California Chrome and jockey Victor Espinoza won the Preakness Stakes today in a time of 1:54.84.
Ride On Curlin came in second, and Social Inclusion finished third.
With victories in the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes, California Chrome and jockey Victor Espinoza can take the Triple Crown by winning the Belmont Stakes on June 7. No horse has achieved the feat since Affirmed in 1978.
California Chrome showing off for all the single ladies. He did this before the Derby too, by the way. pic.twitter.com/UkFq7kESX0
— David Grening (@DRFGrening) May 17, 2014