This great foundation mare began her racing career while still unnamed and was afterward named in honor of a city in Belgium. Among her many accomplishments, she became the oldest mare to foal a winner of England's Derby Stakes in the 20th century. Who was she?
3/26/2021 04:58:13 pm
Plucky Liege was the oldest mare to foal a Derby Stakes winner. She was 23 when Bois Roussel was foaled.
4/2/2021 10:38:02 pm
Right as usual, Janet.
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