By Deb Aronson
Alexandra the Great tells one of many maximum underdog stories in American sports—the tale of Rachel Alexandra, who grew as much as develop into probably the most awesome racehorses in heritage. regardless of dominating each filly her age, her proprietor refused to allow her compete opposed to male horses. whilst a brand new proprietor observed her capability and raced her opposed to larger, greater men, Rachel Alexandra thrived and went directly to win the Preakness, the 1st filly to take action in eighty five years, and the Woodward, a feat by no means sooner than accomplished via a filly. Having grown right into a powerful, muscular, dominating athlete, Rachel Alexandra used to be named 2009 Horse of the 12 months, broke documents, graced the pages of Vogue magazine, and confirmed humans all over the world precisely what it capacity to "run like a girl."
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