04/13/2011 10:52AM

Kentucky Derby Fastest Fractions & Final Times

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FASTEST RUNNINGS OF THE KENTUCKY DERBY
Year Horse Time
1973 Secretariat 1:59 2/5
2001 Monarchos 1:59.97
1964 Northern Dancer 2:00
1985 Spend a Buck 2:00 1/5
1962 Decidedly 2:00 2/5
1967 Proud Clarion 2:00 3/5
1996 Grindstone 2:01.06
2000 Fusaichi Pegasus 2:01.12
2002 War Emblem 2:01.13
2003 Funny Cide 2:01.19
1965 Lucky Debonair 2:01 1/5
1978 Affirmed 2:01 1/5
1995 Thunder Gulch 2:01.27
2006 Barbaro 2:01.36
1941 Whirlaway 2:01 2/5
1950 Middleground 2:01 3/5
1952 Hill Gail 2:01 3/5
1976 Bold Forbes 2:01 3/5

 

FASTEST KENTUCKY DERBY FRACTIONS
Quarter Mile(1/4)
Time Horse (Year)
:21 4/5 Top Avenger (1981)
:22 Bombay Duck (1975)
:22.25 Songandaprayer (2001)
:22.28 Spanish Chestnut (2005)
:22 1/5 Kentucky Sherry (1968)
:22 1/5 Barbs Delight (1967)
:22 1/5 Groovy (1986)
:22.32 Bodemeister (2012)
:22.34 Honour And Glory (1996)
:22 2/5 Dominant (1916)
:22 2/5 Olympia (1949)
:22 2/5 Royal Shuck (1964)
:22 2/5 Bold Forbes (1976)
:22 2/5 Serena's Song (1995)
:22.47 Hal's Hope (2000)

 

Half Mile(1/2)
Time Horse (Year)
:44.86 Songandaprayer (2001)
:45 1/5 Top Avenger (1981)
:45 1/5 Groovy (1986)
:45.39 Bodemeister (2012)
:45.38 Spanish Chestnut (2005)
:45 2/5 Bombay Duck (1975)
:45 3/5 Sensitive Prince (1978)
:45.75 Old Trieste (1998)
:45 4/5 For The Moment (1977)
:45 4/5 Bold Forbes (1976)
:45 4/5 Kentucky Sherry (1968)
:45 4/5 Lee Town (1962)
:45 4/5 Spend a Buck (1985)
:45.89 Serena's Song (1995)
:45.99 Hal's Hope (2000)

 

Three-Quarter Mile(3/4)
Time Horse (Year)
1:09.25 Songandaprayer (2001)
1:09.59 Spanish Chestnut (2005)
1:09 3/5 Spend a Buck (1985)
1:09.80 Bodemeister (2012)
1:09 4/5 Kentucky Sherry (1968)
1:09.99 Hal's Hope (2000)
1:10 Never Bend (1963)
1:10.15 Honour And Glory (1996)
1:10 1/5 Sunrise County (1962)
1:10 1/5 Top Avenger (1981)
1:10 1/5 Groovy (1986)
1:10 1/5 Serena's Song (1995)

 

One Mile
Time Horse (Year)
1:34 4/5 Spend a Buck (1985)
1:35.00 Congaree (2001)
1:35 Kauai King (1966)
1:35 Unbridled's Song (1996)
1:35.19 Bodemeister (2012)
1:35 1/5 Admiral's Voyage (1962)
1:35 2/5 Never Bend (1963)
1:35 2/5 Hill Gail (1952)
1:35.88 Spanish Chestnut (2005)