third in the 2010 Metropolitan Handicap, continued his preparations for this
year’s renewal with a 1:01.71 five-furlong breeze over Saratoga’s Oklahoma
training track Sunday morning.
was exactly what we wanted, and we plan to give him another workout next
weekend,” said Jim Bond, who trains the 6-year-old son of Tiznow for William L.
in the Grade 2 Kelso Handicap at Belmont
last October, Tizway has made two starts in 2011, finishing third in both the
Grade 2 Gulfstream Park Handicap on March 12 and in the Grade 1 Charles Town
Classic on April 16.
who believes Tizway runs his best races in one-turn miles, was impressed with
the horse’s performance in the Charles Town Classic, which was contested around
three turns at 1 1/8 miles.
ran great,” said Bond. “The track was pretty soupy that night, and he lost his
balance a little. He ran gallantly and he always tries hard.”