• Stewart Elliott wins George Woolf Memorial Jockey Award

    ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Stewart Elliott, who rode Smarty Jones to victories in the 2004 Kentucky Derby and Preakness, has been named winner of the George Woolf Memorial Jockey Award.

  • Race favorite Thistlecrack out of Cheltenham Gold Cup

    CHELTENHAM, England (AP) — Thistlecrack, the favorite for the Cheltenham Gold Cup, will miss the race because of a leg injury.

  • Former Derby, Preakness winner Charismatic dies

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Former Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner Charismatic, whose bid for the Triple Crown ended with a dramatic leg injury as he neared the finish line in the Belmont Stakes, has died at a thoroughbred retirement farm in Kentucky.