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American Pharoah vs. Secretariat: Who Would Win?

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The 2015 Triple Crown winner American Pharoah ran the sixth-fastest Belmont Stakes ever, but if he were racing against Secretariat’s record time in 1973, he would have been a distant second. Watch the two races side-by-side.

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American Pharoah’s A Superhorse, But He’s No Secretariat ...
All that said, American Pharoah’s win didn’t clear up whether a horse that wins at 9.5 and 10 furlongs (the distances of the Preakness Stakes and Kentucky Derby, respectively) is likely to be able to win at 12 furlongs.

American Pharoah vs. Secretariat: Who Would Win? - The ...
Among Triple Crown winners, American Pharoah was faster than legendary horses such as Seattle Slew, War Admiral and Citation. He was even a nose or so quicker than the previous Triple Crown winner, Affirmed in 1978. Watch a video of the 1973 and 2015 Belmont Stakes side-by-side ...

Secretariat would have dominated American Pharoah at the ...
American Pharoah became the first horse since Affirmed to win the Triple Crown last Saturday at the Belmont Stakes, but American Pharoah’s final time around the 1.5-mile track was a full two seconds behind the record set by Secretariat in 1973. The Wall Street Journal made this amazing side-by ...

American Pharoah vs. Secretariat: Breeders' Cup Classic is ...
American Pharoah has raced just 10 times, winning eight and finishing second last month at the Travers at Saratoga. It is not heresy to compare a horse to Secretariat if it lost a race after the Triple Crown.

American Pharoah - Wikipedia
American Pharoah is descended from Secretariat, Count Fleet, War Admiral, and Gallant Fox, all of whom also won the American Triple Crown. ... The win by American Pharoah set up an attempt for the Triple Crown for the second straight year.

American Pharoah vs Secretariat - YouTube
How does American Pharoah's Belmont comapre to that od Secretariat?

Secretariat's owner: American Pharoah doesn't measure up ...
If American Pharoah takes Saturday's Belmont Stakes and win horse racing's Triple Crown, he won't measure up to the likes of Affirmed, War Admiral or Secretariat – so says Penny Chenery, owner of Secretariat.

NYRA Poll: All-Time Belmont Stakes Boils Down To ...
NYRA Poll: All-Time Belmont Stakes Boils Down To Secretariat Vs American Pharoah. Sponsored by: ... He proved to a new generation of racing fans that horses of this era can indeed win the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes in a five-week span, and that a Triple Crown champion is not just a vestige from four decades in the past. ...