This important broodmare spent her entire career in Europe but is the second dam of four North American champions. Name this matron and her champion "grandfoals."
This champion sire never sired a winner of the Breeders' Cup Classic (USA-I), but four of his male-line grandsons have won America's richest horse race. Further, each grandson was sired by a different son of his. Name this great progenitor, his Classic-winning grandsons, and the sons that sired them.
While American Pharoah's 2015 "Grand Slam" of winning the Triple Crown plus the Breeders' Cup Classic (USA-I) rightly garnered great acclaim, two horses had preceded him in winning Triple Crowns and a Breeders' Cup race at some point in their careers. Name them.
The historic Champagne Stakes (USA-I) has seen many fine winners, including two fleet-footed youngsters who set world records for a mile by a juvenile in the race---in back-to-back years. Who were the colts involved, and what were their record-breaking times?
I'm Avalyn Hunter, an author, pedigree researcher and longtime racing fan with a particular interest in Thoroughbred mares and their contributions to the history of the breed.