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Tizaqueena Wins Churchill Distaff Turf Mile

| Churchill Downs Communications | 05/02/2009 #
  • Darley Stable's Tizaqueena captured the Churchill Distaff Turf Mile (gr. II) at Churchill Downs under jockey Jamie Theriot on Kentucky Derby Day, Saturday, May 2, 2009.

  • Darley Stable's Tizaqueena captured the Churchill Distaff Turf Mile (gr. II) at Churchill Downs under jockey Jamie Theriot on Kentucky Derby Day, Saturday, May 2, 2009.

Tizaqueena, owned by Darley Stables and trained by Michael Stidham, scored a three-quarters length victory in the $238,600 Churchill Distaff Turf Mile (Grade II) at Churchill Downs on Kentucky Derby Day, Saturday, May 2, 2009.  The 4-year-old daughter of Tiznow scored her fourth consecutive victory under jockey Jamie Theriot.

The final time was 1:38.86 over a "good" turf course.   Dawn After Dawn, ridden by Rene Douglas, finished second in the race, while Lemon Chiffon was third under Mike Smith.

Tizaqueena returned $19.80 on a $2 win wager.