Maryland’s Kentucky Derby Winner Has Many Local Ties

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Orb, is the second horse with Maryland ties to win the Derby in the past three years. The 2011 winner, Animal Kingdom, was trained in Fair Hill Maryland. Orb’s bloodline has a Bel Air connection…

The Pons Country Life Farm out of Bel Air. They own a quarter of Malibu Moon, Orb’s sire. Orb’s owner, Baltimore County resident Stuart S. Janney.

It looks like Orb is gearing for the Preakness in two weeks. Could we see a Triple Crown winner? How cool would that be, a horse with Maryland ties. We’ll wait and see.

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