Travers Stakes Throughout the Years - NEWS10 ABC: Albany, New York News, Weather, Sports

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - Saturday is the 144th Running of the Grade, $1 million Travers at the Saratoga Race Course.


This is a signature day for Saratoga's racing season. The country's top 3-year-old thoroughbreds, Kentucky Derby winner Orb, Belmont Stakes winner Palace Malice and Haskell winner Verrazano, will compete.


The winning owner will receive the Man O' War Cup, the Travers trophy, along with many more traditions previous Travers race winners have received. See some of the great Travers races below.


Travers Stakes Throughout the Years

2011: Stay Thirsty



2010: Afleet Express



2009: Summer Bird



2007: Street Sense



2006: Bernardini



2002: Medaglia D'Oro



1995: Thunder Gulch



1989: Easy Goer



1957: Gallant Man



Amazing 6-way finish at Saratoga

August 22, 2009



Secretariat wins the Belmont, 1973

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