MORELLO (USA) b. H, 1890
DP = 0-0-0-0-0 (0) DI = Inf CD = Inf - 32 Starts, 24 Wins, 3 Places, 3 Shows Career Earnings: $80,155
Owner: 1) J. B. Doswell, 2) Frank Van Ness Breeder: Ellerslie Stud (Richard Johnson Hancock) State Bred: VA Winnings: 32 Starts: 24 - 3 - 3, $80,155
AT 2: Won Futurity S.
AT 3: EAR 1-1/4mi in 2:05 @ Washington Pk
Won Hawthorne Derby, Drexel Stakes, Dearborn Handicap, Wheeler Handicap (NTR for 1-1/4 miles)
One of the best colts of his generation; generally ranked as co-champion three-year-old male in the USA with Clifford. Morello was a great bargain as he cost J. B. Doswell only $110 as a yearling. After winning his first two races, Morello was sold to sold to Frank Van Ness for $5,000. He won 24 races and over $80,000 in his career.
Broke down in 1894 and was retired to stud and died November 28, 1896 at the farm of J.O. Rees, at Contra Costa, California.