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Derby Wins of the Triple Crown Victors: Whirlaway

Derby Wins of the Triple Crown Victors: Whirlaway

A BloodHorse Magazine recap of the Kentucky Derby won by Whirlaway that ran in the May 10, 1941 issue. The story, written by BloodHorse staff, carried the headline of, "No Doubt About It."

Derby Wins of the Triple Crown Victors: Sir Barton

Derby Wins of the Triple Crown Victors: Sir Barton

A Thoroughbred Horse Association Bulletin recap of the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes won by Sir Barton that ran in the May 1919 issue. The story is a staff report recap of Sir Barton's Derby and Preakness wins.

Derby Wins of the Triple Crown Victors: Secretariat

Derby Wins of the Triple Crown Victors: Secretariat

A BloodHorse Magazine recap of the Kentucky Derby won by Secretariat that ran in the May 14, 1973 issue. The story, written by Edward L. Bowen, carried the headline of, "Resumption of a Legend."

Derby Wins of the Triple Crown Victors: Seattle Slew

Derby Wins of the Triple Crown Victors: Seattle Slew

A BloodHorse Magazine recap of the Kentucky Derby won by Seattle Slew that ran in the May 16, 1977 issue. The story, written by Edward L. Bowen, carried the headline of, "You Can't Run With That Horse and Beat Him."

Derby Wins of Triple Crown Victors: Count Fleet

Derby Wins of Triple Crown Victors: Count Fleet

A BloodHorse magazine recap of Count Fleet's Kentucky Derby win that ran in the May 8, 1943 issue of BloodHorse. A staff report, the story carried the headline, "War Derby."

Derby Wins of Triple Crown Victors: Citation

Derby Wins of Triple Crown Victors: Citation

A BloodHorse magazine recap of Citation's Kentucky Derby win from the May 8, 1948 issue. The story, written by Alex Bower, carried the headline, "Calumet, Jones, and Arcaro Pitch Another Shutout in the Derby."

Derby Wins of Triple Crown Victors: Assault

Derby Wins of Triple Crown Victors: Assault

A BloodHorse Magazine recap of Assault's victory in the 1946 Kentucky Derby from the May 11, 1946 issue. The story, written by Alex Bower, carried the headline, "A Horse Race and a Picnic, the 72nd Kentucky Derby."

Derby Wins of the Triple Crown Victors: Omaha

Derby Wins of the Triple Crown Victors: Omaha

A BloodHorse Magazine recap of the Kentucky Derby won by Omaha that ran in the May 11, 1935 issue. The story is a staff report that carried the to-the-point headline of, "The Kentucky Derby."

