whisk broom ii


Horse of the Year 1913: Whisk Broom II

1907 chestnut colt by Broomstick, out of Audience

Record: 26 starts, 10 wins, 7 places, 1 show

Earnings: $37,931

Major wins (1913): Metropolitan Handicap, Brooklyn Handicap, Suburban Handicap

Trivia: With wins in the Metropolitan, Brooklyn, and Suburban Handicap, Whisk Broom II became the first of only four horses ever to win the New York Handicap Triple Crown