Reader Challenge: Belmont Mystery

Reader challenge: The pedigree of this racehorse (pictured at Belmont Park) features inbreeding to a runner-up in both the Manhattan Handicap and Jockey Club Gold Cup. This racehorse's sire also appears in the pedigree of a recent gr. I winner at Belmont. Your challenge is to answer the following questions in the comments section below:

  • 1. Who is this racehorse?
  • 2. Who is the inbred ancestor?
  • 3. What recent gr. I winner's pedigree features this horse's sire?
  • 4. What race is shown below?

UPDATE: Congrats to refrain, Kirsten, ericarole, HLLIKINS, Carissa, and russf for their correct identification of Waya (by Faraway Son), inbred 4 x 4 to Judy O'Grady, and pictured here winning the 1978 Man O'War Stakes (Click for Video).

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