three-year-old horse

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a racehorse that is three years old

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Paul Cole said there is a reason the (old) schedule of races existed - it reflected the development of two- and three-year-old horses.
The Listed Ganton Stakes and the lucrative Bond Tyres Trophy - the most valuable sprint handicap for three-year-old horses in Europe - are the major selling points on the Knavesmire on Saturday.
Mastoor' is headed for a bright future and is considered one of the best among three-year-old horses in the region.
Run on Derby Day over the same distance as the famous Epsom classic and for three-year-old horses rated 0-105, Musselburgh believe the Edinburgh Cup will attract colts and fillies with the potential to progress to Group races.
9 Jupiter; 10 Because it is a race for three-year-old horses only.
The Crown Royal American Turf Stakes, a 1 1/4-mile race for three-year-old horses, was won by Kitten's Joy last year.
Three-year-old horses can be compared to the 12- and 13-year-olds in women's Olympic gymnastics.
In America, the inaugural Kentucky Derby, on May 17, 1875, drew 15 three-year-old horses and a crowd of 10,000.
It was the English 2,000 Guineas, one of the most prestigious races for three-year-old horses, which was attended by His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, and Shaikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and Minister of Finance, during the time when Shaikh Mohammad was studying at the Bell Language School in Cambridge.
Henry; 6 The soul; 7 Kathryn Dawn; 8 French; 9 The U2 pilot Gary Powers; 10 It is a race for three-year-old horses.
With competitions for two and three-year-old horses at most fairs, owners can run their horses in the same type of races they would at larger venues.
Dubai The UAE Derby (Group 2) occupies pride of place on the Dubai World Cup card and has appropriately lured some of the best three-year-old horses on the planet to compete for the richest colt's Classic purse of $2 million (Dh7.
No-one who has followed Flat racing for any length of time believes owners are going to run their Group 1-winning three-year-old horses as four-yearolds, rather than, as now, hustling them off to the breeding shed, parroting, "He has nothing more to prove.
ANSWERS: 1 Moscow and Vladivostok' 2 Because it is a race for three-year-old horses only' 3 Oktoberfest' 4 Four' 5 Albert' 6 Jupiter' 7 Yellow' 8 A device used to aid the memory' 9 1085 and 1086 (The Domesday Book)' 10 Childline.
Never before have two- and three-year-old horses had an opportunity to compete for combined purses exceeding $1 million," said Michigan Racing Commissioner Annette M.