The Royal Treatment
Kentucky Oaks Day widely is regarded as "Ladies Day" in Louisville, but that moniker may have to be changed this year. That's because the fairest Lady of them all, England's Queen Elizabeth II, is scheduled to attend the next day's Kentucky Derby for the first time.
Details of Her Majesty's visit have been kept under lock and key, as one would expect when one of the world's most prominent figures prepares to join a mob of 150,000-plus sports fans. Under the direction of the British government, ...
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THE TRIPLE CROWN
June 9, 2007
• Belmont champ Rags to Riches eyes Travers
• Gomez's loss proves Velazquez's gain
• Pletcher, Velazquez end Triple Crown droughts
• Hard Spun was all done in the Belmont
• Pletcher deserves 'Riches' after Belmont
• Rags to Riches beats Curlin in Belmont
• Street Sense to skip Belmont
• Curlin denies Street Sense in Preakness
• Street Sense wins Kentucky Derby
• Mayne: Racing needs racing
• Finley: What about an encore?
• Cronley: Triple Crown Q&A
• Cronley: My Belmont Day
• Finley: The Belmont horse by horse
• Moss: Street Sense just didn't finish