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Won first two legs of Triple Crown since 1978

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1997 - Silver Charm

Photograph By AP Photo/Doug Mills

Despite winning the Derby and Preakness, Silver Charm wasn't the clear favorite for the Belmont. As jockey Gary Stevens found himself stuck in inside traffic, Touch Gold, the other powerhouse in the field, took full advantage of Stevens' misfortune.