California Chrome, ridden by Victor Espinoza in this March 2016 photo, was the biggest winner at the Eclipse Awards on Jan. 21. He took home three trophies celebrating his accomplishments in 2016 – including Horse of the Year for the second time. He also won an Eclipse as the best in the older dirt male division, and his victory at the Dubai World Cup was picked as the National Thoroughbred Racing Association’s moment of the year.
California Chrome, ridden by Victor Espinoza in this March 2016 photo, was the biggest winner at the Eclipse Awards on Jan. 21. He took home three trophies celebrating his accomplishments in 2016 – including Horse of the Year for the second time. He also won an Eclipse as the best in the older dirt male division, and his victory at the Dubai World Cup was picked as the National Thoroughbred Racing Association’s moment of the year. Kamran Jebreili Associated Press file
California Chrome, ridden by Victor Espinoza in this March 2016 photo, was the biggest winner at the Eclipse Awards on Jan. 21. He took home three trophies celebrating his accomplishments in 2016 – including Horse of the Year for the second time. He also won an Eclipse as the best in the older dirt male division, and his victory at the Dubai World Cup was picked as the National Thoroughbred Racing Association’s moment of the year. Kamran Jebreili Associated Press file

Thumbs up, thumbs down: Run, California Chrome, run!

January 27, 2017 01:28 PM