racinglegends:

"… a horse who won the Derby in record time after a 300-day layoff, who showed the fighting qualities he did in Ascot’s all-age showpiece, and who signed off with an Arc against the best Europe could produce is entitled to be stabled with the greats."
Robin Oakley on Lammtarra in "Britain and Ireland’s Top 100 Racehorses of All Time".
Photo: Seiji Sakaguchi

racinglegends:

"… a horse who won the Derby in record time after a 300-day layoff, who showed the fighting qualities he did in Ascot’s all-age showpiece, and who signed off with an Arc against the best Europe could produce is entitled to be stabled with the greats."

Robin Oakley on Lammtarra in "Britain and Ireland’s Top 100 Racehorses of All Time".

Photo: Seiji Sakaguchi

Tonalist 

Tonalist 

Teddy

Teddy

racinglegends:

Horse Chestnut in his paddock at Drakenstein Stud.
Photo: Drakenstein Stud’s Facebook page

racinglegends:

Horse Chestnut in his paddock at Drakenstein Stud.

Photo: Drakenstein Stud’s Facebook page

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Man O’ War

Man O’ War

Stay Thirsty 

Stay Thirsty 

Ogygian

Ogygian

Black Caviar

Black Caviar

racinglegends:

Paynter the Miracle Horse at WinStar.

Photos: Casey Phillips
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