Date Race Position / Horse / Points
Iroquois S.
  • CD
  • $150,000
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • 1:45.22
  1. Not This Time
  2. Lookin At Lee
  3. Recruiting Ready
  4. Honor Thy Father
FrontRunner S.
  • SA
  • $300,000
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • 1:43.57
  1. Gormley
  2. Klimt
  3. Straight Fire
  4. Midnight Pleasure
Champagne S.
  • BEL
  • $500,000
  • 1 mile
  • 1:34.68
  1. Practical Joke
  2. Syndergaard
  3. Favorable Outcome
  4. Big Gray Rocket
Claiborne Breeders' Futurity
  • KEE
  • $500,000
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • 1:43.41
  1. Classic Empire
  2. Lookin At Lee
  3. Wild Shot
  4. No Dozing
Sentient Jet Breeders' Cup Juvenile
  • SA
  • $2,000,000
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • 1:42.60
  1. Classic Empire
  2. Not This Time
  3. Practical Joke
  4. Lookin At Lee
$1,000,000 Delta Downs Jackpot S.
  • DED
  • $1,000,000
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • 1:45.15
  1. Gunnevera
  2. Hot Sean
  3. Dangerfield
  4. J Boys Echo
Remsen S.
  • AQU
  • $300,000
  • 1 1/8 miles
  • 1:51.58
  1. Mo Town
  2. No Dozing
  3. Takaful
  4. Win With Pride
Kentucky Jockey Club S.
  • CD
  • $200,000
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • 1:44.15
  1. McCraken
  2. Wild Shot
  3. Warrior's Club
  4. Uncontested
Cattleya Sho
  • TOK
  • $167,770
  • About 1 mile
  • 1:37.80
  1. Mont Saint Legame (JPN)
  2. Caucus (JPN)
  3. Blanc Eclat
  4. Lavapies (JPN)
Los Alamitos Cash Call Futurity
  • LRC
  • $300,000
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • 1:41.56
  1. Mastery
  2. Irap
  3. Dangerfield
  4. Bobby Abu Dhabi
Jerome S.
  • AQU
  • $150,000
  • 1 mile 70 Yards
  • 1:46.17
  1. El Areeb
  2. Bonus Points
  3. True Timber
  4. Win With Pride
Sham S.
  • SA
  • $100,000
  • 1 mile
  • 1:35.89
  1. Gormley
  2. American Anthem
  3. Big Hit
  4. Bird Is the Word
Smarty Jones S.
  • OP
  • $150,000
  • 1 mile
  • 1:36.32
  1. Uncontested
  2. Petrov
  3. Rowdy the Warrior
  4. Warrior's Club
LeComte S.
  • FG
  • $200,000
  • 1 mile 70 Yards
  • 1:43.20
  1. Guest Suite
  2. Untrapped
  3. Takeoff
  4. Arklow
Withers S
  • AQU
  • $250,000
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • 1:44.47
  1. El Areeb
  2. True Timber
  3. J Boys Echo
  4. Bonus Points
Holy Bull S.
  • GP
  • $350,000
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • 1:42.52
  1. Irish War Cry
  2. Gunnevera
  3. Classic Empire
  4. Talk Logistics
Robert B. Lewis S
  • SA
  • $150,000
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • 1:43.48
  1. Royal Mo
  2. Irap
  3. Sheer Flattery
  4. Term of Art
Sam F. Davis S.
  • TAM
  • $250,000
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • 1:42.45
  1. McCraken
  2. Tapwrit
  3. State of Honor
  4. Wild Shot
El Camino Real Derby
  • GG
  • $200,000
  • 1 1/8 miles
  • 1:51.34
  1. Zakaroff
  2. More Power to Him
  3. Tribal Storm
  4. Ann Arbor Eddie
Hyacinth S.
  • TOK
  • $303,012
  • About 1 mile
  • 1:37.80
  1. Epicharis (JPN)
  2. Adirato (JPN)
  3. Hypernova (JPN)
  4. Foggy Night (JPN)
Southwest S.
  • OP
  • $500,000
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • 1:41.85
  1. One Liner
  2. Petrov
  3. Lookin At Lee
  4. Silver Dust
Risen Star S.
  • FG
  • $400,000
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • 1:43.08
  1. Girvin
  2. Untrapped
  3. Local Hero
  4. Guest Suite
Xpressbet Fountain of Youth S.
  • GP
  • $400,000
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • 1:44.25
  1. Gunnevera
  2. Practical Joke
  3. Three Rules
  4. Talk Logistics
Gotham S.
  • AQU
  • $300,000
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • 1:46.34
  1. J Boys Echo
  2. Cloud Computing
  3. El Areeb
  4. Action Everyday
Tampa Bay Derby
  • TAM
  • $350,000
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • 1:42.36
  1. Tapwrit
  2. State of Honor
  3. Wild Shot
  4. No Dozing
San Felipe S.
  • SA
  • $400,000
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • 1:42.28
  1. Mastery
  2. Iliad
  3. Term of Art
  4. Gormley
Rebel S.
  • OP
  • $900,000
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • 1:43.00
