War of Will wins Preakness Stakes

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War of Will was the winner of the 144th Preakness Stakes Saturday evening.The horse had 6-1 odds to win the race.

War of Will was involved in the Kentucky Derby's controversial finish when it was interfered by Maximum Security. Maximum Security was disqualified from the race.

After officially finishing seventh in the Kentucky Derby, War of Will stormed to victory in the Preakness. The awarded winner of the Kentucky Derby, Country House, did not participate in the Preakness due to an illness.

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