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Classic Empire 'looked really awesome' during workout for Preakness

Classic Empire 'looked really awesome' during workout for Preakness

Neither pulled off the feat. In addition, the Preakness is run at 1 3/16 miles, a sixteenth shorter than the Derby. Post positions will be drawn Wednesday. Conquest Mo Money, the runner-up to Classic Empire in the Arkansas Derby, arrived at Pimlico Sunday and walked on Monday. Although the Illinois Derby was a Grade 3 race and not against the caliber of horses he will meet Saturday, he definitely showed that distance won't be an issue and he that he may be finding his racing strides at ...


Eden Hazard points to two reasons why Chelsea failed under Jose Mourinho

Eden Hazard points to two reasons why Chelsea failed under Jose Mourinho

Conte is constantly looking at the next objective, rather than reflecting on past glories - and says that is a trait necessary to win. "But when you have the winning mentality and you want to win every game. The Blues emerged from a pack of six main contenders as champions this term, rejuvenated under Conte, Mourinho's successor. The Black Cats have lost a total of 22 Premier League games against the Blues; only Manchester United have defeated them more times (23).


Arsenal hoping for final day chaos in race for top four

Arsenal hoping for final day chaos in race for top four

As for the visitors, Ronald Koeman's Everton side find themselves seventh in the division with 61 points, having picking up just one win from their last four. It depends on us. "I am focused to win the next game". Arsenal need to beat Everton if they are to stand a chance of qualifying for the UEFA Champions League .


Cloud Computing pulls upset in Preakness; Always Dreaming eighth

Cloud Computing pulls upset in Preakness; Always Dreaming eighth

In a sport that unabashedly cheers for a Triple Crown victor, where upsets in the first two races take the shine off the Belmont Stakes, the hope that accompanied Almost Dreaming instantly disappeared. The victor was not controversial, and while Leparoux should have to explain to trainer Mark Casse exactly why he moved Classic Empire so soon, there were no excuses.


Chelsea's competitive fire has only just been lit, says Antonio Conte

Chelsea's competitive fire has only just been lit, says Antonio Conte

Chelsea are planning a number of surprises for captain John Terry today as he plays for the last time at Stamford Bridge after 22 years at the club. Since then, the Englishman has made 716 appearances for the club, scoring 66 goals in a glittering career that has seen Terry lift 14 major honours (15 tomorrow), with the chance to lift his 16th in next weeks FA Cup Final.