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Frank A. Alexander

Frank Alexander
Occupation Trainer
Birthplace Glen Cove, New York,
United States
Birth date October 18, 1937
Career wins not found
Major racing wins, honours & awards
Major racing wins

Canadian Turf Handicap (1981)
Lamplighter Stakes (1981)
Cotillion Handicap (1984)
Carry Back Stakes (1986)
Sunny Isle Handicap (1986)
Cowdin Stakes (1992)
Derby Trial Stakes (1993)
Dwyer Stakes (1993)
Lafayette Stakes (1993)
Pennsylvania Derby (1993)
Super Derby (1993)
Frank J. De Francis Memorial Dash (1994)
Gulfstream Park Sprint Championship (1995)
Hopeful Stakes (1998)
Meadowlands Cup (1998)
Commonwealth Breeders' Cup Stakes (1999)
Remsen Stakes (2000)
Athenia Handicap (2001, 2002)
Just A Game Handicap (2002)
Mother Goose Stakes (2002)
Violet Handicap (2002)
Nassau County Stakes (2002)
William Donald Schaefer Handicap (2003)
Pilgrim Stakes (2006)

Breeders' Cup wins:
Breeders' Cup Sprint (1994)
Significant horses
Cherokee Run

Frank A. Alexander (born October 18, 1937 in Glen Cove, Long Island, New York) is an American Thoroughbred horse racing trainer.

Alexander took out his trainer's license in 1963 and in 1974 opened a public stable in Maryland. He returned to his present base in New York in 1987. In 1994 he trained Cherokee Run to a win in the Breeders' Cup World Championships and earned American Champion Sprint Horse honors.

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