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Java Gold

Status:
Deceased
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Bred:
Virginia (USA) by Paul Mellon  -  [Add Data]
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What the Horse Racing Nation is saying about Java Gold...

I really think Java Gold was the best 3 year old of the 87 crop. Now I know Alysheba and Bet Twice were VERY VERY GOOD! But I think it was a shame Java didn't run at 4! Thats why I'm so glad Will Take Charge will get a shot to run at 4!
With the Travers just around the corner, ZATT decided to have a little fun with the historic and prestigious race, by ranking the 35 winners since Affirmed and Alydar...Read More
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  • EP Taylor · I really liked the 94 Travers. The Bull/Concern. As GAME as a race horse can be. · 237 days ago ·
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  • MikeRullo · chiefs crown won 5 2yr old stakes and bernardini only lost was to a hall of famer. You should take this list down, Thunder gulch was slow, your list is way off please take it down. · 236 days ago ·
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In commonly-used American slang, the words java and mud refer to coffee, the morning booster most of us need before we can begin our day. In the horse racing world, java and mud refer to the 1987 Travers Stakes. On Saturday, August 22nd, 1987, over 45,000 racing fans jammed into the historic Saratog...Read More
Award winning author Bill Heller turns up the heat as he reaches #3 on his countdown of his favorite editions of the Midsummer Derby... Read More
  • BrianZipse · Fantastic field, just a shame it was so wet ... didn't I say that about '81 as well? Java Gold was a powerhouse who seems to be somewhat forgotten. Mack Miller thought he was his best. · 965 days ago ·
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The racing community took a step down in class Dec. 10 with the passing of Mack Miller. Precious few in the industry today can carry themselves with the warmth, charm, and gentlemanly qualities that Mack did for all of his 89 years. In a word, Mack could best be described as “genuine.”Read More
The world of racing lost a great horseman and an even better man yesterday with the passing of Hall of Fame conditioner, Mack Miller. He died Saturday morning at the Markey Cancer Center at the University of Kentucky in Lexington. Miller had been hospitalized since the 5th of December, after sufferi...Read More

Java Gold - Race Results & Past Performances

Date(Descending)
Horse
Fin
Tr
#
Dist.
Sf.
Race
$
Cnd
1st
2nd
3rd
Time
View DetailsView Video08/22/87Java Gold1stSar81 1/4 mDTravers-G1 3 MJava GoldCryptoclearancePolish Navy2:02.00
View DetailsView Video08/08/87Java Gold1stSar81 1/8 mDWhitney Handicap-G1 3+ MJava GoldGulchBroad Brush1:48.40