Ruler on Ice pulls surprise to win Belmont Stakes

Jockey Jose Valdivia Jr. (3), on Ruler On Ice; Jesus Castanon (12), on Shackleford; and Javier Castellano, on Stay Thirsty, guide their horses during the Belmont Stakes horse race Saturday, June 11, 2011, at Belmont Park in Elmont, N.Y. Ruler On Ice went on to win the race. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

June 11, 2011 6:51:52 PM PDT
Ruler On Ice posted a huge upset in the Belmont Stakes on Saturday, taking the lead from Preakness winner Shackleford in the sloppy stretch and winning the final leg of the Triple Crown.

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