Triple Crown
of 1965
1964 1966

May 1, 1965 KENTUCKY DERBY1 1/4 miles
Time: 2:01 1/5 track fast$112,000 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stLUCKY DEBONAIR b.c.Vertex -- Fresh as Fresh x Count Fleet 4.30
2ndDAPPER DAN ch.c.Ribot -- So Chic x Nasrullah 30.00
3rdTOM ROLFE b.c.Ribot -- Pocahontas x Roman 5.60
4th NATIVE CHARGER gr.c. Native Dancer -- Greek Blond x Heliopolis 6.40
5th HAIL TO ALL b.c.Hail to Reason -- Ellen's Best x War Relic 3.80
6th MR. PAK br.c. Needles -- Pardala x Pardal 53.80
7th SWIFT RULER br.c. Sir Ruler -- Joann Town x Johnstown 34.90
8th FLAG RAISER b.c.Rough'n Tumble -- Lark's War x War Relic 17.90
9th CARPENTER'S RULE ch.c.Lurullah -- Slippy x Haltal 78.70
10th BOLD LAD ch.c.Bold Ruler -- Misty Morn x Princequillo 2.00 (fav)
11th NARUSHUA ch.c.Nashua -- Julie Kate x Hill Prince 92.00

MARGINS: neck - 2 - 1


May 15, 1965 PREAKNESS STAKES1 3/16 miles
Time: 1:56 1/5 track fast$128,100 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stTOM ROLFE b.c.Ribot -- Pocahontas x Roman 3.60
2ndDAPPER DAN ch.c.Ribot -- So Chic x Nasrullah 7.40
3rdHAIL TO ALL b.c.Hail to Reason -- Ellen's Best x War Relic 9.30
4th NATIVE CHARGER gr.c. Native Dancer -- Greek Blond x Heliopolis 6.10
5th SWIFT RULER br.c. Sir Ruler -- Joann Town x Johnstown 42.30
6th SELARI b.c.Prince John -- Golden Sari x Ambiorix (FR)44.40
7th LUCKY DEBONAIR b.c.Vertex -- Fresh as Fresh x Count Fleet 1.60 (fav)
8th NEEDLES' COUNT br.c. Needles -- Countess Tecla x Count Fleet 85.70
9th FLAG RAISER b.c.Rough'n Tumble -- Lark's War x War Relic 5.50

MARGINS: neck - 4 - neck


June 5, 1965 BELMONT STAKES1 1/2 miles
Time: 2:28 2/5 track fast$104,150 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stHAIL TO ALL b.c.Hail to Reason -- Ellen's Best x War Relic 2.65
2ndTOM ROLFE b.c.Ribot -- Pocahontas x Roman 2.05
3rdFIRST FAMILY ch.c.First Landing -- Somethingroyal x Princequillo 40.20
4th DAPPER DAN ch.c.Ribot -- So Chic x Nasrullah 1.75 (a) (fav)
5th LA CIMA b.c.Reneged -- La Liberale x Nahar II 8.45
6th SELARI b.c.Prince John -- Golden Sari x Ambiorix (FR)11.35
7th HAPPY GONDOLIER b.c.Hasty Road -- Winsomestar x Better Self 73.95
8th BOLD BIDDER b.c.Bold Ruler -- High Bid x To Market 1.75 (a) (fav)

MARGINS: neck - 1 - 3/4


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