Who won the Travers Stakes in Saratoga?

Who won the Travers Stakes in Saratoga?

Essential Quality
Belmont States winner Essential Quality won the 152nd running of the Travers Stakes at Saratoga Race Course, holding off Midnight Bourbon in a stirring stretch duel. Aug.

Did Secretariat win the Travers Stakes?

A quick scan of its roster of winners helps explain why. But one of the greatest 3-year-old champions of all time, 1973 Triple Crown hero and two-time Horse of the Year Secretariat, is conspicuous by his absence from Travers history.

What was the payout for the Travers Stakes?

$1.25 million
The total purse will be $1.25 million. Of the seven horses vying for the crown, the odds-on favorite is Essential Quality.

What horses are entered in the Travers Stakes?

Aqueduct entries and results | Gulfstream entries and results

Fin Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey
1st Essential Quality Tapit B. Cox L. Saez
2nd Midnight Bourbon Tiznow S. Asmussen R. Santana, Jr.
3rd Miles D Curlin C. Brown F. Prat
4th Keepmeinmind Laoban R. Diodoro J. Rosario

Which horse won the Travers?

(AP) — Belmont Stakes winner Essential Quality won the $1.25 million Travers Stakes on Saturday, holding off Midnight Bourbon in a stirring stretch duel at Saratoga Race Course for his eighth victory in nine career starts.

What were the results of Travers?

Barbara D. LivingstonEssential Quality (left) wins the 2021 Travers Stakes over Midnight Bourbon.

Which racehorse is the greatest of all time?

10 best racehorses of all time

  1. 1 Arkle. (Trained in Ireland) Born 1957.
  2. 2 Ribot. (Trained in Italy) Born: 1952.
  3. 3 Secretariat. (Trained in America)
  4. 4 Sea-Bird II. (Trained in France)
  5. 5 Mill Reef. (Trained in England)
  6. 6 Phar Lap. (Trained in Australia)
  7. 7 Brigadier Gerard. (Trained in England)
  8. 8 Kelso. (Trained in America)

Is Secretariat related to Man O War?

The great Man O’ War died in 1947 of an apparent heart attack. Sired by the famous Bold Ruler and out of Somethingroyal , Secretariat was foaled one day after Man O’ War’s birthday anniversary.

Has any horse won the Triple Crown and the Travers?

Notable moments. In 1941, Whirlaway became the only horse ever to win both the American Triple Crown and the Travers Stakes, sometimes referred to as a ” superfecta”.

What horses are running in the 2021 Travers Stakes?

Odds, horse-by-horse analysis for 2021 Travers Stakes

  • Midnight Bourbon, Ricardo Santana Jr., 9-2.
  • Essential Quality, Luis Saez, 4-5.
  • Keepmeinmind, Joel Rosario, 6-1.
  • Dynamic One, Irad Ortiz Jr., 6-1.
  • Miles D, Flavian Prat, 12-1.
  • Masqueparade, Miguel Mena, 8-1.
  • King Fury, Jose Ortiz, 15-1.

Who is the best horse ever?

The Top 10 Most Famous Racehorses Of All Time

  1. Secretariat. The greatest racehorse of all time.
  2. Man o’ War. Man o’ War’s weight-carrying performances are the stuff of horse racing legend. [
  3. Seattle Slew.
  4. Winx.
  5. Kelso.
  6. Makybe Diva.
  7. Zenyatta.
  8. Hurricane Fly.