Triple Crown
of 1882
1881 1883

May 16, 1882 KENTUCKY DERBY1 1/2 miles
Time: 2:40 1/4 track good$4,560 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stAPOLLO ch.g. Lever -- Rebecca T. Price x The Colonel 10-to-1
2ndRUNNYMEDE br.c. Billet (GB) -- Mercedes x Melbourne Jr. n/a (fav)
3rdBENGAL b.c.Billet (GB) -- Mamie S. x Mahomet n/a
4th HARRY GILMORE ch.c.Buckden (GB) -- Mrs. Grigsby x Wagnern/a
5th BABCOCK ch.c.Buckden (GB) -- Ethel Sprague x Jack Malone n/a
6th WENDOVER ch.c.Bullion -- Experiment x Phaeton (GB)n/a
7th MONOGRAM b.g. Buckden (GB) -- Monomania x Melbourne Jr. n/a
8th MISTRAL b.c.Virgil -- Glenella x Glenelg n/a
9th WALLEN-SEE b.c.Waverly -- Phasma x Phaeton (GB)n/a
10th BASSETT ch.c.Pat Malloy -- Canary Bird x Albion (GB)n/a
11th HIGHFLYER ch.c.Hiawatha -- Sue Wynne x Vandal n/a
12th NEWSBOY b.g. Enquirer -- Mollie Hambleton x Knight of St. George (IRE)n/a
13th LOST CAUSE ch.c.King Alfonso -- Nellie Knight x Hunter's Lexington n/a
14th ROBERT BRUCE br.c. Rousseau -- Barbary x Bonnie Scotland (GB)n/a

MARGINS: 1/2 - 1 - 1/2


May 27, 1882 PREAKNESS STAKES1 1/2 miles
Time: 2:44 1/2 track good$1,300 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stVANGUARD b.c.Virgil -- La Henderson x Lexington 1-to-7 (fav)
2ndHECK b.c.Reform -- Sister of Mercy x War Dance n/a
3rdCOLONEL WATSON b.c.Dickens -- Miss Watson x Vauxhall n/a

MARGINS: neck - 6


June 8, 1882 BELMONT STAKES1 1/2 miles
Time: 2:43 track fast$2,600 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stFORESTER ch.c.The Ill-Used (GB) -- Woodbine x Censor or Kentucky 0.20 (fav)
2ndBABCOCK ch.c.Buckden (GB) -- Ethel Sprague x Jack Malone 12.00
3rdWYOMING b.g. War Dance -- Opponent x Melbourne Jr. 6.00

MARGINS: 5 - 8


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