59
      Saturday
      80 / 56
      Sunday
      86 / 57
      Monday
      88 / 58

      California Chrome Allowed To Run At Belmont Stakes

      It's a go for California Chrome. The Coalinga, California horse just got the green light to race at the Belmont Stakes with a nose strip.

      The Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner wore a nose strip in both races, but since winning the Preakness, there was concern that the storied horse might not be allowed to run in New York with a nose strip. Early Monday morning, the New York Racing Association gave the horse the OK.{}

      A win at the Belmont Stakes on June 7th would get California Chrome the elusive Triple Crown.

      Affirmed was the last Triple Crown winner back in 1978.

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