“American Pharoah” Wins The First Triple Crown Since 1978

American Pharoah Win The First Triple Crown Since 1978American Pharoah, ridden by Victor Espinoza, has won the Triple Crown by winning the Belmont Stakes. It’s the first time a horse has won the Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes and Belmont Stakes since 1978.

He led all the way, the question would be whether the horse would have the juice to finish it off, and the colt did, and then some. Pulling away in the home stretch and making history.