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Iron Liege

Status:
Deceased
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Bred:
Kentucky (USA) by Calumet
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What the Horse Racing Nation is saying about Iron Liege...

The date was May 4, 1957. The Soviet Union was only a few months away from sending a dog into space, and in the world of thoroughbred horse racing, one of the most talked about races in history was about to be run under the famed twin spires. The main players were part of what many still call the fi...Read More
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  • driveon · I was thinking the same thing as Mike in SB when I watched it. The "misjudgement" was far less pronounced than I thought it was originally..... · 879 days ago ·
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  • BrianZipse · Guys, he lost by a nose even after losing momentum. I have little doubt that Gallant Man would have won if not for the misjudge. · 879 days ago ·
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Iron Liege - Race Results & Past Performances

Date(Descending)
Horse
Fin
Tr
#
Dist.
Sf.
Race
$
Cnd
1st
2nd
3rd
Time
View Details08/31/57Iron Liege2ndWaP81 3/16 mTAmerican Derby-G2  Round TableIron LiegeEkaba1:55.00
View Details05/04/57Iron Liege1stCD71 1/4 mDKentucky Derby-G1 3 MIron LiegeGallant ManRound Table2:02.20
View Details03/30/57Iron Liege3rdGP81 1/8 mDFlorida Derby-G1 3 MGen. DukeBold RulerIron Liege1:46.80
View Details02/09/57Iron Liege1stHia51 1/16 mDAllow  Iron LiegeGen. DukeMissile1:42.80