Triple Crown Winners English Classic Races



English Triple Crown Winners

The English Triple Crown for three-year-old thoroughbred racehorses, consists of the one-mile 2000 Guineas (Group 1) at Newmarket Racecourse, The Derby (Group 1) over one and a half miles at Epsom Racecourse and the St. Leger (Group 1) at Doncaster Racecourse run over one mile six furlongs and 132 yards.

There have been 15 English Triple Crown winners so far and they are as follows

West Australian won the English Triple Crown in 1853

born 1850 bay horse by Melbourne out of Mowerina who was by Touchstone

Gladiateur won the English Triple Crown in 1865

born 1862 bay horse by Monarque out of Miss Gladiator who was by Gladiator

Lord Lyon won the English Triple Crown in 1866

born 1863 bay horse by Stockwell out of Paradigm who was by Paragone

Ormonde won the English Triple Crown in 1886

born 1883 bay horse by Bend Or out of Lily Agnes who was by Macaroni

Common won the English Triple Crown in 1891

born 1888 brown horse by Isonomy out of Thistle who was by Scottish Chief

Isinglass won the English Triple Crown in 1893

born 1890 bay horse by Isonomy out of Deadlock who was by Wenlock

Galtee More won the English Triple Crown in 1897

born 1894 bay horse by Kendal out of Morganette who was by Springfield

Flying Fox won the English Triple Crown in 1899

born 1896 bay horse by Orme out of Vampire who was by Galopin

Diamond Jubilee won the English Triple Crown in 1900

born 1897 bay horse by St. Simon out of Perdita who was by Hampton

Rock Sand won the English Triple Crown in 1903

born 1900 brown horse by Sainfoin out of Roquebrune who was by St. Simon

Pommern won the English Triple Crown in 1915

born 1912 bay horse by Polymelus out of Merry Agnes who was by St. Hilaire

Gay Crusader won the English Triple Crown in 1917

born 1914 bay horse by Bayardo out of Gay Laura who was by Beppo

Gainsborough won the English Triple Crown in 1918

born 1915 bay horse by Bayardo out of Rosedrop who was by St. Frusquin

Bahram won the English Triple Crown in 1935

born 1932 brown horse by Blandford out of Friar’s Daughter who was by Friar Marcus

Nijinsky II won the English Triple Crown in 1970

born 1967 bay horse by Northern Dancer out of Flaming Page who was by Bull Page