Keyword: cougar ii

  • The Week in Photos 8/1/2017

    Clement L. Hirsch, Bing Crosby, Haskell, Alfred G. Vanderbilt, Jim Dandy, Cougar II, Monmouth, Monmouth Cup, Molly Pitcher, Nijinsky, Royal North, Amsterdam, Bowling Green, Honorable Miss and Shuvee.

  • Secretariat wins the Marlboro Cup.

    The Racing Hub: Marlboro Cup of Champions

    The first Marlboro Cup in 1973 was conceived as a match race between Secretariat and Riva Ridge. What it evolved into was an extraordinary race with five champions in the seven-horse field.

  • Richard's Kid tops the six-horse field entered in the Cougar II Handicap at Del Mar July.

    Millionaire Richard's Kid Tops Cougar II

    Millionaire and multiple grade I winner Richard's Kid will be conceding from three to 10 pounds to his rivals as he tops the six-horse field entered in the Cougar II Handicap (gr. III) at Del Mar July 27.

  • Four New Breeders' Cup Challenge Races

    The Breeders' Cup announced that four races have been added to the 2008 Breeders' Cup Challenge series, bringing the final total for this year's schedule to 57, an increase from 24 races in 2007.

  • Tears Flow at Racing Hall of Fame

    "There is no crying in horse racing" - at least, there's not supposed to be. But at the induction ceremony for new members of the Racing Hall of Fame on Monday, tears seemed a requirement.

  • Cougar II won or placed in 34 of 38 U.S. starts.

    Hall of Fame Profile: Cougar Joins Charlie in Hall

    Cougar II, who is the first Chilean-bred to be inducted into the racing Hall of Fame, won or placed in 34 of 38 U.S. starts, but his popularity wasn't simply due to his fans leaving the betting windows happy. It was more of a case of cheering for a horse that tried hard time and time again.

  • Ray Paulick<br>Editor-in-Chief

    Hall Monitor

    <i>By Ray Paulick</i> -- For the second consecutive year, no contemporary horses were elected to the National Museum of Racing's Hall of Fame. That is astonishing, considering some of the champions named on the ballot.