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Unbeaten Champ Nyquist Tops 368 Nominees for 2016 Triple Crown

Jan 28, 2016

With memories of the triumphant 2015 Triple Crown run by Zayat Stables LLC’s American Pharoah still fresh, the owners and trainers of 368 3-year-old Thoroughbreds, headed by Reddam Racing LLC’s unbeaten champion Nyquist, have embarked on a new Triple Crown dream by making their young stars eligible for the 2016 series of American classic races that includes the $2 million Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (Grade I), the $1.5 million Preakness (GI) and the $1.5 million Belmont Stakes (GI).