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On The Fly: American Pharoah Captures Elusive Triple Crown

The gilded Triple Crown paddock doors opened to welcome the newest member of horse-racing thoroughbred's elite class: American Pharoah. It broke to the lead early in the Belmont Stakes, and jockey Victor Espinoza never looked back. Yes, this Pharoah was king. It was the first Triple Crown winner since Affirmed in 1978 and only the 12th all-time. Serena Williams struggled, but triumphed in the French Open final with a 6-3, 6-7 (2), 6-2 decision over Lucie Safarova for the 20th Grand Slam title of Williams' career. She has three French Open, six U.S. Open, six Australian Open and five Wimbledon championships. This is a certainty: She has more grand slams left in her racket. ... On...

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