Triple Crown
of 1900
1899 1901

May 3, 1900 KENTUCKY DERBY1 1/4 miles
Time: 2:06 1/4 (NSR) track fast$5,000 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stLIEUTENANT GIBSON b.c.G.W. Johnson -- Sophia Hardy x Glengarry (GB)0.70 (fav)
2ndFLORIZAR b.c.Florist (GB) -- Czarina II x Bob Miles 5.00
3rdTHRIVE b.c.Top Gallant (GB) -- Elmira x Billet (GB)7.00
4th HIGHLAND LAD b.c.Florist (GB) -- Highlander mare x Highlander (GB)n/a
5th HIS EXCELLENCY ch.c.Esher (GB) -- Excellenza x Excel n/a
6th KENTUCKY FARMER b.c.Leonatus -- Plantress x Flood n/a
7th HINDUS b.c.Volante -- Ignite x Woodlands (GB)n/a

MARGINS: 3 - 2 - 1
NOTE: Finishing time is a New Stakes Record.


May 29, 1900 PREAKNESS STAKES1 1/16 miles
Time: 1:48 2/5 track fast$1,950 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stHINDUS b.c.Volante -- Ignite x Woodlands (GB)15.00
2ndSARMATIAN ch.c.Tenny -- Lorraine x Kyrle Daly (GB)6.00
3rdTEN CANDLES b.c.Candlemas (GB) -- Tenerine x Ten Broeck n/a
4th COLONEL ROOSEVELT ch.c.Falsetto -- Pearl Thorn x Pat Malloy 8.00
5th CONTESTOR b.c.Galore (GB) -- Conjectrix (GB) x Uncas (GB)8.00
6th HERBERT b.c.Albert (GB) -- Bonnie Ola x Elkwood 4.00
7th HAMMOCK bk.c. Hanover -- Aurania x Virgil n/a
8th WINDMERE b.c.Iroquois -- Trade-Wind x Great Tom (GB)3.00 (fav)
9th GONFALON ch.c.Fonso -- Falerna x Falsetto 5.00
10th DISSENTER b.c.Bermuda -- Bettie C. x Harry O'Fallon n/a

MARGINS: head - 3 - n/a


May 23, 1900 BELMONT STAKES1 3/8 miles
Time: 2:21 1/2 (NSR) track fast$14,790 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stILDRIM bk.c. Kingston (GB) -- Libby L. x Bramble 3.50
2ndPETRUCHIO br.c. Tournament -- Katherine II (GB) x St. Simon (GB)20.00
3rdMISSIONARY b.c.Hanover -- Ursuline Nun x Longfellow 0.50 (fav) (a)
4th STANDING ch.c.Candlemas (GB) -- The Lioness x Billet (GB)10.00
5th GULDEN ch.c.Spendthrift -- Tarantella x Australian (GB)15.00
6th HAMMOCK bk.c. Hanover -- Aurania x Virgil 30.00
7th MESMERIST ch.c.Albert (GB) -- Hoodoo x Darebin (AUS)0.50 (fav) (a)

MARGINS: head - head - 5
NOTE: Finishing time is a New Stakes Record.


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