1960 Preakness Stakes en
The 1960 Preakness Stakes was the 85th running of the $175,000 Preakness Stakes. The race took place on May 21, 1960, and was televised in the United States on the CBS television network. Bally Ache, who was jockeyed by Robert Ussery, won the race by four lengths over runner-up Victoria Park. Approximate post time was 5:48 p.m. Eastern Time. The race was run on a fast track in a final time of 1:57-3/5 The Maryland Jockey Club reported total attendance of 30,659, this is recorded as second highest on the list of American thoroughbred racing top attended events for North America in 1960. Wikipedia [ - ]
- The 1960 Preakness Stakes was the 85th running of the Preakness Stakes, the second leg of the Triple Crown of thoroughbred horse racing in the United States. The race was held on May 21, 1960 at the Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Maryland, United States. Bally Ache, who was jockeyed by Bobby Ussery, won the race.