Rombauer has won the Preakness as an 11-1 long shot after his owners decided to skip the Kentucky Derby
May 16, 2021, 12:42 AM
• 4 min read
The horse’s owners, Diane and John Fradkin, just didn’t think that was the right move. Instead, they wanted to point to the second leg of the Triple Crown. No one will ever know what might have happened if Rombauer had been allowed to go to Churchill Downs.
At Pimlico on Saturday, the 11-1 shot showed up right on time. Rombauer came from behind to win the Preakness with a stirring stretch run that carried him