Triple Crown
of 1987
1986 1988

May 2, 1987 KENTUCKY DERBY1 1/4 miles
Time: 2:03 2/5 track fast$618,600 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stALYSHEBA b.c.Alydar -- Bel Sheba x Lt. Stevens 8.40
2ndBET TWICE b.c.Sportin' Life -- Golden Dust x Dusty Canyon 10.10
3rdAVIES COPY br.c. Lord Avie -- Display Copy x Iron Ruler 24.50
4th CRYPTOCLEARANCE br.c. Fappiano -- Naval Orange x Hoist the Flag 6.50
5th TEMPLAR HILL b.c.Temperence Hill -- Sobriquet x Lt. Stevens 24.50 (f)
6th GULCH b.c.Mr. Prospector -- Jameela x Rambunctious 4.90 (b)
7th LEO CASTELLI b.c.Sovereign Dancer -- Suspicious Native x Raise A Native 4.90 (b)
8th CANDI'S GOLD b.c.Yukon -- Holmgirl x Captain Nash 48.50
9th CONQUISTAROSE br.c. Conquistador Cielo -- De La Rose x Nijinsky II 52.80
10th ON THE LINE ch.c.Mehmet -- Male Strike x Speak John 6.30 (a)
11th SHAWKLIT WON ch.c.Air Forbes Won -- Shawklit x Groshawk 50.20
12th MASTERFUL ADVOCATE b.c.Torsion -- Miss Satin Doll x Grey Dawn II 6.20
13th WAR b.r. Majestic Light -- Victorian Queen x Victoria Park 6.30 (a)
14th MOMENTUS ch.c.Timeless Moment -- ScreenTrophy x Silent Screen 24.50 (f)
15th NO MORE FLOWERS ch.c.My Gallant -- Return the Roses x Carry Back 55.30
16th CAPOTE b.c.Seattle Slew -- Too Bald x Bald Eagle 6.30 (a)
17th DEMONS BEGONE b.c.Elocutionist -- Rowdy Angel x Halo 2.20 (fav)

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


May 16, 1987 PREAKNESS STAKES1 3/16 miles
Time: 1:55 4/5 track fast$421,100 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stALYSHEBA b.c.Alydar -- Bel Sheba x Lt. Stevens 2.00 (fav)
2ndBET TWICE b.c.Sportin' Life -- Golden Dust x Dusty Canyon 4.90
3rdCRYPTOCLEARANCE br.c. Fappiano -- Naval Orange x Hoist the Flag 2.50
4th GULCH b.c.Mr. Prospector -- Jameela x Rambunctious 3.50
5th AVIES COPY br.c. Lord Avie -- Display Copy x Iron Ruler 24.30
6th PHANTOM JET b.c.Tri Jet -- Vain Gold x Mr. Prospector 18.50
7th LOOKINFORTHEBIGONE ch.c.State Dinner -- Gonfalon x Francis S. 14.20
8th NO MORE FLOWERS ch.c.My Gallant -- Return the Roses x Carry Back 32.30
9th HARRIMAN br.c. Lord Gaylord -- Averell x Restless Native 46.90

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


June 6, 1987 BELMONT STAKES1 1/2 miles
Time: 2:28 1/5 track fast$329,160 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stBET TWICE b.c.Sportin' Life -- Golden Dust x Dusty Canyon 8.00
2ndCRYPTOCLEARANCE br.c. Fappiano -- Naval Orange x Hoist the Flag 4.50
3rdGULCH b.c.Mr. Prospector -- Jameela x Rambunctious 7.70 (b)
4th ALYSHEBA b.c.Alydar -- Bel Sheba x Lt. Stevens 0.80 (fav)
5th SHAWKLIT WON ch.c.Air Forbes Won -- Shawklit x Groshawk 20.10
6th GONE WEST b.c.Mr. Prospector -- Secrettame x Secretariat 5.40
7th AVIES COPY br.c. Lord Avie -- Display Copy x Iron Ruler 30.70
8th MANASSA JACK b.c.Lord Avie -- Baba Au Rum x Raja Baba 46.70
9th LEO CASTELLI b.c.Sovereign Dancer -- Suspicious Native x Raise A Native 7.70 (b)

MARGINS: 14 - nose - neck


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