TVG Documentary California Chrome 2016

TVG Documentary California Chrome 2016

The TVG special on the 2016 of California Chrome is a must watch for all “Chromies”.

The horse is now preparing for the world’s richest horse race the Pegasus World Cup.

After that it is expected California Chrome will move to Taylor Made Farm in Kentucky.

  • North America’s all-time leading money winner — $14,502,650; Made 26 lifetime starts to date with
    average earnings per start of $557,794
  • Seven-time G1 winner with 2016 wins in the Dubai World Cup [G1], Pacific Classic [G1], and Awesome Again S. [G1]
  • Beyer Speed Figures of 119, 113, 113, 112, 111, etc.
  • Ran negative 4 ½ Thoro-Graph — twice in 2016
  • Broke maiden at 4 ½ furlongs in May as a 2-year-old, won 1 ¼-mile Classic as a 3-year-old
  • Raced drug-free in track record-setting performance in the Dubai World Cup
  • Family includes leading sires ARCH, GREEN DESERT and SWAPS, and carries seven strains of LA TROIENNE
  • “He is destined to be enshrined among the all-time greats in the Hall of Fame.” – Steve Haskin, Blood-Horse

Won at 2

  • Graduation S. at Del Mar (5 1/2 furlongs, defeating Moving Desert, Gangnam Guy, Better Bet, Solid Wager, Willie B Awesome, Betting McCann Can)
  • King Glorious S. at Hollywood Park (7 furlongs, by 6 1/4, defeating Life Is a Joy, Pray Hard, Better Bet, Convoy, Aotearoa, Tizouttasight, Alpine Luck, Ghost of Harrenhal, Smoove It)
  • A maiden special weight race at Hollywood Park (4 ½ furlongs, defeating, Charisma Code, Natural Stride, Better Bet, Salt Power, Bushwacked, Awesome T, Tenacity, Win Wish)

Won at 3

  • Kentucky Derby (G1, 10 furlongs, defeating Commanding Curve, Danza, Wicked Strong, Samraat, Dance With Fate, Ride On Curlin, Medal Count, Chitu, We Miss Artie, General a Rod, Intense Holiday, Candy Boy, Uncle Sigh, Tapiture, Harry’s Holiday, Vinceremos, Wildcat Red, Vicar’s in Trouble)
  • Preakness S. (G1, 9 1/2 furlongs, defeating Ride On Curlin, Social Inclusion, General a Rod, Ring Weekend, Pablo Del Monte, Dynamic Impact, Kid Cruz, Bayern, Ria Antonia)
  • Santa Anita Derby (G1, 9 furlongs, by 5 1/4, defeating Hoppertunity, Candy Boy, Dublin Up, Big Tire, Rprettyboyfloyd, Friendswith K Mill, Schoolofhardknocks)
  • Hollywood Derby (G1, 9 furlongs on the turf, defeating Lexie Lou, Talco, Sawyer’s Hill, Cabral, Flamboyant)
  • San Felipe S. (G2, 8 ½ furlongs, by 7 ¼, defeating Midnight Hawk, Kristo, Schoolofhardknocks, Unstoppable Colby, Recanted, Sawyer’s Hill)
  • Cal Cup Derby (8 1/2 furlongs, defeating Tamarando, Life Is a Joy, Awesome Return, Better Bet, Public Policy, Lucky Views, Oh Billy Billy, Electric Eddie, Aotearoa)

3rd at 3

  • Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1, 10 furlongs, to Bayern, Toast of New York, defeating Shared Belief, Tonalist, Candy Boy, Cigar Street, Zivo, Imperative, Footbridge, V. E. Day, Prayer for Relief, Majestic Harbor, Moreno)

2nd at 4

  • Dubai World Cup (G1, 10 furlongs, to Prince Bishop, defeating Lea, Candy Boy, Hokko Tarumae, African Story, Long River, Side Glance, Epiphaneia)
  • San Antonio Inv. (G2, 9 furlongs, to Shared Belief, defeating Hoppertunity, Bronzo, You Know I Know, Imperative, Tonito M., Alfa Bird, Clubhouse Ride)

Won at 5

  • Pacific Classic (G1, 10 furlongs, by five lengths, defeating Beholder, Dortmund, Hoppertunity, Dalmore, Imperative, War Story, Hard Aces, Win the Space)
  • Awesome Again S. (G1, 9 furlongs, 112 Beyer, defeating Dortmund, Win the Space, Hard Aces, Soi Phet)
  • Dubai World Cup (G1, 10 furlongs, defeating Mubtaahij, Hoppertunity, Special Fighter, Frosted, Mshawish, Candy Boy, Keen Ice, Hokko Tarumae, Teletext, Vadamos, Gun Pit)
  • San Diego H. (G2, 8 1/2 furlongs, 111 Beyer, defeating Dortmund, Win the Space, Follow Me Crev, Crittenden)
  • San Pasqual S. (G2, 8 1/2 furlongs, defeating Imperative, Hoppertunity, Hard Aces, Blingo, Point Piper, Alfa Bird)
  • Winter Challenge S. at Los Alamitos (8 1/2 furlongs in NTR 1:40.03, defeating Point Piper, Papacoolpapacool, Ain’t Misbehavin, Avanti Bello, Presidentsky, Howdy, Wrightwood, Lucky J Lane, Unusual Meeting)
  • Trans Gulf Trophy H. (10 furlongs, defeating Storm Belt, Success Story, Hunting Ground, Pit Stop, Good Contact, Plantagenet, El Tren)

2nd at 5

  • Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1, 10 furlongs, 119 Beyer, by a half-length to Arrogate, defeating Keen Ice, Hoppertunity, Melatonin, Frosted, Effinex, War Story, Win the Space)

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