California Chrome


California Chrome: Future Polo Pony?

At 5:30am on Monday morning, polo champion Nic Roldan and friends arrived at Gulfstream Park outside Miami to meet The Champ himself, California Chrome…and what…

8 months ago


Arrogate Catches Chrome in The Classic

The crowd was ready. Packed into every nook and cranny of the Santa Anita grandstand on Saturday to witness America’s horse, their horse, take his rightful…

11 months ago


The Heart of the Breeders’ Cup

I’m not a blueblood. At least not in the racing industry. My father was not a famous trainer. My mother did not own Secretariat. My…

11 months ago


Down Home With California Chrome

It has been an eventful few years for California Chrome. Two years ago the cal-bred chestnut lit up the Triple Crown trail with wins in…

1 year ago


How to be a Jackass

California Chrome—certified American Hero—The People’s Horse—The Triple Crown Slump Buster—staggered home in yesterday’s Belmont Stakes in a tie for 4th. Deflating, to say the least,…

3 years ago