  1. Malagacy
  2. Sonneteer
  3. Untrapped
  4. Petrov
UAE Derby
  • MEY
  • $2,000,000
  • About 1 3/16 miles
  • 1:57.76
  1. Thunder Snow (IRE)
  2. Epicharis (JPN)
  3. Master Plan
  4. Lancaster Bomber
Spiral S.
  • TP
  • $500,000
  • 1 1/8 miles
  • 1:50.96
  1. Fast and Accurate
  2. Blueridge Traveler
  3. Convict Pike
  4. Kitten's Cat
Sunland Derby
  • SUN
  • $800,000
  • 1 1/8 miles
  • 1:48.10
  1. Hence
  2. Conquest Mo Money
  3. Hedge Fund
  4. Irap
Xpressbet Florida Derby
  • GP
  • $1,000,000
  • 1 1/8 miles
  • 1:47.47
  1. Always Dreaming
  2. State of Honor
  3. Gunnevera
  4. Impressive Edge
Twinspires.com Louisiana Derby
  • FG
  • $1,000,000
  • 1 1/8 miles
  • 1:49.77
  1. Girvin
  2. Patch
  3. Local Hero
  4. Hollywood Handsome
Wood Memorial
  • AQU
  • $750,000
  • 1 1/8 miles
  • 1:50.91
  1. Irish War Cry
  2. Battalion Runner
  3. Cloud Computing
  4. True Timber
Blue Grass
  • KEE
  • $1,000,000
  • 1 1/8 miles
  • 1:50.39
  1. Irap
  2. Practical Joke
  3. McCraken
  4. J Boys Echo
Santa Anita Derby
  • SA
  • $1,000,000
  • 1 1/8 miles
  • 1:51.16
  1. Gormley
  2. Battle of Midway
  3. Royal Mo
  4. Reach the World
Arkansas Derby
  • OP
  • $1,000,000
  • 1 1/8 miles
  • 1:48.93
  1. Classic Empire
  2. Conquest Mo Money
  3. Lookin At Lee
  4. Sonneteer
Lexington S.
  • KEE
  • $200,000
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • 1:45.05
  1. Senior Investment
  2. West Coast
  3. No Dozing
  4. Time to Travel
Horse Trainer Breeder / Owner
Big Gray Rocket Bob Baffert
  • Frank Fletcher Racing Operations, Inc.
  • Blue Heaven Farm
Bobby Abu Dhabi Peter Miller
  • Rockingham Ranch
  • T/C Stable, LLC
Bonus Points Todd A. Pletcher
  • Three Diamonds Farm
  • Country Life Farm
Classic Empire Mark E. Casse
  • John C. Oxley
  • Steven Nicholson & Brandi Nicholson
Dangerfield Doug F. O'Neill
  • W. C. Racing and Zayat Stables, LLC
  • Joe B Murphy
El Areeb Cathal A. Lynch
  • M M G Stables, LLC
  • Dixiana Farms LLC
Favorable Outcome Chad C. Brown
  • Klaravich Stables, Inc. and Lawrence, William H.
  • Charles T. Matses
Gormley John A. Shirreffs
  • Moss, Mr. and Mrs. Jerome S.
  • Castleton Lyons & Kilboy Estate
Gunnevera Antonio Sano
  • Peacock Racing Stables, LLC
  • Brandywine Farm & Stephen Upchurch
Honor Thy Father Kenneth G. McPeek
  • Fern Circle Stables
  • Jim Fitzgerald & Katie Fitzgerald
Hot Sean Bob Baffert
  • Watson, Karl, Pegram, Michael E. and Weitman, Paul
  • Brookfield Stud
Irap Doug F. O'Neill
  • Reddam Racing LLC
  • Aaron & Marie Jones
J Boys Echo Dale L. Romans
  • Albaugh Family Stables LLC
  • Betz/Blackburn/J. Betz/Ramsby/CNHHNK
Klimt Bob Baffert
  • Kaleem Shah, Inc.
  • Thor-Bred Stables, LLC
Lookin At Lee Steven M. Asmussen
  • L and N Racing LLC
  • Ray Hanson
Mastery Bob Baffert
  • Cheyenne Stables LLC
  • Stone Farm
McCraken Ian R. Wilkes
  • Whitham Thoroughbreds LLC
  • Whitham Thoroughbreds, LLC
Midnight Pleasure Mick Ruis
  • Ruis Racing LLC
  • Roger Long
Mo Town Anthony W. Dutrow
  • Magnier, Mrs. John, Tabor, Michael B., Smith, Derrick and Team D
  • John D. Gunther & Eurowest Bloodstock
No Dozing Arnaud Delacour
  • Lael Stables
  • Mr. & Mrs. M. Roy Jackson
Practical Joke Chad C. Brown
  • Klaravich Stables, Inc. and Lawrence, William H.
  • Whispering Oaks
Recruiting Ready Horacio DePaz
  • Sagamore Farm
  • Claiborne Farm
Straight Fire J. Keith Desormeaux
  • Jungle Racing LLC, LNJ Foxwoods, KMN Racing LLC, Davenport, J. and Molasky, A.
  • Spendthrift Farm LLC
Syndergaard Todd A. Pletcher
  • Fein, Eric, McKenna, Christopher, Fein, Harris, Singh, Guri and Walia, Jerry
  • Burleson Farms
Takaful Kiaran P. McLaughlin
  • Shadwell Stable
  • Shadwell Farm, LLC
True Timber Kiaran P. McLaughlin
  • Calumet Farm
  • Mr. & Mrs. Marc C. Ferrell
Uncontested Wayne M. Catalano
  • LaPenta, Robert V. and Rosenblum, Harry T.
  • Richard Forbush
Warrior's Club D. Wayne Lukas
  • Churchill Downs Racing Club
  • John O'Meara
Wild Shot George R. Arnold, II
  • Calumet Farm
  • Calumet Farm
Win With Pride Todd A. Pletcher
  • Repole Stable and St. Elias Stable
  • Three Chimneys Farm LLC

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