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Canonero II (Jockey: Gustavo Avila)


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These were wonderful days in racing, especially coming on the heels of Canonero II and my beloved His Majesty and Jim French, and Riva Ridge and his rivalry with Key to the Mint, and before that the magical years of 1968 and 1969 of Arts and Letters, ...

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The Preakness: Past winners, fastest times, best moments in race's history

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May 20, 2017 7:10pm EDT May 20, 2017 4:34pm EDT A comprehensive list of Preakness winners, fastest times and best moments in the race's history. Preakness-Stakes-Pimlico-FTR-0509-GI.jpg Preakness Stakes at Pimlico (Getty Images) ...

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Always Dreaming gets new exercise rider, draw reins

The only horse ever to win the Kentucky Derby fresh off an international start was Venezuelan hero Canonero II in 1971. Venezuelan hopes this year revolve around Florida-based Gunnevera, whose co-owner Salomon Del Valle had seen Canonero in ...

1971 Preakness Winner Canonero II News

Billy Reed: Gunnevera might be best chance for Castellano to finally add a Derby win to his resume

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So far the only horse from Venezuela to win the roses was Canonero II in 1971. He was shipped to the United States on a cargo plane that also included farm animals. He was so disdained by the betting public that his odds may have been 100 to 1 had he ...

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