Preakness

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Preak•ness

(ˈprik nɪs)
n.
a horse race for three-year-olds run annually two weeks after the Kentucky Derby at Pimlico, Baltimore, Md.
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Noun1.Preakness - an annual race for three-year-old horses; held at Pimlico in Baltimore, Maryland
thoroughbred race - a race between thoroughbred horses
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FOR MORE than a century, the Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore has hosted the Preakness Stakes, one of the most prominent horse races in the country.
The Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes hero is on the verge of making history as he bids to become the first winner of the American Triple Crown since Affirmed 30 years ago.
KENTUCKY Derby hero Big Brown moved a step closer to immortality as he blew away his rivals to land the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico.
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Barbaro's veterinarians in Pennsylvania held a news teleconference Thursday morning to report that the colt, who shattered his right hind leg in the May 20 Preakness Stakes, is a ``long shot'' to survive a case of laminitis that has damaged the hoof wall on his other hind foot.
Had he won the Preakness Stakes, the famously injured thoroughbred Barbaro would have been so valuable his owners wouldn't be able to fully insure him.