However, Hard Spun was a dirt performer through and through, with a victory in the Grade 1 King's Bishop Stakes and a second in the Kentucky Derby among his efforts, and it is interesting to note the improvement Questing made once switched to dirt.
What does KB stand for?
KB stands for King's Bishop (chess)
This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Slang/chat, popular culture
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We have 37 other meanings of KB in our Acronym Attic
- Kick Buttowski (cartoon character)
- Kickback (aka party)
- Killer Bud (2001 movie)
- Killing Blow (gaming)
- Kilobit (written with lowercase b; 1024 bits)
- KiloByte (written with uppercase B; 1024 Bytes)
- Kind Bud (marijuana strain)
- King's Bench
Samples in periodicals archive:
This allows the King's Bishop to join the fun on b5, as well as blocking the Rook's pressure on c4 16 Rd8 17.
Hard Spun, who won the King's Bishop Stakes and ran second in the Kentucky Derby and Breeders' Cup Classic, is the sire of ten stakes winners overall.
It was a shame White handed the advantage back when he exchanged off his King's Bishop because it amplified the significance of his bad Knight.
John Bishop, in his memoir The King's Bishop, recalls the battle.
Illness interrupted his three-year-old season but the son of Indian Charlie returned to record a victory in the Grade 2 Kelso Handicap and run a nose second to Caleb's Posse in the Grade 1 King's Bishop Stakes.