Triple Crown
of 1980
1979 1981

May 3, 1980 KENTUCKY DERBY1 1/4 miles
Time: 2:02 track fast$250,550 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stGENUINE RISK ch.f. Exclusive Native -- Virtuous x Gallant Man 13.30
2ndRUMBO br.c. Ruffinal -- Irreproachable x Windy Sands 4.00
3rdJAKLIN KLUGMAN gr.c. Orbit Ruler -- The End All x Promised Land 7.10
4th SUPER MOMENT b.c.Big Spruce -- Seductive II x Shantung 8.60
5th ROCKHILL NATIVE ch.g. Our Native -- Beanery x Cavan 2.10 (fav)
6th BOLD 'N RULLING b.c.Wing Out -- Wistfully x Ribot 68.70
7th PLUGGED NICKLE b.c.Key To The Mint -- Toll Booth x Buckpasser 2.60
8th DEGENERATE JON gr.c. Iron Warrior -- Geala x Bupers 61.70
9th WITHHOLDING ch.c.Hold Your Peace -- Her B. x Time Tested 64.10
10th TONKA WAKHAN br.c. Big Spruce -- Strike A Pose x Iron Ruler 58.90
11th EXECUTION'S REASON ch.c.Executioner -- You Are Flat x Hail to Reason 111.80
12th GOLD STAGE br.c. Mr. Prospector -- Stage Princess x Cornish Prince 41.50
13th HAZARD DUKE ch.c.Twist The Axe -- Queen Hill x Blade 58.90

MARGINS: 1 - 1 - 4


May 17, 1980 PREAKNESS STAKES1 3/16 miles
Time: 1:54 1/5 track fast$180,600 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stCODEX ch.c.Arts and Letters -- Roundup Rose x Minnesota Mac 2.70
2ndGENUINE RISK ch.f. Exclusive Native -- Virtuous x Gallant Man 2.00 (fav)
3rdCOLONEL MORAN b.c.Sham -- Weaving Spider x Nearula 2.20
4th JAKLIN KLUGMAN gr.c. Orbit Ruler -- The End All x Promised Land 4.20
5th BING b.c.Singh -- Hail N B Merry x Hail to Reason 63.10
6th SAMOYED gr.c. Bold Commander -- Moss Dancer x Mossborough 20.60
7th KNIGHT LANDING b.c.First Landing -- Braedon Queen x Monte Cristo 60.00
8th LUCKY PLUCK b.g. Pluck -- Dawna Lisa x Via Appian 77.70

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


June 7, 1980 BELMONT STAKES1 1/2 miles
Time: 2:29 4/5 track muddy$176,220 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stTEMPERENCE HILL b.c.Stop the Music -- Sister Shannon x Etonian 53.40
2ndGENUINE RISK ch.f. Exclusive Native -- Virtuous x Gallant Man 5.10
3rdROCKHILL NATIVE ch.g. Our Native -- Beanery x Cavan 12.80
4th COMPTROLLER b.c.Reviewer -- Bank of England x Buckpasser 26.2
5th RUMBO br.c. Ruffinal -- Irreproachable x Windy Sands 1.90
6th SUPER MOMENT b.c.Big Spruce -- Seductive II x Shantung 13.40
7th CODEX ch.c.Arts and Letters -- Roundup Rose x Minnesota Mac 1.60 (fav)
8th JOANIE'S CHIEF b.c.Ack Ack -- Merry Madeleine x Fleet Host 101.00
9th BING b.c.Singh -- Hail N B Merry x Hail to Reason 119.60
10th PIKOTAZO (MEX) br.c. Get Around -- Cookie Can x Jet's Wardate 8.50

MARGINS: 2 - 1 1/2 - 2


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