Hangin' With Haskin: Arrogate and How We Define Greatness
America's Best Racing
Without looking it up, can anyone name one horse Count Fleet, Whirlaway, and War Admiral defeated in their Triple Crown sweeps? Other than his own stablemate Coaltown, can anyone remember the names of the horses Citation beat in his sensational ...
Assessing greatness requires history's lessons
... Seabiscuit, Whirlaway, Count Fleet, Armed, Citation, Native Dancer, Swaps, Nashua, Round Table, Kelso, Buckpasser, Damascus, Dr. Fager, Ack Ack, Secretariat, Forego, Seattle Slew, Affirmed, Spectacular Bid, John Henry, Cigar, and Rachel Alexandra.
Thunder Snow heads group of 6 late Triple Crown nominees
Horse Racing Nation
The 12 winners of the Triple Crown are Sir Barton (1919), Gallant Fox (1930), Omaha (1935), War Admiral (1937), Whirlaway (1941), Count Fleet (1943), Assault (1946), Citation (1948), Secretariat (1973), Seattle Slew (1977), Affirmed (1978) and American ...
Classic Empire Back to Work in Ocala
BloodHorse.com (press release) (registration) (blog)
Hahahah or even Whirlaway? Difficult horses to train. Whirlaway was notorious. "Dumbest horse I ever trained." and he had a whole lot of raw talent. Ben said if he could ever get Whirlaway to run straight down the track he would win. Ben also said a ...