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KENTUCKY DERBY 2020 ~ RESULTS + GRAPHICS 9/5
« on: September 07, 2020, 03:35:44 AM »
  :forruffian: **KENTUCKY DERBY RESULTS**

 


GOOD AFTERNOON -&- WELCOME
TO SUPURRR SPECIAL SATURDAY


 NO TIZ NOT THE 1ST SATURDAY IN MAY
IT'S THE FIRST SATURDAY IN SEPTEMBER
      AND ~ KENTUCKY DERBY DAY


A MIND TRIP FOR MOST OF US TO BE SURE!
       BUT WHEN LIFE HANDS U LEMONS
JUST BE SURE TO GRAB THE SUGAR FOR LEMONADE
     


TODAY IS:
NATIONAL ''BE QUIET'' DAY
     

    HONORING THAT HOLIDAY
        OUR FEATURE EVENT:
THE "SOUNDS OF SILENCE" STAKES

   
         


WITH THE LATE SCRATCHES OF
       THE RAVEN + BRI


DEFENDING CHAMP ~CRUZAN~
WILL HAVE 9 CAPABLE CHALLENGERS

THE TENACIOUS TEN ARE READY TO ROCK THE DAY
     





AND AWAY THEY GO IN ...
    THE 'SOUNDS OF SILENCE' STAKES




ROAMIN ROARS OUT OF THE GATE
     TO TAKE THE FIELD INTO THE TURN

 
       
    ~~OUT OF THE TURN THEY COME~~
           


ROAMIN NOT HANDLING THE TURN WELL
        HAS DROPPED BACK

IT IS NOW DUSTY LEAPING TO
A GIGANTIC LEAD OVER THE FIELD!



CATALINA IS ABOUT 8 LENGTHS BACK
    FOLLOWED BY POST TIME MIKE

ANOTHER FEW LENGTHS BEHIND THAT TRIO
        THUNDER CAT -&- REAL QUIET

TIGER DANCER IS NEXT
      FOLLOWED BY ROAMIN

BLUNNY IS TRYING TO CHARGE UP HIS ENERGIZER BATTERY
    BUT SO FAR HE IS MEANDERING ALONG IN LOW GEAR
     


    TRAILING THE FIELD IN TURTLE TEMPO TARDINESS
DEFENDING CHAMP CRUZAN -&- A 'CHEETAH-LESS' RUFFIAN
       


    ~~THEY'RE AT THE TOP OF THE STRETCH~~


THINGS HAVE SUDDENLY CHANGED DRAMATICALLY!
                 
IN A HEARTBEAT ...  REAL QUIET ~ RUFFIAN -&- CATALINA
TURNED INTO A PEGASUS TRIO LEAVING THE REST BEHIND
               


BUT POST TIME MIKE IS CATCHING UP QUICKLY

DUSTY IS RIGHT THERE
WITH ROAMIN + TIGER DANCER RIGHT ON HER TAIL

IT'S A LONG WAY BACK TO
  THIS SNAIL PACED TRIO
THUNDER CAT ~ BLUNNY ~ CRUZAN
   


    ~~AND DOWN THE STRETCH THEY COME~~


NOW IT'S POST TIME MIKE
TAKING COMMAND OF THE LEAD

REAL QUIET ~ DUSTY ~ RUFFIAN
  HOT TO TROT ON HIS TAIL
 
             

ROAMIN NOT THRU YET IS RIGHT THERE
   SIDE BY SIDE WITH TIGER DANCER

A BIG GAP NOW BACK TO
CATALINA & THUNDER CAT ~ MEOW MEOW

THE NOT SO ENERGIZED BLUNNY EVEN FARTHER BACK

AND ALL ALONE IN HIS OWN TIME ZONE ~
DEFENDING CHAMP ~CRUZAN~
HEADING TOWARDS YE OLE DOG HOUSE!



