Keyword: Man o'War

  • 1937 Triple Crown Winner War Admiral in the Derby Winner's Circle.

    Triple Crown Heroes: War Admiral

    In the fourth of 11 installments on previous Triple Crown winners, here is an excerpt from The Blood-Horse issue of June 12, 1937, on War Admiral winning the Belmont Stakes to complete the Triple Crown.

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    Stay Thirsty Stays Focused on Classics

    MAHUBAH'S CORNER, by Avalyn Hunter<br />Descending from a full sister to Man o'War, this colt has the pedigree to be in contention for the 2011 Triple Crown -- but he has plenty of competition, even from within his own barn.

  • Curlin (here working on the Churchill turf on July 1), worked an easy half-mile over the main track at Churchill Downs July 7.

    Curlin in Final Prep for Turf Debut

    Reigning "Horse of the Year" Curlin worked an easy half-mile over the main track at Churchill Downs July 7 in preparation for what trainer Steve Asmussen plans as the colt's debut on turf this weekend.

  • Magistretti (4) and Edgar Prado win the Grade I Man o&#39;War, Saturday at Belmont.

    Magistretti, Prado Take Well-Timed Man o' War

    Epalo appeared to be home free in the late stages of the $500,000 Man o'War, but Michael Tabor's Magistretti, last at the top of the stretch, flew down the middle of the track to win going away on yielding turf at Belmont Park Saturday.

  • Lunar Sovereign Shoots to Man o'War Win

    Darley Stable's Lunar Sovereign, guided by Richard Migliore, unleashed an explosive move while wide on the final turn and rolled on to a 2 3/4-length win in the $500,000 Man o'War (gr. IT) at Belmont Park Saturday.

  • Age Can't Stop With Anticipation Seeking Second Man o'War

    In its 44-year history, only two horses, Majesty's Prince and Solar Splendor, have won back-to-back runnings of the 1 3/8-mile Man o' War (gr. IT). Seven-year-old gray gelding With Anticipation will try to become the third in Saturdays' turf feature.