May 19, 2012;Baltimore, MD, USA; Mario Gutierrez aboard I'll Have Another (9) beats Mike E. Smith aboard Bodemeister (7) to win the running of the 137th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course. Mandatory Credit: Evan Habeeb-US PRESSWIRE
I'll Have Another won the Preakness Stakes on Saturday, setting himself up for a historic potential Triple Crown victory.
It's been five years since horse racing had a serious Triple Crown threat, but after I'll Have Another galloped to a victory at the 2012 Preakness Stakes, he'll enter the Belmont Stakes with a chance at achieving immortality. His trainer, Doug O'Neill, who was buzzing on Saturday after I'll Have Another surged to victory, lauded his horse as he looked forward to the Belmont.