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Triple Crown winner American Pharoah to compete in New Jersey race

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Triple Crown winner American Pharoah is returning to the racetrack on Sunday.

The champion horse will compete in the Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park in New Jersey.

Trainer Bob Baffert says American Pharoah has worked three times in the past ten days to prepare for the race.

American Pharoah will start from Post Four in the field of eight and is favored to win the race.

The thoroughbred is the first Triple Crown winner since 1978.

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