Sir Huon Wins!

Start good; won driving; second same. Jockey Troxler rode a well judged race on SIR HUON, saved him from the pace set by HYPERION II, and never made a move until well around the far turn, where the colt came fast, and taking command entering the homestretch, held the race safe all through the last quarter. LADY NAVARRE was interfered with while rounding the turn into the backstretch and made a determined effort on the turn for home, but could never get to the winner. JAMES REDDICK was sore in his warm-up, but ran to his best race. HYPERION II forced a fast pace, but could not stay the route. DEBAR was always outrun. VELOURS cut no figure. Scratched - Creel.

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Trainer

Pete Coyne

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Jockey

Roscoe Troxler

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1900-1924

Early 1900's

At the turn of the century, financial problems plagued the racetrack. On October 1, 1902 a group headed by former Louisville Mayor Charles Grainger, Charlie Price and Matt J. Winn agreed to takeover the operation. The takeover was done by amending the track's articles of incorporation with no transfer in the form of a deed. Grainger was named president, Price racing secretary and Winn vice president.

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Kentucky Derby 32 Race Recap

Start good; won driving; second same. Jockey Troxler rode a well judged race on SIR HUON, saved him from the pace set by HYPERION II, and never made a move until well around the far turn, where the colt came fast, and taking command entering the homestretch, held the race safe all through the last quarter. LADY NAVARRE was interfered with while rounding the turn into the backstretch and made a determined effort on the turn for home, but could never get to the winner. JAMES REDDICK was sore in his warm-up, but ran to his best race. HYPERION II forced a fast pace, but could not stay the route. DEBAR was always outrun. VELOURS cut no figure. Scratched - Creel.