1987 Kentucky Derby Alysheba #809
This photograph shows Alysheba, with Hall of Fame rider Chris McCarron aboard, surviving clipping heels with Bet Twice to defeat that rival in the 1987 Kentucky Derby at historic Churchill Downs. The "Run For The Roses" is considered America's premier horse race, always drawing crowds in excess of 100,000. This horse race has earned the nickname of being the "Fastest Two Minutes In Sports". Gallery of Champions copyright watermark does not appear on the actual photos.