Ironicus is by emerging sire of sires Distorted Humor out of a multiple stakes-placed A.P. Indy mare. He is half to four graded stakes winners including ON LEAVE (G2), NORUMBEGA (G2), HUNTING (G3), and QUIET HARBOR (G3). His second dam is half to the prolific producer Praise (dam of stallions FLATTER & CONGRATS) as well as graded stakes winners EASTERN ECHO (G1), YELL (G2), ROAR (G2), BLARE OF TRUMPETS (G3), etc.
Dixie Stakes (G2) at Pimlico (8.5, T, 1:40.2); defeating Up With the Birds, Long On Value
ALW at Gulfstream (8.5F, T, 1:41.4); beating Awesome Sky, Downey Gap
Fourstardave Handicap (G2) at Saratoga (1 Mile, T, 1:34.3, 106 Beyer); defeated by Grand Arch, beating Seek Again, Mshawish
ALW at Keeneland (8.5F, T, 1:43.2); defeated by Sycamore Lane, beating Highball, Coastline
Fort Marcy Stakes (G3) at Belmont (8.5F, T, 1:40.4, 100 Beyer); beating Smooth Daddy, Messi (GER)
Manhattan Stakes (G1) at Belmont (12F, T, 1:58.4, 106 Beyer); defeated by Flintshire, beating World Approval, Divisidero, Big Blue Kitten Shadwell Turf Mile Stakes (G1) at Keeneland (1 Mile, T, 1:37, 105 Beyer); defeated by Miss Temple City, beating Tourist, Mondialiste (IRE)