It has been 30 years since a blazingly fast 3-year-old named Spend a Buck changed the face of the Triple Crown. This nondescript son of Buckaroo who sold privately as a yearling for a mere $12,500 would wind up writing one of the most memorable and controversial chapters in Kentucky Derby and Preakness history.
WinStar Farm's Creator posted an 11-1 upset when he closed from dead last to win Saturday's Grade 1 Arkansas Derby by 1 1/4 lengths, earning 100 points toward the Kentucky Derby and guaranteeing himself a spot in the starting gate on May 7. The sophomore son of Tapit covered 1 1/8 miles in 1:50.14 over the fast main track for meet-leading trainer Steve Asmussen and jockey Ricardo Santana, Jr., before a crowd of over 65,000 fans at Oaklawn Park.
As Tattersalls celebrates its 250th anniversary this year, one of its longest-standing current consignors is Mount Coote Stud. The farm, based in Kilmallock, County Limerick, consigned its first draft at Tattersalls in 1958 under the direction …
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