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In Reality

In Reality
Sire Intentionally
Dam My Dear Girl
Grandsire Intent
Damsire Rough'n Tumble
Gender Stallion
Foaled 1964
Country United States
Color Bay
Breeder France A. Genter
Owner France A. Genter
Trainer Melvin Calvert
Record 27: 14-9-2
Earnings US$795,824
Summary
In Reality is a thoroughbred racehorse out of My Dear Girl by Intentionally. He was born around 1964 in the United States, and was bred by France A. Genter.
Major wins
Pimlico Futurity (1966)
Fountain of Youth Stakes (1967)
Florida Derby (1967)
Jersey Derby (1967)
Rumson handicap (1967)
Hibiscus Stakes (1967)
Carter Handicap (1968)
John B. Campbell Handicap (1968)
Metropolitan Handicap (1968)
Honors
In Reality Stakes at Calder Race Course
Horse (Equus ferus caballus)

In Reality (1964–1989) was an American Thoroughbred racehorse whose wins included the Pimlico Futurity, Florida Derby, Carter Handicap, and Metropolitan Handicap. Bred in Florida, he was a son of Intentionally and out of the mare, My Dear Girl, the 1959 American Champion Two-Year-Old Filly. His damsire was Santa Anita Derby winner Rough'n Tumble who sired U.S. Racing Hall of Fame inductee, Dr. Fager.

In Reality was bred and raced by France A. Genter and would become an outstanding sire of three Champions and a good sire of sires. Among his offspring, In Reality was the sire of:

In Reality was also the damsire of:

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