Triple Crown
of 1920
1919 1921

May 8, 1920 KENTUCKY DERBY1 1/4 miles
Time: 2:09 track slow$30,375 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stPAUL JONES br.g. Sea King (GB) -- May Florence x Hamburg 16.20 (a)
2ndUPSET ch.c.Whisk Broom II -- Pankhurst x Voter (GB)1.65 (b) (fav)
3rdON WATCH br.c. Colin -- Rubia Granda x Greenan (GB)4.30 (c)
4th DAMASK br.g. All Gold (GB) -- Crinoline II x Broomstick 1.65 (b) (fav)
5th DONNACONA (GB) b.c.Prince Palatine (GB) -- Kildonan (GB) x Ladas (GB)4.30 (c)
6th BLAZES br.c. Wrack (GB) -- Blazing Star x Star Shoot (GB)16.20 (a)
7th BY GOLLY b.c.Helmet -- Acutissima (GB) x Forfarshire (GB)13.20 (f)
8th WILDAIR b.c.Broomstick -- Verdure x Peter Pan 1.65 (b) (fav)
9th BERSAGLIERE b.c.His Majesty -- Veil x Disguise 22.75
10th PATCHES ch.c.Ivan The Terrible -- Beatrice K. x Handsel 13.20 (f)
11th HERRON b.c.Horron -- Mizzle x Kilkerran (GB)13.20 (f)
12th SANDY BEAL ch.c.Superman -- Frank's Daughter x Frank Gill (GB)12.50
13th PRINCE PAL b.c.Prince Palatine (GB) -- Wilful Maid II (GB) x Sundridge (GB)18.90
14th DAVID HARUM b.g. Star Shoot (GB) -- Pantomime x Peter Pan 34.20 (d)
15th CLEOPATRA ch.f. Corcyra (GB) -- Gallice (GB) x Gallinule (GB)35.20 (d)
16th PEACE PENNANT b.c.McGee (GB) -- Maltha x Ogden (GB)6.35
17th STERLING b.c.Horron -- Verneida x Kilkerran (GB)33.00

MARGINS: head - 4 - 4


May 18, 1920 PREAKNESS STAKES1 1/8 miles
Time: 1:51 3/5 track fast$23,000 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stMAN O' WAR ch.c.Fair Play -- Mahubah x Rock Sand (GB)0.80 (fav)
2ndUPSET ch.c.Whisk Broom II -- Pankhurst x Voter (GB)2.85 (a)
3rdWILDAIR b.c.Broomstick -- Verdure x Peter Pan 2.85 (a)
4th KING THRUSH ch.c.Thrush (GB) -- Silent Queen (GB) x Forfarshire (GB)8.50
5th DONNACONA (GB) b.c.Prince Palatine (GB) -- Kildonan (GB) x Ladas (GB)16.15 (b)
6th BLAZES br.c. Wrack (GB) -- Blazing Star x Star Shoot (GB)31.90
7th ON WATCH br.c. Colin -- Rubia Granda x Greenan (GB)16.15 (b)
8th ST. ALLAN (GB) b.g. Bridge of Allan (GB) -- St. Aelwena (GB) x Chaucer (GB)47.60
9th FAIRWAY br.g. Bryn Mawr -- Justly (IRE) x Mithra (GB)33.00

MARGINS: 1 1/2 - 5 - 5


June 12, 1920 BELMONT STAKES1 3/8 miles
Time: 2:14 1/5 (NAR) track fast$7,950 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stMAN O' WAR ch.c.Fair Play -- Mahubah x Rock Sand (GB)0.04 (fav)
2ndDONNACONA (GB) b.c.Prince Palatine (GB) -- Kildonan (GB) x Ladas (GB)20.00

MARGINS: 20
NOTE: Finishing time is a New American Record.


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