Why Louisville for American Pharoah?

05/24/2015 03:00 PM

American Pharoah’s handlers have been calling Churchill Downs his home base as he prepares for the Belmont and a shot at the Triple Crown.

Many have questioned why the horse is not up in New York to get better acclimated with the Belmont course. Frankly, American Pharoah’s assistant trainer tells us it’s more important to keep the horse comfortable in his day-to-day life.

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