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California Chrome wins 139th Preakness Stakes

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BALTIMORE, MD (WAVE) – California Chrome, ridden by jockey Victor Espinoza, won the 139th running of the Preakness Stakes, keeping his bid for the Triple Crown alive.

Ride on Curlin finished second, and Social Inclusion crossed the line in third.

California Chrome paid $3, $3, and $2.40. Ride on Curlin paid $5.60 and $3.80. Social Inclusion paid $3.40.

California Chrome will attempt to become the first horse to win the Triple Crown since 1978 when he races in the Belmont Stakes on June 7.

Order of finish:

  1. California Chrome
  2. Ride on Curlin
  3. Social Inclusion
  4. General a Rod
  5. Ring Weekend
  6. Pablo Del Monte
  7. Dynamic Impact
  8. Kid Cruz
  9. Bayern
  10. Ria Antonia

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