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Runaway Groom

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What the Nation is saying about Runaway Groom...

It’s been 35 years since Affirmed swept the Kentucky Derby, Preakness, and Belmont at the expense of his talented adversary, Alydar. This year, there were three different winners in Orb, Oxbow, and Palace Malice. Since Affirmed, 2013 marks the 16th time we have had three separate winners of the seri...Read More
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  • travel_vic · Two riders came back from rehab this year in Toronto...ONE is doing well, and the other, who used to be leading rider, is not. · 243 days ago ·
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  • goblin · I don't know anything about Jeff Fell per se, but I've always thought many of the top riders were emotionally/psychologically damaged before they ever began riding professionally. Then the stresses, both emotional and physiological (starvation), make things much worse. Chris Antley was truly tragic. · 243 days ago ·
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Let’s start Travers Week with a Preview and a question. Which horse won the only running of the Travers that featured the Derby, Preakness, and Belmont winners?Read More
It's finally time for award winning author, Bill Heller, to reveal his favorite Travers out of all the many that he has seen over the years...Read More
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  • Winplacsho · My favorite was Holy Bull back in '94, just watched it again on youtube...awesome. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EdzSMdBqawc · 971 days ago ·
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  • LAZMANNICK · I somehow had a feeling that this would be your favorite. This one was always mine. What a closing effort from Runaway Groom, Canada's best three year old who would shine by upsetting America's best three year olds. He was second in the Queen’s Plate before winning the lengthily Prince of Wales and then the Breeders Stakes on turf, the 2nd and 3rd jewels in the Canadian Triple Crown. He came so close to being a great trivia question, what TC winner defeated the winners of three TC races in one race. I enjoy your nostalgic visits back to the good old days. · 970 days ago ·
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Runaway Groom - Race Results & Past Performances

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View DetailsView Video08/21/82Runaway Groom1stSar91 1/4 mDTravers-G1 3 MRunaway GroomAloma's RulerConquistador Cielo2:02.60