07/09/2015 1:16PM

Ironicus targets Fourstardave after win


ELMONT, N.Y. – Trainer Shug McGaughey was all smiles Thursday while looking back on Ironicus’s impressive performance on Wednesday. Ironicus cruised to a 1 1/4-length decision in a high-priced optional-claiming race. The margin of victory was a bit deceptive, as he was being geared down at the end by jockey Javier Castellano.