Racing Trivia

Racing Trivia

Postby Raven » Mon Nov 25, 2013 8:46 pm

On Belmont Park's opening day in 1905 there was a dead heat in the Metropolitan Handicap.

Name the two horses!

btw they where running clockwise!
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Re: Racing Trivia

Postby PJMIII » Tue Nov 26, 2013 8:24 am

Raven wrote:On Belmont Park's opening day in 1905 there was a dead heat in the Metropolitan Handicap.

Name the two horses!

btw they where running clockwise!



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Re: Racing Trivia

Postby Raven » Tue Nov 26, 2013 10:49 am

That's correct!
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Re: Racing Trivia

Postby Raven » Mon Dec 02, 2013 9:13 pm

There was a triple dead heat in a major handicap race!

Name the race.




As far as i know it's the only triple dh in a major race!
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Re: Racing Trivia

Postby Blue Jeans » Tue Dec 03, 2013 10:17 am

Raven wrote:There was a triple dead heat in a major handicap race!

Name the race.




As far as i know it's the only triple dh in a major race!


The Carter Handicap 1944 ... when Brownie, Bossuet and Wait A Bit crossed the finish line at the same time.

ETA: Triple dead heat photo at bottom of info section on Wait A Bit's pedigreequery ....

http://www.pedigreequery.com/wait+a+bit
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Re: Racing Trivia

Postby Raven » Tue Dec 03, 2013 10:34 am

Yes. The Carter it is!!
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Re: Racing Trivia

Postby Blue Jeans » Tue Dec 03, 2013 11:19 am

Name the horse that became the first million-dollar-winning horse by winning his final start, the Hollywood Gold Cup, and in what year?
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Re: Racing Trivia

Postby Raven » Tue Dec 03, 2013 9:49 pm

Citation. 1950
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Re: Racing Trivia

Postby WaquoitNBroadBrush » Wed Dec 04, 2013 8:03 am

What links the racehorses Shafter V and Patchy Groundfog?
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Re: Racing Trivia

Postby Ballerina » Wed Dec 04, 2013 9:44 am

WaquoitNBroadBrush wrote:What links the racehorses Shafter V and Patchy Groundfog?


Bill Shoemaker? 1st and last rides.
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