Tonalist wins Belmont, ends Chrome's Triple Crown bid
June 8, 2014INDIANA SPORTS PAGE
Elmont, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - The wait continues. It is now 36 years since horse racing's Triple Crown has been won.
Saturday in the 146th Belmont Stakes, Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes champ California Chrome was denied his chance to become the 12th 3-year-old to sweep the Triple Crown races.
He finished in a dead heat for fourth behind winner Tonalist in the $1.5 million, 1 1/2-mile "Test of the Champion" at Belmont Park.