After justifies all-out effort to week out a victory in Saturday’s Preakness Stakes it’s harder than ever to answer the question can he come back again in three weeks time to win the Belmont Stakes and nailed down the Triple Crown the Preakness of course angered weekend thoroughbred racing around the world although there was some exciting action in Japan in.
England and the undercard at Pimlico despite the gosh awful weather produced some potential.
Stars like me atole Irish war-cry Axman happy like a fool and others but as is our want we start with the Triple Crown it was tough to see through the rain and dense fog at a hilltop but justify seemed to be all out as he battled good magic through most of the Preakness then really needed the wire to preserve a 1/2 length victory over bravado.
Pole he beat by 8 lengths in the Kentucky Derby.
10 fold and lone sailor also were gaining ground through the Pimlico slot the possibilities are one it was just an off day for justify who remains undefeated in five starts or two he’s been worn down by the pressure of the Triple Crown trail and won’t have enough stuffing left for.
The Belmont demanding one and a half miles he got a little tired jockey Mike Smith admitted this is the hardest race that he’s had but it was a good kind of tired it was that kind of tired I’m hoping anyway and I feel.
Like he’ll move forward trainer Bob Baffert said Sunday morning justify was looking bright after the Preakness experience and compared him to world champion sprinter Usain Bolt he was in all those Olympics Baffert said of the human runner but we still wanted to see him see if.
It I think the Triple Crown is about let’s see if he still has it the white-haired trainer knows we’re up he speaks four times previously he has gone to Belmont Park with a chance.
To win the Triple Crown silver charm finished second to touch gold in 1997 real quiet and dirt and excruciating last jump loss to victory gallop in 1998 and war emblem was eighth in the 2002 Belmont American Pharoah finally broke through in 2015 and so we shall in three weeks time see if justify still has.
It Baffert has compared the Colts favorably to Pharoah for what that’s worth bravado and tenfold are among those expected to join the Belmont field and they will have an extra quarter.
Mile plus to see what they can do I swear on Preakness weekend classic Irish war cry went right to the front in Friday’s $300,000 grade three Pimlico special and rolled home an easy winner finishing four and a half lengths to the good of one-liner trapped was another one in three quarters lengths back in third Irish war cries a.
Four year old son of Kerlin Fran one in three eighths.
Miles in the slop in one minute 55.
Seconds and 51 milliseconds with Jose Ortiz up for trainer Graham motion Irish war cry scored his first win since last year’s Wood Memorial but also finished second in the Belmont Stakes caught late by tapri he has struggled since I just wanted to get him back on track and I feel like today we did that motion said it was important to me this horse shows so much in the morning and it’s so frustrating to see him run disappointedly in the afternoons.