JUST A FURLONG TO GO TO THE WIRE
    WITH POST TIME MIKE
IN TOTAL COMMAND OF THE RACE

BUT AS YA KNOW  ~
THERE'S NEVER A 'SURE THING'
TILL NOSE TOUCHES WIRE AND
THE STOUT LADY SINGS HER ARIA



JUST AS SHE WAS ABOUT TO SING
    THE PRAISES FOR POST TIME MIKE
SOMEONE ELSE
   HAS SOMETHING TO SAY ....



AND HE SAID IT WITH A MIGHTY ROAR!
     IRONICALLY ON NATIONAL "BE QUIET DAY"
IT IS REAL QUIET WITH THE LOUDEST SOUND OF THE DAY!
      A NOT SO QUIET MIGHTY ROAR OF VICTORY!
        SHATTERING ''THE SOUNDS OF SILENCE''

             



    $$--OFFICIAL ORDER OF FINISH--$$
         SOUNDS OF SILENCE STAKES


            ***SPECIAL DERBY DAY NOTE***
  REAL QUIET + TIGER DANCER WERE THE ONLY ONES TO
REALIZE THE "AUTHENTIC" ABILITY OF THE DERBY WINNER
 



1st ~ REAL QUIET ==== $172.80  :celebrate:
*YO-YO-DUDE AWARD:  {LAST IN SS 8/29  TO #1}
  ~~WINNER~~ 


2nd ~ POST TIME MIKE === $133.60
*A Winning Total On Most Days!
   *Derby Day BridesMan



3rd ~ DUSTY ==== $111.50
*Catches The Bodacious Bouquet
  ~*~ ~*~ ~*~ 


4th ~ RUFFIAN === $107.40
*By A Cheetah Whisker, Steals The Precious
~RING-THIEF~


    ~~ALSO RAN~~



ROAMIN ==== $106.60

TIGER DANCER === $100.40

CATALINA ==== $89.00

THUNDER CAT ==== $85.80

BLUNNY ==== $59.80

{DC}CRUZAN ==== $14.60
FROM PENTHOUSE TO DOG HOUSE
** YO-YO-DUDE  {#1 SS 8/29 To Last}
   


   :lightbulb: REPORT $$ OBJECTIONS TO: 
            RUFFIAN333@webtv.net

    WE NOW BID YOU A FOND DERBY DAY FAREWELL
SOME LEAVING IN DIRE DISAPPOINTMENT OF NO TRIPLE CROWN
    OTHERS IN SHEER GLEE AND GLORY AT THE END OF DAY

    WISHING ALL A SAFE & SANE SECLUSION
AND REMEMBER ===> A PHONE CALL OR EMAIL
   LETS OTHERS KNOW THEY ARE NOT ALONE


     **Graphics By: 
   ~~TIGER DANCER~~


   







« Last Edit: September 07, 2020, 12:30:23 PM by RUFFIAN »
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Re: KENTUCKY DERBY 2020 ~ RESULTS + GRAPHICS 9/5
« Reply #1 on: September 07, 2020, 12:03:00 PM »
Congratulations, Real Quiet!  Great race call, Miz Ruffian!  And it's grrrreat to have some real graphics again for such a special occasion!

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Re: KENTUCKY DERBY 2020 ~ RESULTS + GRAPHICS 9/5
« Reply #2 on: September 07, 2020, 03:25:37 PM »
Good form Real Quiet!!! ;D Excellent effort in the 2020 "Almost Fall" Run for the Roses!!! :thumbsup:

Even if my Derby pick had been Authentic, I still would be Runner-up!!! :OMG:

The highlights of my Derby Day were Beau Recall in the Distaff Turf Mile and the fantastic finish for Bell's The One and Serengeti Empress in the Derby City Distaff!!! :happy:

Tremendous thanks to Lady Cat and Tiger Dancer for the outstanding call and graphics!!! :thanks: :thanks:

If conditions allow??? ::)

See ya'll in the Starting Gate!!! 8) :rhrse:


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Re: KENTUCKY DERBY 2020 ~ RESULTS + GRAPHICS 9/5
« Reply #3 on: September 08, 2020, 11:13:29 AM »
Congrats Real Quiet!!!! :happy: nicely done = The graphics were superb!!!
May they run with the wind