Triple Crown
of 1909
1908 1910

May 3, 1909 KENTUCKY DERBY1 1/4 miles
Time: 2:08 1/5 track slow$5,000 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stWINTERGREEN b.c.Dick Welles -- Winter x Exile 1.96 (fav)
2ndMIAMI (GB) b.c.Count Schomberg (GB) -- Rochelle (GB) x Sheen (GB)2.90
3rdDR. BARKLEY ch.c.Margrave -- Lizzie Gilman x Fonso 41.34
4th SIR CATESBY bk.c. Sir Dixon -- Algie M. x Hanover 33.58
5th FRIEND HARRY ch.c.Orlando (GB) -- Alice Brand x Hindoo 5.61
6th DIRECT ch.c.Don de Oro -- Froken x Halma 10.01 (a)
7th MICHAEL ANGELO ch.c.Ornus (GB) -- May Angelo x Albert (GB)6.97
8th WARFIELD ch.c.Nasturtium -- Detection x Rayon d'Or (FR)10.01 (a)
9th CAMPEON b.c.Alvescot (GB) -- Florite x Florist (GB)51.25
10th MATCH ME ch.c.Matchless -- Edith Gray x Ten Broeck 56.11

MARGINS: 4 - 3 - head


May 12, 1909 PREAKNESS STAKES1 mile
Time: 1:39 4/5 track fast$2,725 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stEFFENDI br.c. Previous -- Hatasoo x Albert (GB)20.00
2ndFASHION PLATE ch.c.Woolsthorpe (GB) -- Fashionable x Richmond (GB)1.40 (fav)
3rdHILL TOP b.f. Clifford -- Whip Lash x Ben Strome (GB)15.00
4th TRAVELLER ch.c.Prince of Melbourne -- Rose Prim x Potomac 10.00
5th SISKIN b.c.Goldfinch (GB) -- Duchess of Towers x Algerine 20.00
6th ARONDACK b.f. Hastings -- Astoria (GB) x Cavalier (GB)12.00
7th SANS SOUCI II b.f. Ben Strome (GB) -- Sans Peur x Requital 3.20 (a)
8th GRANIA ch.f. Handspring -- Lovette x Farandole 40.00
9th THE GARDENER b.c.Toddington (GB) -- La Fleur x Maxim (NZ)3.20 (a)
DNF STATESMAN b.c.Kinley Mack -- Janice x Midlothian (GB)6.00

MARGINS: 1 - 2 - 1


June 2, 1909 BELMONT STAKES1 3/8 miles
Time: 2:21 3/5 track fast$24,550 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stJOE MADDEN ch.c.Yankee -- Tarantella (GB) x Peter (GB)2.10
2ndWISE MASON b.g. Sempronius (GB) -- Manola Mason x Top Gallant (GB)3.00
3rdDONALD MacDONALD ch.g. Sombrero -- Berriedale (GB) x Donovan (GB)8.00
4th WARFIELD ch.c.Nasturtium -- Detection x Rayon d'Or (FR)40.00
5th FAYETTE ch.c.Ogden (GB) -- Saratoga Belle x Henry of Navarre 1.80 (fav)

MARGINS: 8 - 4 - 10


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