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American Lion (horse)

American Lion
Sire Tiznow
Dam Storm Tide
Grandsire Cees Tizzy
Damsire Storm Cat
Gender Colt
Foaled 2007
Country United States
Color Chestnut
Breeder WinStar Farm
Owner WinStar Farm
Trainer Eoin Harty
Record 7: 3-1-1
Earnings $673,560
American Lion is a thoroughbred racehorse out of Storm Tide by Tiznow. He was born around 2007 in the United States, and was bred by WinStar Farm.
Major wins
Hollywood Prevue Stakes (2009)
Illinois Derby (2010
Horse (Equus ferus caballus)

American Lion is an American Thoroughbred Race Horse, a foal of 2007 he was a contender in the 2010 Kentucky Derby. However he did not finish within the money.

American Lion is sired by Horse of the Year, Tiznow, who is the only horse to date to win two Breeders' Cup Classic. He is out of the mare Storm Tide, a daughter of Storm Cat, making his success evident that the cross between Tiznow and Storm Cat mares viable. He was bred by WinStar Farm and is owned by same.

To date he has won 3 out of his seven start, winning in his first major stakes win in the Hollywood Prevue Stakes as a 2 year old and in route to the derby he won the Illinois Derby and came in eleventh in the 2010 Kentucky derby..


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