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Sensitive Prince

Sensitive Prince
Sire Majestic Prince
Dam Sensitive Lady
Grandsire Raise A Native
Damsire Sensitivo
Gender Stallion
Foaled 1975
Country United States
Color Bay
Breeder Joseph Taub
Owner Top the Marc Stable
Trainer H. Allen Jerkens
Record 20: 14-1-2
Earnings $495,475
Sensitive Prince is a thoroughbred racehorse out of Sensitive Lady by Majestic Prince. He was born around 1975 in the United States, and was bred by Joseph Taub.
Major wins
Hutcheson Stakes (1978)
Fountain of Youth Stakes (1978)
Lexington Stakes (1978)
Hawthorne Derby (1978)
Jerome Handicap (1978)
Seminole Handicap (1979)
Gulfstream Park Handicap (1979)
Michigan Mile And One-Eighth Handicap (1979)
Pennsylvania Governor's Cup Handicap (1979)
Horse (Equus ferus caballus)

Sensitive Prince (foaled April 1, 1975 in Kentucky) was an American Thoroughbred racehorse. Out of the mare Sensitive Lady, he was sired by U.S. Racing Hall of Fame inductee, Majestic Prince.

Sensitive Price had the misfortune of being born in the same year as two future Hall of Fame horses, that year's U.S. Triple Crown champion Affirmed and his prime challenger, Alydar.

As a three-year-old, Sensitive Prince won Kentucky Derby prep races in Florida and at Keeneland Race Course. In the 1978 Derby, under jockey Mickey Solomone, he took the lead early and held it until the field turned for home before fading to finish sixth. Later that year he finished second in record time to Affirmed in the Jim Dandy Stakes at Saratoga Race Course but won three important races including the Jerome Handicap at Belmont Park.

Racing at age four, Sensitive Prince got his first important win of 1979 in the Gulfstream Park Handicap then added two more handicap wins before being retired to stud at the end of the racing season having set three track records during his career.

As a sire, Sensitive Prince stood for a time at Wimbledon Farm in Lexington, Kentucky. He met with only modest success, siring six stakes winners.



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