Triple Crown
of 1960
1959 1961

May 7, 1960 KENTUCKY DERBY1 1/4 miles
Time: 2:02 2/5 track good$114,850 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stVENETIAN WAY ch.c.Royal Coinage -- Firefly x Papa Redbird 6.30
2ndBALLY ACHE b.c.Ballydam -- Celestial Blue x Supremus 1.70
3rdVICTORIA PARK b.c.Chop Chop -- Victoriana x Windfields 16.60
4th TOMPION br.c. Tom Fool -- Sunlight x Bonnie Scotland (GB)1.10 (fav)
5th BOURBON PRINCE b.c.Princequillo -- Lyceum x Bull Lea 77.00
6th CUVIER RELIC b.c.War Relic -- Scared Cards x Blue Larkspur 22.90
7th TONY GRAFF b.c.Graphic -- Scottish Light x Sweeping Light 67.90
8th SPRING BROKER ch.c.Money Broker -- Spring Fiesta x Blenheim II (GB)40.60 (f)
9th DIVINE COMEDY ch.c.Khaled -- Pilate's Wife x Pilate 61.60
10th FIGHTING HODGE b.c.Phil D. -- Fighting Marge x Fighting Fox 40.60 (f)
11th YOMOLKA ch.c.Palestinian -- Fancy Bonnet x War Bam 137.60
12th LURULLAH ch.c.Nasrullah -- Lurline B. x Alibhai 74.20
13th HENRIJAN b.c.All Blue -- Champion Rose x Khaled 40.60 (f)

MARGINS: 3 1/2 - 7 1/2 - 2 1/4


May 21, 1960 PREAKNESS STAKES1 3/16 miles
Time: 1:57 3/5 track fast$122,600 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stBALLY ACHE b.c.Ballydam -- Celestial Blue x Supremus 1.70
2ndVICTORIA PARK b.c.Chop Chop -- Victoriana x Windfields 8.10
3rdCELTIC ASH ch.c.Sicambre -- Ash Plant (GB) x Nepenthe (FR)7.70
4th DIVINE COMEDY ch.c.Khaled -- Pilate's Wife x Pilate 47.90
5th VENETIAN WAY ch.c.Royal Coinage -- Firefly x Papa Redbird 1.10 (fav)
6th T.V. LARK b.c.Indian Hemp -- Miss Larksfly x Heelfly 15.30

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


June 11, 1960 BELMONT STAKES1 1/2 miles
Time: 2:29 3/5 track fast$69,785 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stCELTIC ASH ch.c.Sicambre -- Ash Plant (GB) x Nepenthe (FR)8.40
2ndVENETIAN WAY ch.c.Royal Coinage -- Firefly x Papa Redbird 5.75
3rdDISPERSE ch.c.Middleground -- Scattered x Whirlaway 17.75
4th TOMPION br.c. Tom Fool -- Sunlight x Bonnie Scotland (GB)0.85 (fav)
5th JOHN WILLIAM br.c. Johns Joy -- Velaine x Polynesian 13.85
6th NAGEA ch.c.Nasrullah -- Hydrangea II x Hyperion (GB)52.75
7th TOOTH AND NAIL b.c.Armageddon -- Nut Brown Maid x Nasrullah 2.95

MARGINS: 5 1/2 - 3/4 - 1


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