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1984 Kentucky Derby (G1)

Date/Track:
5/5/1984, Churchill Downs
Distance:
1 1/4 m (Dirt)
Age/Sex:
3 M
Time:
2:02.40
*Rank is current Power Ranking among all active horses, based on highest HRN rating. Rating is based on HRN member voting.
FinSilksHorse / SireRatingTrainer / JockeyLast Start / Next Start
1st Swale
Seattle Slew
8.30
W. Stephens
L. Pincay
1st, 1984 Belmont Stakes (G1)
2nd Coax Me Chad
L'enjoleur
5.06
R. Warren
W. McCauley
5th, 1984 Super Derby (G1)
3rd At The Threshold
Norcliffe
5.23
L. Whiting
E. Maple
3rd, 1984 Kentucky Derby (G1) View Video
4th Fali Time
Faliraki
3.39
G. Jones
S. Hawley
4th, 1984 Kentucky Derby (G1) View Video
5th Gate Dancer
Sovereign Dancer
8.25
J. Van Berg
E. Delahoussaye
2nd, 1985 Breeders' Cup Classic (G1) View Video
6th Pine Circle
Cox's Ridge
3.73
C. McGaughey
M. Smith
2nd, 1984 Belmont Stakes (G1)
7th Fight Over
Grey Dawn II
4.91
J. Parisella
O. Vergara
3rd, 1984 Preakness Stakes (G1)
8th Life's Magic
Cox's Ridge
6.94
D. Lukas
D. Brumfield
1st, 1985 Breeders' Cup Distaff (G1) View Video
9th Silent King
Screen King
3.39
G. Delp
W. Shoemaker
7th, 1984 Belmont Stakes (G1)
10th Rexson's Hope
Rexson
3.39
H. Rose
R. Gaffglione
10th, 1984 Kentucky Derby (G1) View Video
11th So Vague
Empery
3.39
G. Russell
P. Cooksey
11th, 1984 Kentucky Derby (G1) View Video
12th Biloxi Indian
George Navonod
3.39
D. Carpenter
G. Patterson
12th, 1984 Kentucky Derby (G1) View Video
13th Taylor's Special
Hawkin's Special
3.62
W. Mott
S. Maple
6th, 1987 Breeders' Cup Sprint (G1) View Video
14th Raja's Shark
Raja Baba
3.39
S. Campo
R. Wilson
8th, 1984 Preakness Stakes (G1)
15th Bedouin
Al Hattab
4.19
R. Mandella
R. Sibille
8th, Crc Claim (7/31/2010-R8)
16th Vanlandingham
Cox's Ridge
6.36
C. McGaughey
P. Day
7th, 1985 Breeders' Cup Classic (G1) View Video
17th Secret Prince
Cornish Prince
3.39
W. Terrill
C. Perret
17th, 1984 Kentucky Derby (G1) View Video
18th Bear Hunt
Naskra
3.39
R. Laurin
D. Macbeth
18th, 1984 Kentucky Derby (G1) View Video
19th Althea
Alydar
8.18
D. Lukas
C. McCarron
19th, 1984 Kentucky Derby (G1) View Video
20th Majestic Shore
Majestic Prince
3.39
L. Rettele
J. Lively
20th, 1984 Kentucky Derby (G1) View Video

What the Nation is saying about the 1984 Kentucky Derby (G1)...

In April of 1956, the champion Doubledogdare won the prep for the Kentucky Oaks (now called the Eight Belle.) She came back a week later to miss the lilies by a nose, but would account for the Falls City Handicap later that fall for Claiborne Farm. Today at Churchill Downs, the elegant, but simple g...Read More
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  • cocoa2 · Actually, airedale while tv is for Secretariat I am for Kelso and Dr. Fager · 523 days ago ·
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  • travel_vic · Great thing about that farm is it is like a small family community as most working there have been there a very long time. Sosby, the farm manager when I was there, was very forthcoming, honest and really interested in my coming there for visits. The grooms were especailly warm and open to all questions. I left with on of Secretariat's shoes and a Claiborne yellow warm up jacket I bought from one especially nice fellow whom I stayed in contact with over the years. · 523 days ago ·
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May 14, 1984 So there he was, all by himself except for Swale, looking suddenly far older than his 70 years—a drawn, frail, ashen man standing in the winner's circle at Churchill Downs with the cameras snapping, the pale wind blowing and the crowds surging toward him, calling his name. Trainer Woody...Read More

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