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Career History
~~~ Complete ~~~
FIGHTING FOX
(b.c. 1935, Sir Gallahad III -- Marguerite x Celt )
Classic participant in: 1938

Notes:

IMPORTANT VICTORIES & PLACINGS: ~~~ Complete ~~~

Finish Race Name
1stCarter H.
1stWilmington H.
1stJamaica H.
1stFleetwing H.
1stMassachusetts H.
1stPaumonok H.
1stWood Memorial S.
1stGrand Union Hotel S.
2ndEmpire City H.
2ndWilson S.
2ndKenner S.
2ndToboggan H.
2ndHarford H.
2ndExcelsior H.
2ndJunior Champion S.
3rdQueens County H.
3rdFuturity S.
3rdHopeful S.
3rdWhitney S.
3rdBay Shore S.
3rdChampagne S.
3rdTravers S.
3rdAqueduct H.


IMPORTANT OFFSPRING: ~complete~

Name Sex, DOB, Pedigree Highlights
AMBLE INch.c., 1943 FIGHTING FOX -- Gay Crest x Pharamond IILongacres Mile (twice); Sire of stakes winners.
BENEDICTO
(See 1958)
b.g., 1955 FIGHTING FOX -- Davelle x Shannon IIClang H.
BIG MOf., 1949 FIGHTING FOX -- Big Doings x BURGOO KINGDelaware Oaks
BONNIE BERYLch.f., 1943 FIGHTING FOX -- Bonnie Maginn x WAR CLOUDEmpire City S., Comely H., Delaware Oaks, Frizette S., Autumn Day S., Jamaica H.
BRAVE FOXb.c., 1945 FIGHTING FOX -- Symphorosa x Light BrigadeLabor Day H., Solana Beach H., Pacific H.
BROWN ROVERbr.c., 1946 FIGHTING FOX -- La Rose x JacopoIn Ireland: Irish St Leger, In England: Derby Trial S.
CRAFTY ADMIRALb.c., 1948 FIGHTING FOX -- Admiral's Lady x WAR ADMIRALCHAMPION Handicap Male, Brooklyn H., Gulfstream H., Merchants' and Citizens' H., Palm Beach H., Washington Park H., Whirlaway H., Empire City Gold Cup, Gulfstream Park H., McLennan H., New York H., Olympic H., Royal Palm H.; Sire of stakes winners.
EUCLIDb.c., 1948 FIGHTING FOX -- Margaret Reigh x REIGH COUNTBuckeye H., Longfellow H., Ventnor H., Randall Park H.
FIGHTING BACK
(See 1951)
b.c., 1948 FIGHTING FOX -- Stepinanna x MISSTEPClassic Participant, non stakes-placed.
FIGHTING DONb.c., 1942 FIGHTING FOX -- Bird Nest x Mad HatterMyrtlewood S., Great American S.
FIGHTING FANbr.f., 1946 FIGHTING FOX -- Trap Nest x BLONDINColumbiana H.
FIGHTING FRANKb.c., 1943 FIGHTING FOX -- Stony Stare x CampfireGreat Western H., Quick Step S., Hawthorne Sprint, Paumonok H., Bashford Manor S.
FIGHTING JODOch.g., 1947 FIGHTING FOX -- Tudor Queen x St. JamesDel Mar Inaugural H.
FIGHTING STEP
(See 1945)
ch.c., 1942 FIGHTING FOX -- Stepinanna x MISSTEPCHAMPION 3yo Colt, American Derby, Hawthorne Autumn H, Autumn H., Clang H., Excelsior H., Paumonok H.
FOXATIONch.c., 1950 FIGHTING FOX -- Vibration II x Sir CosmoSpeers H., Polo Park H.
NIMBLE FOXbr.c., 1949 FIGHTING FOX -- Nimble x Flying HeelsHialeah Inaugural H., Straus Memorial H.
SUBDUEDbr.f., 1942 FIGHTING FOX -- Humility x HYPERIONRancocas S., Astoria S.
