Triple Crown
of 1971
1970 1972

May 1, 1971 KENTUCKY DERBY1 1/4 miles
Time: 2:02 1/5 track fast$145,500 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stCANONERO II b.c.Pretendre -- Dixieland II x Nantallah 8.70 (f)
2ndJIM FRENCH br.c. Graustark -- Dinner Partner x Tom Fool 4.80
3rdBOLD REASON b.c.Hail to Reason -- Lalun x Djeddah 18.30
4th EASTERN FLEET b.c.Fleet Nasrullah -- Amoret x Bull Lea 3.80 (a)
5th UNCONSCIOUS ch.c.Prince Royal II -- Brown Berry x Mount Marcy 2.80 (f)
6th VEGAS VIC ch.c.T.V. Lark -- Las Vegas x Intent 19.30
7th TRIBAL LINE b.c.Roman Line -- Tribel Slippers x Allied 80.80
8th BOLD AND ABLE ch.c.Bold Lad -- Real Delight x Bull Lea 3.80 (a)
9th LIST ch.c.Herbager -- Continue x Double Jay 8.60
10th TWIST THE AXE ch.c.The Axe II -- Twisterette x Swoon's Son 5.10 (c)
11th GOING STRAIGHT b.c.No Robbery -- Clear Road x Hasty Road 45.60
12th ROYAL LEVERAGE b.c.Royal Gunner -- Double Deck x Double Jay 41.60 (b)
13th IMPETUOSITY ch.c.Vertex -- Double You x Sailor's Guide 5.10 (c)
14th HELIO RISE b.c.Hill Rise -- Helio Sweep x Requested 58.00
15th ON THE MONEY b.c.On-and-On -- Brookwood x Brookfield 41.60 (b)
16th BARBIZON STREAK gr.c. Barbizon -- Streakingbye x Revoked 8.70 (f)
17th KNIGHT COUNTER br.c. Count of Honor -- Evening Star x Peter Flower 8.70 (f)
18th JR'S ARROWHEAD b.c.Gray Phantom -- Subterranean x By Jimminy 8.70 (f)
19th FOURULLA b.c.Four-and-Twenty -- Sullrulla x Red God 8.70 (f)
20th SAIGON WARRIOR ch.c.Beau Garcon -- Pirkka x Jet Pilot 8.70 (f)

MARGINS: 3 3/4 - 2 - neck


May 15, 1971 PREAKNESS STAKES1 3/16 miles
Time: 1:54 track fast$137,400 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stCANONERO II b.c.Pretendre -- Dixieland II x Nantallah 3.40 (fav)
2ndEASTERN FLEET b.c.Fleet Nasrullah -- Amoret x Bull Lea 6.40
3rdJIM FRENCH br.c. Graustark -- Dinner Partner x Tom Fool 3.40 (fav)
4th SOUND OFF gr.c. Decidedly -- Talk Time x Hill Prince 10.90
5th BOLD REASON b.c.Hail to Reason -- Lalun x Djeddah 12.40
6th EXECUTIONER ch.c.The Axe II -- Mae East x Centime 3.90
7th ROYAL J D ch.g. Royal Levee -- Macassar x Jet Action 54.80
8th VEGAS VIC ch.c.T.V. Lark -- Las Vegas x Intent 10.10
9th IMPETUOSITY ch.c.Vertex -- Double You x Sailor's Guide 17.20
10th SPOUTING HORN b.c.Misty Flight -- Scuttlebutt x Nullify 81.40
11th LIMIT TO REASON br.c. Hail to Reason -- Sailor's Hunch x Sailor 15.80

MARGINS: 1 1/2 - 4 1/2 - nose


June 5, 1971 BELMONT STAKES1 1/2 miles
Time: 2:30 2/5 track fast$97,710 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stPASS CATCHER b.c.All Hands -- La Grue x Flaneur II 34.50
2ndJIM FRENCH br.c. Graustark -- Dinner Partner x Tom Fool 3.50 (a)
3rdBOLD REASON b.c.Hail to Reason -- Lalun x Djeddah 12.70
4th CANONERO II b.c.Pretendre -- Dixieland II x Nantallah 0.70 (fav)
5th EPIC JOURNEY b.c.Hail to Reason -- Luquillo x Princequillo 48.70
6th PURSE FINDER br.c. Maribeau -- Peerless Cindy x Windy City II 7.00
7th SALEM b.c.Cyane -- Witching Hour x Thinking Cap 16.90
8th TWIST THE AXE ch.c.The Axe II -- Twisterette x Swoon's Son 31.00
9th HIGHBINDER b.c.Rough'n Tumble -- Aspidistra x Better Self 15.50
10th ROYAL J D ch.g. Royal Levee -- Macassar x Jet Action 108.10
11th GOOD BEHAVING b.c.Am Behaving -- Miss Cor x Correlation 3.50 (a)
12th ADOBE ED b.c.Yorktown -- Our Jackie x Crafty Admiral 245.80
13th SENSE A FEAR ch.g. Sensitivo -- Pity Sakes x Bolero 171.20

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


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