Triple Crown Failure (05/28/15)

There have been 12 horses that have failed to win the Triple Crown since Affirmed in 1978.

Take a trip down memory lane and watch each runner suffer defeat in the Belmont in their attempt at horse racing immortality.

Year Horse Odds Finish Winner Odds
1979 Spectacular Bid 3-10 3 Coastal 9-2
1981 Pleasant Colony 4-5 3 Summing 8-1
1987 Alysheba 4-5 4 Bet Twice 8-1
1989 Sunday Silence 9-10 2 Easy Goer 3-2
1997 Silver Charm Even 2 Touch Gold 5-2
1998 Real Quiet 4-5 2 Victory Gallop 9-2
1999 Charismatic 8-5 3 Lemon Drop Kid 30-1
2002 War Emblem 6-5 8 Sarva 70-1
2003 Funny Cide Even 3 Empire Maker 2-1
2004 Smarty Jones 3-10 2 Birdstone 36-1
2008 Big Brown 3-10 Eased Da'Tara 38-1
2012 I'll Have Another 4-5 (ML) Scratched Union Rags 6-1
2014 California Chrome 3-5 4 Tonalist 8-1


1979 Belmont - Spectacular Bid



1981 Belmont - Pleasant Colony



1987 Belmont - Alysheba



1989 Belmont - Sunday Silence



1997 Belmont - Silve Charm



1998 Belmont - Real Quiet



1999 Belmont - Charismatic



2002 Belmont - War Emblem



2003 Belmont - Funny Cide



2004 Belmont - Smarty Jones



2008 Belmont - Big Brown



2012 Belmont - I'll Have Another



2014 Belmont - California Chrome





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