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Alysheba

  • Birth 3 Mar 1984 Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, USA
  • Death 27 Mar 2009 Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, USA
  • Burial Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, USA
  • Memorial ID 35280071

Race Horse. He was the winner of both the 1987 Kentucky Derby and the Preakness, ridden by Hall of Fame jockey Chris McCarron. He fell short for his bid of a Triple Crown with a fourth place finish at the Belmont Stakes. His other notable highlights include 1988 Horse of the Year honors and 1988 Breeder's Cup Champion. The offspring of Alydar and Bel Sheba, he was bred by Preston Madden and trained by Jack Van Berg. Alysheba recorded eleven first place victories during his career and was inducted into the National Museum of Racing's Hall of Fame in 1993. Alysheba was euthanized after suffering injuries from a fall.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: C.S.
  • Added: 28 Mar 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 35280071
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Alysheba (3 Mar 1984–27 Mar 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 35280071, citing Kentucky Horse Park, Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .