Showing 1 - 10 of 36 Stories for Silky Sullivan
The pace that kills
Australia's Herb Elliott cut down his top rival by running too fast too soon
The Sunshine Circuit goes into eclipse
More than half of a once flourishing group of Florida shows have vanished in a turmoil of confused disputes, although the few that managed to function this season attracted surprisingly large entry lists
THE KENTUCKY DERBY
Last week, for example, on his first day at Churchill Downs since he came from California in 1958 to watch Silky Sullivan, Lou Rowan was all smiles as he said, ...
A WINNER KEPT UNDER WRAPS
... the public decided that these were the most interesting horses to watch: 1958, Tim Tam-Silky Sullivan (54%); 1959, Tomy Lee-Sword Dancer ...
UNCONSCIOUS, LIST AND TWIST
With Calumet is Trainer Reggie Cornell, who brought the glamorous but disappointing Silky Sullivan to the Derby in 1958. This time he has ...
Sport first, business second
That's the way it must be if racing is to stay healthy, as the brilliant 1958 season has again convincingly proved
The encore will be in Mexico
In a smashing show—a record-smashing show—at the Olympic trials, America's swimmers radiated an extravagant potential for gold medals
Faster and better and still only No. 2
Whether he is taking off with a baton or racing on his own, Villanova's intrepid Dave Patrick gives the impression that he is ready to run with the best, including, astonishingly enough, Jim Ryun
First in Du Quoin, with a second from Rome
Not all of the seven brothers and cousins who own Lindy's Pride were present when he pursued trotting's top prize in Illinois. The two who had led the family into the sport had an appointment at the Vatican
THE INFINITE ROLES OF WOMAN
The mutability of woman, long a topic for idle poets and recumbent philosophers, nowadays is the pursuit of photographers who hurry or wait to capture her ...