Triple Crown
of 1951
1950 1952

May 5, 1951 KENTUCKY DERBY1 1/4 miles
Time: 2:02 3/5 track fast$98,050 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stCOUNT TURF b.c.Count Fleet -- Delmarie x Pompey 14.60 (f)
2ndROYAL MUSTANG ch.c.Easy Mon -- Penroyal x Royal Minstrel 53.00 (a)
3rdRUHE b.g. Menow -- Alpenstock III x Apelle 10.80
4th PHIL D. ch.c.War Dog -- Ellie x Teddy 14.60 (f)
5th FANFARE br.c. Pensive -- Easy Lass x Blenheim II (GB)6.30
6th BATTLE MORN b.c.Blenheim II (GB) -- Good Morning x Sir Gallahad III 2.80 (fav)
7th ANYOLDTIME b.c.Eight Thirty -- Never Again II x Pharos (GB)68.90 (b)
8th PUR SANG ch.c.Side Boy -- Contrary Mary x Grand Slam 14.60 (f)
9th HALL OF FAME br.g. Shut Out -- Big Event x Blue Larkspur 8.70 (c)
10th TIMELY REWARD b.c.Reaping Reward -- Volotime x Diavolo 8.60
11th COUNTERPOINT ch.c.Count Fleet -- Jabot x Sickle 5.90 (d)
12th REPETOIRE ch.c.Happy Argo -- My Hattie x Mad Hatter 8.40
13th KING CLOVER bk.c. Isolater -- Black Rage x Neddie 14.60 (f)
14th SONIC bk.c. Blue Larkspur -- Split Second x Sortie 8.30
15th SIR BEE BUM ch.c.Sir Damion -- Betty Carlaris x Carlaris 68.90 (b)
16th SNUZZLE ch.g. Errard -- White Samite x Gallant Fox 120.70
17th FIGHTING BACK b.c.Fighting Fox -- Stepinanna x Misstep 14.60 (f)
18th BIG STRETCH ch.g. Eight Thirty -- Easy Day x St. Germans 8.70 (c)
19th GOLDEN BIRCH gr.c. Golden Cloud (GB) -- St. Rita (GB) x The Finn 53.00 (a)
20th MAMELUKE ch.c.Mahmoud -- Schwester x Pennant 5.90 (d)

MARGINS: 4 - head - 2 1/2


May 19, 1951 PREAKNESS STAKES1 3/16 miles
Time: 1:56 2/5 track fast$83,110 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stBOLD br.c. By Jimminy -- Little Rebel x John P. Grier 4.10
2ndCOUNTERPOINT ch.c.Count Fleet -- Jabot x Sickle 25.80
3rdALERTED b.c.Bull Lea -- Hastily Yours x John P. Grier 3.70
4th TIMELY REWARD b.c.Reaping Reward -- Volotime x Diavolo 5.00
5th HALL OF FAME br.g. Shut Out -- Big Event x Blue Larkspur 2.90 (a) (fav)
6th BIG STRETCH ch.g. Eight Thirty -- Easy Day x St. Germans 2.90 (a) (fav)
7th KNOWITALL ch.c.Eight Thirty -- Unobest x Sir Gallahad III 17.70
8th REPETOIRE ch.c.Happy Argo -- My Hattie x Mad Hatter 4.00

MARGINS: 7 - 3/4 - 4


June 16, 1951 BELMONT STAKES1 1/2 miles
Time: 2:29 track fast$82,000 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stCOUNTERPOINT ch.c.Count Fleet -- Jabot x Sickle 5.15 (a)
2ndBATTLEFIELD ch.c.War Relic -- Dark Display x Display 1.85 (fav)
3rdBATTLE MORN b.c.Blenheim II (GB) -- Good Morning x Sir Gallahad III 7.00
4th ROYAL MUSTANG ch.c.Easy Mon -- Penroyal x Royal Minstrel 10.15
5th SONIC bk.c. Blue Larkspur -- Split Second x Sortie 17.05
6th STEADFAST gr.c. Mahmoud -- Forever Yours x Toro 23.70
7th COUNT TURF b.c.Count Fleet -- Delmarie x Pompey 2.15
8th NULLIFY br.c. Revoked -- High Fashion x Blenheim II (GB)24.15
9th MAMELUKE ch.c.Mahmoud -- Schwester x Pennant 2.15 (a)

MARGINS: 4 - 1 1/2 - 9


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