Mr Prospector

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Winnings: 14 Starts: 7 - 4 - 2, $112,171

1973: 2nd Derby Trial S.

1974: Won Gravesend H., Whirlaway H.

2nd Firecracker H.-G3, Carter H.-G2, Royal Poinciana S.

3rd Paumonok H.-G3

NTR Gulfstream 6f 1:07 4/5 NTR Garden State 6f 1:08 3/5

Mr. Prospector (1970-1999) was a thoroughbred racehorse who won half of his 14 career starts, but whose descendants have come to dominate the United States Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing.

An also-ran in the year the great Secretariat won the Triple Crown, Mr. Prospector's sire was Raise A Native, a son of Native Dancer and out of the Nashua mare, Gold Digger

One of Mr. P's most remarkable feats was siring one winner of each of the Triple Crown races, a feat his grandson, Unbridled, has also accomplished. His Triple Crown race winners were the 2000 Kentucky Derby winner FUSAICHI PEGASUS , a promising young sire; 1985 Preakness Stakes winner Tank's Prospect; and 1982 Belmont Stakes winner and Eclipse Award for Horse of the Year, Conquistador Cielo.

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Died June 1999, buried at Claiborne Farm. 679923285_e9bce801db_m.jpg Claiborn's cemetary

Monarchos & Seeking The Gold pics More pics from Claiborn & their cemetary


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