Triple Crown
of 1885
1884 1886

May 14, 1885 KENTUCKY DERBY1 1/2 miles
Time: 2:37 1/4 track good$4,630 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stJOE COTTON ch.c.King Alfonso -- Inverness (GB) x Macaroni (GB)1.00 (fav)
2ndBERSAN b.c.Ten Broeck -- Sallie M. x Longfellow 2.00
3rdTEN BOOKER b.g. Ten Broeck -- Nellie Booker x Australian (GB)10.00
4th FAVOR b.c.Pat Malloy -- Favorite x King Ernest (GB)n/a
5th THISTLE ch.c.Great Tom (GB) -- Ivy Leaf x Australian (GB)n/a
6th KEOKUK b.c.Long Taw -- Etta Powell x Voucher n/a
7th CLAY PATE b.c.Enquirer -- Wampee x John Morgan n/a
8th PLAYFAIR ch.g. Plenipo -- Annie C. x Foster n/a
9th IRISH PAT ch.c.Pat Malloy -- Ethel x Leamington (GB)n/a
10th LORD COLERIDGE ch.c.Buckden (GB) -- Catina x Australian (GB)n/a

MARGINS: neck - 1/2 - 1


May 22, 1885 PREAKNESS STAKES1 1/2 miles
Time: 2:49 track heavy$2,200 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stTECUMSAH b.c.Attila -- The Squaw x Leamington (GB)0.60 (fav)
2ndWICKHAM ch.c.Willful -- Ecliptic x Eclipse (GB)n/a
3rdJOHN C. b.g. Great Tom (GB) -- Leah Z. x Asteroid (GB)n/a
4th LONGVIEW b.c.Longfellow -- Fanny Malone x Jack Malone n/a

MARGINS: 2 - 8 - n/a


June 6, 1885 BELMONT STAKES1 1/2 miles
Time: 2:43 track good$2,710 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stTYRANT ch.c.Great Tom (GB) -- Moselle x Jack Malone 0.90 (fav)
2ndST. AUGUSTINE b.c.King Alfonso -- Crucifix x Lexington 7.00
3rdTECUMSAH b.c.Attila -- The Squaw x Leamington (GB)2.00
4th WICKHAM ch.c.Willful -- Ecliptic x Eclipse (GB)10.00
5th MASHER b.c.Macaroon (GB) -- Miss Bassett x Lexington 50.00
6th MISS PALMER br.f. Billet (GB) -- Belle Palmer x Bonnie Scotland (GB)40.00

MARGINS: 3 1/2 - neck - n/a


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