Triple Crown
of 1950
1949 1951

May 6, 1950 KENTUCKY DERBY1 1/4 miles
Time: 2:01 3/5 track fast$92,650 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stMIDDLEGROUND ch.c.Bold Venture -- Verguenza x Chicaro 7.90 (a)
2ndHILL PRINCE b.c.Princequillo -- Hildene x Bubbling Over 2.50
3rdMR. TROUBLE ch.c.Mahmoud -- Motto x Sir Gallahad III 6.20 (b)
4th SUNGLOW ch.c.Sun Again -- Rosern x Mad Hatter 27.20
5th HAWLEY b.c.Blue Larkspur -- Aristocracy x Bull Dog 82.80
5th OIL CAPITOL gr.c. Mahmoud -- Never Again II x Pharos (GB)8.70
7th LOTOWHITE ch.c.Devil Diver -- Lotopoise x Equipoise 37.20
8th ON THE MARK ch.c.Equestrian -- Too Timely x Discovery 7.90 (a)
9th YOUR HOST ch.c.Alibhai -- Boudoir II x Mahmoud 1.60 (fav)
10th HALLIEBOY ch.c.Silverdale -- Montmary x Ormont 69.20
11th DOOLY ch.c.Eight Thirty -- Dipsy Doodle x Equipoise 6.20 (b)
12th TRUMPET KING br.c. Bolingbroke -- Miss B Grable x Action 106.40
13th STRANDED b.c.Isolater -- Toro Rose x Toro 120.90
14th BLACK GEORGE br.g. Reaping Reward -- Secret Rose x Blue Larkspur 27.00

MARGINS: 1 1/4 - 1/2 - 2 3/4


May 20, 1950 PREAKNESS STAKES1 3/16 miles
Time: 1:59 1/5 track slow$56,115 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stHILL PRINCE b.c.Princequillo -- Hildene x Bubbling Over 0.70 (fav)
2ndMIDDLEGROUND ch.c.Bold Venture -- Verguenza x Chicaro 3.40
3rdDOOLY ch.c.Eight Thirty -- Dipsy Doodle x Equipoise 3.10 (a)
4th MR. TROUBLE ch.c.Mahmoud -- Motto x Sir Gallahad III 3.10 (a)
5th KINSMAN ch.c.Whirlaway -- Baby Sister x Blue Larkspur 24.10
6th BALKAN b.c.Supremus -- War Land x Belfonds 24.20

MARGINS: 5 - 5 - 6


June 10, 1950 BELMONT STAKES1 1/2 miles
Time: 2:28 3/5 track fast$61,350 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stMIDDLEGROUND ch.c.Bold Venture -- Verguenza x Chicaro 2.70
2ndLIGHTS UP ch.c.Eight Thirty -- Tedmelia x Teddy 9.20
3rdMR. TROUBLE ch.c.Mahmoud -- Motto x Sir Gallahad III 8.65
4th GREEK SONG ch.c.Heliopolis -- Sylvan Song x Royal Minstrel 35.95
5th HAWLEY b.c.Blue Larkspur -- Aristocracy x Bull Dog 20.75
6th GREEK SHIP br.c. Heliopolis -- Boat x Man o' War 12.40 (a)
7th HILL PRINCE b.c.Princequillo -- Hildene x Bubbling Over 0.85 (fav)
8th LOTOWHITE ch.c.Devil Diver -- Lotopoise x Equipoise 55.65
9th SUNGLOW ch.c.Sun Again -- Rosern x Mad Hatter 12.40 (a)

MARGINS: 1 - 1/2 - head


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