Making his first start in stakes company, Tiz Now Tiz Then made a bold five-wide move into the stretch, took over near the furlong marker and won going away in the $250,000 Iowa Derby June 27 at Prairie Meadows.
- Chestnut Colt
- Born 2005
- IA -Bred
|Trainer||Kelly R. Von Hemel|
|Owner||William Gessmann & Albaugh Family Stables LLC (Jason Loutsch)|
|Breeder||Okoboji Racing Stable|
|Maya's Storm View Five-Cross Pedigree||Stormy Atlantic||Storm Cat|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Okoboji Racing Stable II||($0)|
|Two-year-old||Roll Reroll Stables||($30,000)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
After lackluster performances in both the May 3 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) and the May 31 Ohio Derby (gr. II), Z Fortune has raised questions. On June 27 in the $250,000 Iowa Derby at Prairie Meadows, the son of Siphon looks to provide some answers when he faces seven rivals.