Five different U.S. presidents have been elected since horse racing last saw a thoroughbred win the Triple Crown.
That streak will continue for at least another season.
California Chrome had a chance on Saturday to end the 36-year drought at the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park Racetrack in Elmont, but came up short. California Chrome took fifth as Tonalist won the race.
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