Swiss Skydiver Claims Victory At 145th Preakness Stakes In Photo Finish

What a way to end the Triple Crown


This one — quite literally — was a photo finish.

The 145th Preakness Stakes was run Saturday afternoon, and it ended in epic fashion. Swiss Skydiver claimed victory, but Kentucky Derby winner Authentic made it quite a race.

The two horses were neck-and-neck as they pulled away from the pack after rounding the final corner. It was too close to call at first, but Swiss Skydiver ultimately won by a nose.

Check it out:


Thumbnail photo via Tommy Gilligan/USA TODAY Sports Images

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