TURCOb.c., 1948 FIGHTING FOX -- La Rose x JacopoIn England: St. James Palace S., Dewhurst S., Solario Two Year Old S.
WAR EAGLEgr.c., 1954 FIGHTING FOX -- War Party x MAN O' WARBroward H., Challenge H., Greenwood H., Auspicious H., King Edward Gold Cup, Highlander H., Seaway H., Sandown S., Fair Play S., Bold Venture H.


IMPORTANT OFFSPRING OF HIS DAUGHTERS: ~complete~

Name Sex, DOB, Pedigree Highlights
ADAPTb.c., 1957 Loser Weeper -- Disparage x FIGHTING FOXMarlboro Nursery S.
ANCHORAGEch.g., 1967 Carteret -- Artemis x FIGHTING FOXMemorial Day H.
BOXING WHIZbr.f., 1959 Blue Choir -- Fighting Whiz x FIGHTING FOXIllinois Coronet S.
BUG BRUSHb.f., 1955 Nasrullah -- Bonnie Beryl x FIGHTING FOXKentucky Oaks, Santa Margarita H., Las Flores H., Santa Monica H., Inglewood H., San Antonio H., Sequoia H.
CLEVER FOOTb.c., 1965 Watch Your Step -- Veni Vici x FIGHTING FOXBay Shore S., Swift S., Pimlico S., Dover S., Francis Scott Key S.
EMPRESS OF INDIAb.f., 1963 VICTORIA PARK -- Play Possum x FIGHTING FOXSasketchewan Derby
FIGHTING HODGE
(See 1960)
b.c., 1957 PHIL D. -- Fighting Marge x FIGHTING FOXChildren's Hospital H., Albany H.
FLOW LINEch.c., 1957 Khaled -- Play Possum x FIGHTING FOXSan Felipe H., Will Rogers S.
GAME CHANCEch.g., 1950 Some Chance -- Bonnie Beryl x FIGHTING FOXTropical Park Inaugural H.
JERRY'S GEMb.g., 1951 Royal Gem II -- Pretty Fox x FIGHTING FOXOhio Futurity
KNOCKLOFTYg., 1960 Parnassus -- Bold Irish x FIGHTING FOXPrince George's S., Annapolis S.
MARRY THE PRINCEb.f., 1962 Prince John -- Rambling Mary x FIGHTING FOXMisty Isle H., Cleopatra H., Oaks Prep
NASHVILLEb.c., 1954 Nasrullah -- Bonnie Beryl x FIGHTING FOXLakes and Flowers H., Palos Verdes H.
NIRDARb.c., 1953 Nirgal -- Darby Dingo x FIGHTING FOXHighlander H., Fairplay S.
NUADAb.c., 1959 Blue Prince -- Carrick x FIGHTING FOXMichigan Derby
PIXIE ERINb.f., 1959 Tulyar -- Quixie x FIGHTING FOXSanta Margarita H., Santa Susana H., Junior Miss S.
QUILLO MAIDb.f., 1951 Princequillo -- Chatter Maid x FIGHTING FOXSanta Susana H.
RECORDINGb.f., 1974 DON B. -- Play Possum x FIGHTING FOXHattie Mosher H.
ROYAL LINEAGEbr.g., 1958 Royal Gem II -- Bonnie Blink x FIGHTING FOXSunland Governor's H., Inspiracion Sweepstakes
SHENANIGANSf., 1963 NATIVE DANCER -- Bold Irish x FIGHTING FOXStakes placed, BROODMARE OF THE YEAR (dam of two time CHAMPION Ruffian, stakes winners Icecapade, and Buckfinder)
SLYSTITCHb.c., 1962 NEEDLES -- Cagey Move x FIGHTING FOXTrenton H., Suffolk Governor's H. Tomasello Memorial S.
THE IRISHMANc., 1956 Nasrullah -- Bold Irish x FIGHTING FOXSysonby H., Idlewild H.


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