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16hBob Ehalt

Haskell next up for Triple Crown champion

Owner Ahmed Zayat has told ESPN.com that the $1 million Haskell Invitational on Aug. 2 will be the setting for the Triple Crown winner's next race.

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18hDarren Rovell

American Pharoah stud fee could be historic

American Pharoah's owner told ESPN.com that interest in the horse's breeding has been so great around the world that it could draw near-historic prices for a first-year stallion.

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3dFrank Angst

Trainer faces suit

The Department of Labor has filed a lawsuit against Steve Asmussen contending the Eclipse Award-winning trainer has failed to pay proper overtime and has not kept proper employment records.

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3dClaire Novak

Wise Dan cleared to get back on the track

Two-time Horse of the Year Wise Dan has been cleared to resume full training, trainer Charlie LoPresti said Tuesday. His connections are hoping for a return to the races this fall.

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4dRon Mitchell

Pharoah back on track

After three weeks off following his Triple Crown sweep, American Pharoah returned to work Monday with a three-furlong drill in :36 2/5 seconds, according to clockers at Santa Anita.

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18hDarren Rovell

American Pharoah stud fee could be historic

American Pharoah's owner told ESPN.com that interest in the horse's breeding has been so great around the world that it could draw near-historic prices for a first-year stallion.

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6dGary West

West: Baffert, Pharoah saved Triple Crown

Trainer Bob Baffert couldn't have anticipated this, but he has become the face of the sport, its ambassador to popular culture, and American Pharoah has become its cover boy.

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Video: Race Call College

In The Gate host Barry Abrams takes a race-calling seminar given by former New York track announcer Tom Durkin. Abrams then tries calling a live horse race.

18dJay Cronley

Cronley: Think small

Between the Triple Crown season and Breeder's Cup Halloween weekend, it's back to the sticks for most of the racing.

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25dJay Cronley

Cronley: Favorite Triple Crown lessons

The goal of horse race handicapping is to pick winners. Oftentimes the best horse in a top-level race is the favorite.

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