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WHAT IS THE ONLY HORSE TO WIN THE BING CROSBY (GI) ON TWO NON-CONSECUTIVE YEARS?
The Bing Crosby Stakes (GI) was first run in 1946. In the 75 years that it has been run five horse have one it twice. How Now in 1957-58, Cherry River in 1976-77, Kona Gold in 2000-01 and Ransom Moon in 2017-18 did in consecutive years. In 1967 Kissin’ George won the race. Then two years later he won it in 1969. In both those years Kissin’ George was ridden by William Mahorney and trained by Buster Millerick.