Alysheba in 1987 Blue Grass

Title

Alysheba in 1987 Blue Grass

Subject

Photography of horse sports

Description

1987 Champion Three-Year-Old Male, 1988 Horse of the Year, and future Racing Hall of Famer Alysheba, Chris McCarron up, in the 1987 running of the Blue Grass Stakes. Alysheba won the race but was disqualified and placed to third, giving trainer D. Wayne Lukas his first Blue Grass victory with the colt War owned by Tom Gentry.

Alysheba won the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness Stakes in his next two starts.

Creator

Keeneland Association, Bill Straus

Date

1987

Rights

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Format

black and white photograph

Type

still image

Original Format

photographic print

Physical Dimensions

8" x 10"

Files

Keeneland Association Bill Straus - Alysheba, Chris McCarron up, racing Blue Grass Stakes at Keeneland April 23 1987.jpg

Citation

Keeneland Association, Bill Straus, “Alysheba in 1987 Blue Grass,” The Keeneland Library, accessed June 24, 2024, https://keenelandlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/626.

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