California Chrome is hoping to become the first horse in 36 years to win the Triple Crown. His last challenge is the Belmont Stakes, which he'll run in on Saturday.
That brings us to the number tonight: 20
Twenty Belmont Stakes winners have had names that start with the letter "C" –¬†the most of any letter in the alphabet – and you better believe there are plenty of gamblers out there hoping it's a sign of good things to come for a horse that has very humble beginnings.
Here's CNN's Stephanie Elam.