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|Breeder||Edward, Jr., Gregory, & Michael Kelly|
|Owner||Robert B. & Beverly J. Lewis|
|Trainer||D. Wayne Lukas|
|Commendable is a thoroughbred racehorse out of Bought Twice by Gone West. He was born around 1997 in the United States, and was bred by Edward, Jr., Gregory, & Michael Kelly.|
American Classic Race wins:|
Belmont Stakes (2000)
|Horse (Equus ferus caballus)|
Prior to the Belmont Stakes, Commendable had earned $88,470 in seven races and his only win had been back in August 1999 when he won a Del Mar maiden race for two-year-olds. In the Kentucky Derby he finished seventeenth in a nineteen-horse field after which his handlers chose not to run him in the Preakness Stakes.
He was retired to stud duty at Mill Ridge Farm in Lexington, Kentucky where he remained until 2005 when he was sent to a government-owned horse breeding operation in South Korea.