Iron Fist Wins Cornhusker Handicap at Prairie Meadows
The $300,000 G3 Prairie Meadows Cornhusker Handicap was run Saturday, July 8 at Prairie Meadows in Altoona, Iowa - a 1 1/18-mile dirt race for horses three years old and upward. Whispering Oaks Farm's 7-1 co-third choice Iron Fist posted his third stakes win this year and first ever graded stakes score by two lengths. 11-1 shot Texas Chrome finished a quality second in the field of eight while American Dubai held for third, three lengths back at 17-1 odds. Code West was fourth with 3-5 favorite Dolphus in fifth and 5-1 second choice Hawaakom, Conquest Windycity, and December Seven completing the order of finish.