thoroughbred horseracing. Every so often, one horse and one trainer win all three in historic fashion. Follow along with Horse Racing Radar as we keep you up to date with the latest in Triple Crown news, contenders, top picks, and more.
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LATEST NEWS, ARTICLES AND HANDICAPPING TIPS

Here are our most recent news posts, articles, and handicapping tips.
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2021 Triple Crown Awards

From the Kentucky Derby trail to Belmont’s Finish line

6/6/2021
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Essential Quality Scores The Belmont

Champion colt overcomes blistering pace to give Brad Cox his first Belmont win.

6/6/2021
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The 2021 Belmont Stakes Analysis

Checking to see which horse have what it takes to Win.

6/5/2021
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The BELMONT STAKES Handicapping Contest

This is the big one folks. The final leg of the Triple Crown and for double the usual prize $$.

6/4/2021
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PODCAST: The Players Edge Welcomes Jose Ortiz

Jose gives us a health update on Irad, talks Belmont Stakes races and much more.

6/4/2021
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HRR Video Series: Rich and Shawn Cover the Belmont

The Player's Edge's Swiss Army Shawn and Rich cover the 2021 Belmont Stakes in detail.

6/4/2021
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FREE Belmont Stakes Wagering Guide

Our friends at Guaranteed Tip Sheet once again share their Belmont Stakes wagering guide.

6/3/2021
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Belmont Saturday Stakes Preview

Eight Grade 1 races, $5.9 million in stakes purses. First Post Time is 11:35 AM ET.

6/3/2021
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Churchill Downs Suspends Baffert for Two Years

Suspension follows MEDINA SPIRIT’S confirmed positive test.

6/2/2021
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Belmont Friday Card Preview
2021
Five stakes races worth a combined $1.9 million. First Post Time is 12:50 PM ET.

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Belmont Profile of Overtook
2021
The Todd Pletcher trainee will be piloted by Manuel Franco.

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Belmont Stakes Profile of Rebel’s Romance
2021
The European invader has worked twice since arriving to the U.S.

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Belmont Stakes Profile of Get Her Number
2021
The son of Dialed In has been training up for his Triple Crown debut.

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Derby Contenders Prepare for Next Starts
2021
They’re back on the Churchill Downs, Santa Anita, and Belmont Park training tabs.

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Potential Belmont Stakes Starters
2021
Who is in and who is out?

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Preakness Day Recap
2021
Recap of Saturday's undercard at Pimlico.

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The Preakness Stakes Contest Results
2021
Once again Sylvia proves she is a force to be reckoned with by whooping the competition.

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The Players Edge Podcast Preakness Plays
2021
Technical difficulties killed our podcast with jockey Jose Ortiz, but we still have picks.

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FREE Preakness Wagering Guide
2021
This updated version of our guide contains even more free content.

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Q and A with Jockey Jose Ortiz
2021
He tells us what it will take for him to win the Preakness Stakes.

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Preakness Stakes Card Preview
2021
Ten stakes races in Saturday’s 14-race card at Pimlico; First Post Time 10:30 AM ET.

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Preakness Profile of Crowded Trade
2021
The second Preakness Stakes entrant from the Chad Brown barn.

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Black Eyed Susan Card Preview
2021
Preakness Friday’s $1 million Card at Pimlico; First Post Time is 11:30 AM ET.

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Preakness Profile of Risk Taking
2021
The Chad Brown trainee seeks a rebound performance.

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Preakness Profile of Ram
2021
The D. Wayne Lukas trainee seeks an upset score.

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Bob Baffert Suspended and Maryland Investigating
2021
The hall of fame trainer is prohibited from entering horses at Churchill Downs.

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Kentucky Derby Follow Up.
2021
Updates, comments, and reactions after the Derby

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Medina Spirit Wins the 147th Kentucky Derby
2021
The $1000 colt gives Bob Baffert his record 7th Kentucky Derby win.

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Kentucky Derby Contest Results
2021
Here are the results from today's Kentucky Derby Handicapping Res

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How to Pick the Kentucky Derby Winner
2021
A few things recent Derby champs have in common.

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PODCAST - The Player's Edge with Carson Kressley
2021
TV personality Carson Kressley and the crew make their Kentucky Derby picks and more.

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Kentucky Derby Card Preview
2021
Saturday’s $6.5 million card, headed by the 147th running of the Run for the Roses.

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PODCAST - Special Guest, HoF Jockey Mike Smith
2021
Mike gives us fantastic insight into the Kentucky Derby and what you should be looking for.

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1994 Kentucky Derby Memories
2021
A personal story of my favorite Kentucky Derby.

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Latest Updates On the Upcoming Kentucky Derby 2021
2021
A look at who's in and who's out as we head towards Derby Day.

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Derby Profile of Rock Your World
2021
The John Sadler trainee ranks 6th on the Derby Leaderboard with 100 points.

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Derby Profile of Super Stock
2021
The Steve Asmussen trainee ranks 3rd on the Derby Leaderboard with 109 points.

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Flashback: The 2001 Kentucky Derby
2021
A wild and memorable ‘Run for the Roses’ by Monarchos and Jorge Chavez.

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Derby Profile of Dynamic One
2021
The Todd Pletcher trainee ranks 15th on the Derby Leaderboard with 40 points.

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Kentucky Derby Hopefuls Arrive at Churchill Downs
2021
A look at the possible line up for Derby Day.