UK Wildcats basketball team visits Triple Crown winner Justify
The backside visit at Churchill Downs for the team to present Justify with a gift.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WDRB) -- A team of Wildcats got to meet Triple Crown winner Justify on Thursday.
Coach John Calipari and members of the University of Kentucky men's basketball team were at Churchill Downs to meet the newly-crowned champ.
They posted pictures on Twitter of the meeting, and the team brought along a UK basketball jersey for Justify with the number 13. The thoroughbred became the 13th Triple Crown winner, when he won the Belmont Stakes on June 9.
Winstar Farms also posted pictures of CEO Elliott Walden with coach Calipari. They also shared more pictures saying that "Justify got to meet with some other top class athletes."
And Justify's official Twitter account also posted a picture of him with his new jersey.
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