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Way to go, Justify!

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Way to go, Justify!

Postby Domer » June 10th, 2018, 9:26 am

A deserving Triple Crown winner.
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Re: Way to go, Justify!

Postby Aloha Nole » June 10th, 2018, 10:09 am

Domer wrote:A deserving Triple Crown winner.


I wonder how Justify would have compared to Secretariat.
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Re: Way to go, Justify!

Postby Domer » June 11th, 2018, 8:40 am

Aloha Nole wrote:I wonder how Justify would have compared to Secretariat.

Nor very close. Justify won in 2:28.18. Secretariat on in 2:24.00 and won by 31 lengths. Based on the times, he would have beaten Justify by about 20 lengths.
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Re: Way to go, Justify!

Postby Aloha Nole » June 11th, 2018, 2:47 pm

Domer wrote:
Aloha Nole wrote:I wonder how Justify would have compared to Secretariat.

Based on the times, he would have beaten Justify by about 20 lengths.


It was 15 lengths for American Pharaoh.
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Re: Way to go, Justify!

Postby Domer » June 13th, 2018, 8:26 am

Aloha Nole wrote:
Domer wrote:
Aloha Nole wrote:I wonder how Justify would have compared to Secretariat.

Based on the times, he would have beaten Justify by about 20 lengths.


It was 15 lengths for American Pharaoh.

Secretariat was simply amazing, (in his Belmont Stakes, especially).
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