Big Brown failed in his bid to become horse racing's 12th Triple Crown winner when he finished dead last to Da' Tara, the longest shot on the board, in the Belmont Stakes on Saturday June 7, 2008. Da' Tara went wire to wire to beat eight other thoroughbreds over 1½ miles, the longest and toughest of the three classics.
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Santa Anita Derby
Jockey Corey Nakatani and Colonel John won the $750,000 Santa Anita Derby horse race, Saturday, April 5, 2008 at Santa Anita Park, Arcadia, Calif.