Strike the Gold,
the 1991 Kentucky Derby (gr. I) winner, was euthanized at Karacabey
Stud Farm in Turkey Dec. 13, it was confirmed by the Turkish Jockey
Club. The 23-year-old son of Alydar had been the oldest living Derby
Strike the Gold, who was still the
leading active stallion in Turkey, fractured his left front pastern Dec.
13 and, after being examined by a team of veterinarians, was