Remember This Race?


Race Clue #1 A field of eight entered the starting gate for this historic Grade 1 race.

 

Race Clue #2 Of the eight starters, five were coming in off wins, three were coming in off seconds, and five were bet to 9-2 or lower.

 

Race Clue #3 The winner pressed the early pace of one of the longest shots in the field.

 

Race Clue #4The race favorite’s previous race came outside of North America.

 

Race Clue #5 Despite the wide open nature of the betting, the result was never in doubt down the stretch.

 

Race Clue #6 The lone female in the race was the fifth betting choice, but rallied from last to get second.

 

Race Clue #7 It was the third straight win for the race victor, who walloped allowance company at a different track, in the same state, in his previous race.

 

Race Clue #8 The biggest career earners in the field were bred in Florida, California, and California respectively.

 

Race Clue #9 The second-place trainer won his second Eclipse Award as Outstanding Trainer at the end of the year.

 

Race Clue #10 The impressive winner only had one more race after this one due to the discovery of a bone chip.

 

You should know it by now … Tell me the race and the year!