The 2012 Preakness Stakes could not have finished any better for those wanting to see not only an incredible race and close finish but also for the sake of notoriety for the horses involved. Even though I'll Have Another overcame Bodemeister at the final second for his second straight win, both horses are building a significant following and rivalry as the attention now turns to the Triple Crown possibilities for I'll Have Another.
Can Bodemeister finally win at Belmont? Will I'll Have Another sweep all three? It's a storyline that NBC has to love for their horse racing coverage moving forward. For those who missed the 137th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico yesterday, check out the video below:
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