American Pharoah Seeks Classic Finish

Jockey and trainer at Keeneland


LEXINGTON, Ky. — It is difficult to ponder the human element in the midst of everything Bob Baffert has going for him. He is the most famous horse trainer in his sport. Recent results would also make the case that he is, currently, the most accomplished. Baffert is here to saddle his now legendary American Pharoah…

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Rich Nilsen is a 19-time qualifier to the National Horseplayers Championship (NHC), an event he has cashed in four times. He was the first player to finish in the top 10 of the NHC twice. A former executive with and a member of the NHC Players’ Committee, Rich is a graduate of the University of Louisville Equine Business Program and is founder of, a site devoted to horse racing education and promotion.

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