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Rubber matches: Advantage Preakness

Updated: June 9, 2011, 12:17 PM ET
By Bill Finley | Special to ESPN.com

Saturday's showdown between Animal Kingdom and Shackleford in the Belmont will mark the 22nd time the Kentucky Derby and Preakness winners have squared off in the final leg of the Triple Crown. The Preakness winner has won nine times, the Derby winner six times, and another horse has won six of the races.

Here are more facts, figures, anecdotes and insights on racing's prior Triple Crown rematches:

In Afleet Alex, Point Given, Tabasco Cat, Hansel and Risen Star, there have been ...

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