Triple Crown
of 1954
1953 1955

May 1, 1954 KENTUCKY DERBY1 1/4 miles
Time: 2:03 track fast$102,050 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stDETERMINE gr.c. Alibhai -- Koubis x Mahmoud 4.30 (b)
2ndHASTY ROAD br.c. Roman -- Traffic Court x Discovery 5.30 (a)
3rdHASSEYAMPA ch.c.Alibhai -- War Siren x Man o' War 25.60
4th GOYAMO b.c.Goya II -- Mother India x Bahram 4.90
5th ADMIRAL PORTER ch.c.Ace Admiral -- Daffy x The Porter 54.10
6th CORRELATION b.c.Free America -- Braydore x Roidore 3.00
7th FISHERMAN br.c. Phalanx -- Crawfish x Halcyon 6.30
8th JAMES SESSION br.g. King's Abbey -- Night Special x Special 71.10
9th ALLIED b.c.Ambiorix (FR) -- Hot Slippers x Our Boots 4.30 (b)
10th GOV. BROWNING b.c.Goya II -- Seldina x Insco 16.20 (f)
11th SUPER DEVIL bk.c. Super Duper -- Diavolina x Diavolo 16.20 (f)
12th RED HANNIGAN ch.c.Heliopolis -- War Damsel x Man o' War 16.20 (f)
13th BLACK METAL br.c. Lord Boswell -- Larklyric x Blue Larkspur 13.20
14th SEA O ERIN b.c.Shannon II -- Chantress x Hyperion (GB)5.30 (a)
15th TIMELY TIP b.c.The Doge -- Door-yock x Bel Aethel 53.70
16th KING PHALANX ch.c.Phalanx -- Second Guesser x Occupation 32.30
17th MEL LEAVITT b.c.Brown King -- Hianne x Jack High 16.20 (f)

MARGINS: 1 1/2 - 2 1/2 - 2 1/2


May 22, 1954 PREAKNESS STAKES1 3/16 miles
Time: 1:57 2/5 track fast$91,600 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stHASTY ROAD br.c. Roman -- Traffic Court x Discovery 5.00
2ndCORRELATION b.c.Free America -- Braydore x Roidore 0.90 (fav)
3rdHASSEYAMPA ch.c.Alibhai -- War Siren x Man o' War 16.70
4th GOYAMO b.c.Goya II -- Mother India x Bahram 5.30
5th FOR FREE br.c. Four Freedoms -- Jean Stuart x Jean II 88.20
6th RING KING b.g. Alsab -- Gracie Vee x Heliopolis 17.70
7th GALDAR br.g. Rustom Sirdar -- Knight's Gal x Bright Knight 183.00
8th JET ACTION ch.c.Jet Pilot -- Busher x War Admiral 7.40
9th NIRGAL LAD b.c.Nirgal -- Fantomas x Challenger II 216.20
10th ADMIRAL PORTER ch.c.Ace Admiral -- Daffy x The Porter 151.50
11th GIGANTIC br.g. Challedon -- Dorothy B. Jr. x Brown King 108.20

MARGINS: neck - 1 1/2 - 6


June 12, 1954 BELMONT STAKES1 1/2 miles
Time: 2:30 4/5 track fast$89,000 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stHIGH GUN br.c. Heliopolis -- Rocket Gun x Brazado 3.45 (b)
2ndFISHERMAN br.c. Phalanx -- Crawfish x Halcyon 5.65
3rdLIMELIGHT (GB) ch.c.Nasrullah (GB) -- Nova Puppis (GB) x Hyperion (GB)37.50
4th PALM TREE ch.g. Shut Out -- Shine II x Hyperion (GB)13.90
5th CORRELATION b.c.Free America -- Braydore x Roidore 1.70
6th PERMIAN br.g. Bossuet -- Consolida x Blue Larkspur 35.45 (a)
7th RIVERINA b.f. Princequillo -- Bee Mac x War Admiral 3.45 (b)
8th PRINCE HILL b.g. Princequillo -- Hildene x Bubbling Over 35.45 (a)
9th PORTERHOUSE br.c. Endeavour II -- Red Stamp x Bimelech 9.30
10th WAR OF ROSES (GB) b.c.Tudor Minstrel (GB) -- Resurgam (GB) x The Phoenix (GB)13.65
11th CHEVATION ch.c.Alibhai -- Fairy Chant x Chance Shot 5.95
12th PINETUM ch.c.Menow -- Sirenian x Blue Pete 131.85
13th BUTTEVANT br.c. Grand Admiral -- Pipette x Piping Rock 25.75

MARGINS: neck - 5 - 3


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