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    06-20-2010, 10:36 PM
  #11
Weanling
Hold on...I'm bookmarking this thread for when I'm not busy..
     
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    06-20-2010, 11:07 PM
  #12
Yearling
I think this well be fun. I am getting started tomorrow so I can print off images...keep the lists coming.
     
    06-20-2010, 11:25 PM
  #13
Foal
My most favorite are my own! Indian Watch and Missin Kissin, they aren't famous by any means, neither placed at all, they both ran around seven races before they were retired. As far as famous, the ones already named plus Alleged, which is my girls dad with War Adrimal and Man O War also in their bloodlines.
     
    06-21-2010, 07:40 AM
  #14
Lis
Yearling
Red Rum because he was an exceptional horse, my mum actually met him. Best Mate again because he was an exceptional horse, had a nice story behind him and sadly died on the race track due to a heart attack I think it was.
     
    06-21-2010, 11:18 AM
  #15
Foal
Afleet Alex! I love him. He will always be my favorite racehorse. His Preakness stakes win was amazing. Falling to his knees in the far turn and still drawing off to win by a couple lengths. His picture is my avatar.


Scrappy T tripping Afleet Alex and then Alex falling to his knees in the Preakness stakes.
     
    06-21-2010, 12:43 PM
  #16
Weanling
Ok. Do you really want me to name all the known racers I know? Really? I will, so bear down:
Man'O'War, Fair Play, Hastings, Colin, Sir Barton, Affirmed, Alydar, Assault, Count Fleet, Secretariat, Seattle Slew, Whirlaway, Citation, War Admiral, Sir Galahad, Omaha, Gallant Fox, Phar Lap, Seabiscuit, Native Dancer, Discovery, Dark Star, Northern Dancer, Nearctic, Nearco, Nasrullah, The Minstrel, Nijinsky II, Fanfreluche, Storm Cat, Sadler's Wells, Eight Bells, Go For Wand, Ruffian, Bold Ruler, Polynesian, Round Table, Majestic Prince, John Henry, Bull Lea, Holy Bull, Sunday Silence, Hail to Reason, Cigar, Bold Reasoning, Barbaro, Mr. Prospector, Raise a Native, Ribot, Nashua, Swaps, Damascus, Dr. Fager, Jaipur, Ridan, Kelso, Arts and Letters, Alysheba, Personal Ensign, Winning Colours, Easy Goer, Silver Charm, Free House, Curlin, Street Sense, Hard Spun, Donerail, Old Rosebud, Exterminator, Zev, Reigh Count, Count Turf, Needles, Tom Fool, Tim Tam, Twenty Grand, Carry Back, Hyperion, Kauai King, Canonero, Riva Ridge, Foolish Pleasure, Spectacular Bid, Sunny's Halo, Swale, Buckpasser, Ferdinand, Go For Gin, Thunder Gulch, Charismatic, War Emblem, Funny Cide, Smarty Jones, Giacomo, Rachel Alexandra, Zenyatta, Mine That Bird, Super Saver.........And on and on and on

As for my favourite...hmm. I think it would have to be Rachel Alexandra. If not, Native Dancer.
     
    06-21-2010, 01:03 PM
  #17
Green Broke
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Gunsynd, Efficient, Takeover Target, Apache Cat, Weekend Hussler, Miss Andretti, Gold Rocks, Sunline, Archer, Doremius, Denman, Gold and Black, Zedrich, Trade Fair, Universal Ruler, Universal Prince, Northerly, Ellusive Quest, Sadlers Wells, Marasco....I could go all day :P
I LOVE 'The Cat' (Apache Cat) - those socks and that blaze, so flashy! All my Aussie favourites have been mentioned so far. Just want to add Carbine who sired some of the best racehorses in the late 1890's and early 1900's.

I would also like to add Brew, Australia's most famous one hit wonder. He won the 2000 Melbourne Cup at what SHOULD have been very long odds however punters were dismayed when the winnings were announced after the race as it seemed that every boozehound in the country had backed him last minute, drawn in by the name "Brew". Classic.
     
    06-21-2010, 03:35 PM
  #18
Foal
Oh some others I like are Seattle Slew, Blue Larkspur, Twilight Tear, Rachel Alexandra, Zenyatta, Rags to Riches, Bernardini, Tiz Chrome(RIP), Stevie Wonderboy, Curlin, Jackson Bend, Buddy's Saint, Tetrach, Eclipse, Delightful Kiss, Rock Hard Ten, Forego, Presious Passion, Kip Deville(RIP), Summer Bird, Leamington, Bambera, Better Talk Now, Caracortado, Conveyance, Devil May Care, Donativum, Dublin, Dunkirk, Einstein, Friesan Fire, Ginger Punch, Grasshopper, Hystericalady, Old Fashioned, One Caroline, Profiteroles, Stardom Bound, The Pamplemousse, Invasor(Because he's great!), Lady's Secret, Damascus, Man O' war, Imp, Miss Woodford, Busher, Brother Derek, Eight Belles(I liked her before she died), Hard Spun, Ouija Board, Big Brown, Hastings, Medaglia d' oro.

If I think of more I'll post.
     
    06-23-2010, 02:28 AM
  #19
Foal
My horse! St. Paula now named Atheena! Lol, she actually one a race once. But my favorite is Rachel Alexandra. And my cousin's grandmother owned Funny Cide.
     
    06-24-2010, 04:33 PM
  #20
Foal
Zenyetta...I am not that familiar with race horses..
     

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