Why Buckpasser's mission to Paris was scrubbed

Tower, Whitney
June 1967
Sports Illustrated;06/26/1967, Vol. 26 Issue 26, p62
The article discusses Buckpasser's disappointing performance at the 1967 Bowling Green Handicap horse race. Buckpasser had accumulated 24 wins in 27 races and 1,342,204 U.S. dollars in earnings. Buckpasser had also been successful in sprints and has set the world record for the mile race. Buckpasser finished behind his stablemate Poker and Assagai as he struggled with Bowling Green's grass tracks.


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