Running for roses and a maiden victory
The bones of Brokers Tip were later buried in the Kentucky Derby Museum Garden, where they rest in the shadow of the Churchill Downs grandstand alongside the remains of Barbaro, Carry Back, Swaps, Sunny's Halo, Dust Commander, and Eight Belles.
Today in History
In 1964, "Northern Dancer" became the first Canadian horse to win the Kentucky Derby. (Others to win: "Sunny's Halo" (1983), "Mine That Bird" (2009), "I'll Have Another" (2012)). In 1965, a windstorm in East Pakistan, now Bangladesh, killed 17,000 people.
Espinoza sets sights on third straight Kentucky Derby victory
Eddie Delahoussaye won the Derby in 1982 with Gato Del Sol and 1983 with Sunny's Halo. In 1984, he crossed the wire fourth on Gate Dancer, but they were disqualified and moved back to fifth for interfering with Fali Time in the stretch drive. Twice in ...
Tri-State Basset Hound Rescue celebrates 30 years; Sunny's story
Now there is a healthy Sunny and there are eight healthy puppies. That's nine hounds who need homes. Sunny being. . . . well, Sunny. . . her babies got weather names, too. Breezy, Summer, Rainbow, Misty, Thunder, Halo, Slush and Cyclone were all ...