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2009 Iroquois (G3)

Date/Track:
11/1/2009, Churchill Downs
Distance:
1 mile (Dirt)
Age/Sex:
2 M
Time:
1:37.36

What the Nation is saying about the 2009 Iroquois (G3)...

The Steve Asmussen-trained THISKYHASNOLIMIT (Sky Mesa), who has failed to threaten Breeders' Cup-bound D' Funnybone (D'wildcat) in a pair of Grade 2 races in New York, relished the added ground and change of venue in Sunday's $120,800 Iroquois S. (G3) on opening day at Churchill Downs. Owned by Cath...Read More
  • horses · I have no idea how Thiskyhasnolimit jumped up and improved so much... seriously messed up my tri's. Think that Uh Oh Bango ran a huge race and is the real deal - at least at these shorter distances. · 1627 days ago ·
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Run over a one-turn mile on opening day of the Churchill fall season, the G3 Iroquois is for 2-year-olds who are A) not quite good enough at this stage of their young careers to test the Breeders' Cup waters or B) avoiding Santa Anita's synthetic surface in order to race over conventional dirt. A fu...Read More
Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas has entered Robert Baker and William Mack’s highly-touted Dublin in the $100,000 Iroquois (gr. III) for juveniles at a mile on the main track. A field of 12 was drawn for the Churchill Downs fall meet opening day co-feature. Read More
Cooler temperatures and the leaves changing colors signify the return of live horse racing to the Louisville, Kentucky, area as Churchill Downs, the historic home of the Kentucky Derby (G1), readies to open its much anticipated 120th fall meet on Sunday.Read More
Hal Wiggins hit the apex of his training career this spring when he saddled Rachel Alexandra to her resounding victory in the Kentucky Oaks (gr. I) May 1. He hopes the final month on the backside gets off to a rousing start Nov. 1 when he sends out Brassy Boy in the Iroquois (gr. III) for longtime c...Read More

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