Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist to skip Belmont Stakes

Los Angeles (AFP) - Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist will skip next month's Belmont Stakes in the wake of his upset defeat at the Preakness, US media reports said Tuesday.

Nyquist poised for Preakness assault

Washington (AFP) - The Triple Crown hopes of Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist will be on the line Saturday as the unbeaten colt aims to complete the second leg of American horse racing's Holy Grail with …


Derby winner Nyquist favored to win Preakness

Washington (AFP) - Kentucky Derby champion Nyquist was made a 3-to-5 favorite Wednesday for the 141st Preakness, with the unbeaten bay colt starting third from the rail in Saturday's race.


Unbeaten Nyquist unheralded Kentucky Derby favorite

Washington (AFP) - Trainer Doug O'Neill is confident unbeaten Nyquist can make Saturday's Kentucky Derby his eighth win in eight races -- and take the first step toward US flat racing's coveted …


O'Brien's Air Force One primed for Guineas takeoff

Newmarket (United Kingdom) (AFP) - With Rule The World's stirring Grand National triumph still fresh in the mind, racing's compass rotates towards Newmarket this weekend and the first English …