Cigar - Breeders Cup Classic (1995)

Palace Music - Solar Slew, by Seattle Slew

Cigar, whose 16-race winning streak over the course of 22 months from 1994 to 1996 tied the record of Citation and earned him legions of fans the world over, died Tuesday from complications from neck surgery at Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital near Lexington. He was 24 years old.