Undefeated Starters

April 30, 2002 7:33 AM
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The listing below represents undefeated Kentucky Derby starters, and includes only the modern era of the Derby. Thunderer was a full brother to Regret. They each made their first start as 3-year-olds in the Kentucky Derby, as did Morvich in 1922.

 

Year Horse Pre-Derby Wins Derby Finish
1915 Regret 3 1st
1916 Thunderer 3 5th
1922 Morvich 11 1st
1940 Bimelech 8 2nd
1948 Coaltown 4 2nd
1953 Native Dancer 11 2nd
1963 Candy Spots 6 3rd
1963 No Robbery 5 5th
1969 Majestic Prince 7 1st
1977 Seattle Slew 6 1st
1978 Sensitive Prince 6 6th
1982 Air Forbes Won 4 7th
1988 Private Terms 7 9th
1990 Mister Frisky 16 8th
1999 Trippi 5 11th

 

PUSH FOR OLD TIMES ”” Brokers Tip (R) fends off Head Play to capture 1933 Kentucky Derby in 2:06 4/5.