Tiznow

Fee: $60,000 S&N
Cee's Tizzy - Cee's Song,
by
Seattle Song, 1997 B

Hall of Fame Champion, Champion Sire, Emerging Sire of Sires

Hall of Fame Champion, Horse of the Year and Champion Sire, Tiznow is not only one of the world’s top sires, but is the leading link to the sire line of the great Man o’ War.

Still the only two-time winner of the Breeders’ Cup Classic [G1], Tiznow was voted Champion 3-year-old, champion older male, and Horse of the Year. An immediate success at stud, Tiznow was America's Champion Freshman Sire, and has gone on to become one of the  most reliable sires of quality.

Tiznow - Hall of Fame Champion, Champion Sire, Emerging Sire of Sires
Tiznow Overview
  • Sire of 14 G1 winners that have won many of the world’s most prestigious events: Belmont [G1], Travers [G1], Dubai World Cup [G1], Met Mile [G1], Wood Memorial [G1], Santa Anita Derby [G1], Whitney [G1], Hopeful [G1], and many more
  • 2016 racing: TOURIST, winner of the Fourstardave H. [G1], his sire's 14th Grade 1 winner, plus stakes winners PINK POPPY, MODERN, etc.
  • 2016 sales: $675,000, $575,000, $500,000 colts at KEESEP
  • 2015 racing: MY SWEET ADDICTION [G1], TOURIST [G1P], TIZ SHEA D [G2]KENTUCKIAN [G3], etc.
  • 2015 Big Horses in the sales ring: $800,000, $550,000, $550,000, $525,000, $525,000, $500,000, etc.
  • Former champion freshman sire and a perennial leading General Sire in North America
  • Lifetime: 58 black type winners, 35 Graded SWs, 121 BT horses, $69M progeny earnings
  • Still the only back-to-back Breeders’ Cup Classic [G1] winner

Tiznow ranks in the top 2% of sires by average earnings per starter, and his progeny have won the Belmont [G1], Travers [G1], Dubai World Cup [G1], Met Mile [G1], Wood Memorial [G1], Santa Anita Derby [G1], Ruffian [G1], Whitney [G1], Lady’s Secret [G1], Carter [G1], Vanity [G1], Ogden Phipps [G1], Goodwood [G1] and Hopeful [G1].

At the sales, Tiznow’s weanlings, yearlings, and juveniles all have averaged six figures. His 2016 figures include a $300,000 colt at OBS March Selected 2-year-olds Sale. In 2015, his juveniles averaged $218,500, while in 2014, his yearlings averaged $237,956 (19 sold for $300,000 or higher). Over the past three years, he sired four seven-figure yearlings. Tiznow was bred to 126 mares in 2015.

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earned
3 9 5 (4) 3 (2) 0 $3,445,950
4 6 3 (3) 1 (1) 2 (2) $2,981,880
Totals 15 8 (7) 4 (3) 2 (2) $6,247,830

Won at 3

  • Breeders' Cup Classic at Churchill Downs (G1, 10f in 2:00 3/5, 116 Beyer, defeating Giant's Causeway, Captain Steve, Albert the Great, Lemon Drop Kid, Fusaichi Pegasus, Cat Thief, Vision and Verse, Gander, Pine Dance, Dust On the Bottle, Guided Tour, Golden Missile)
  • Super Derby at Louisiana Downs (G1, 10f in 1:59 4/5, 114 Beyer, defeating Commendable, Mass Market, Clever Brick, Chris's Bad Boy, White Star)
  • Goodwood Breeders' Cup H. at Santa Anita Park (G2, 9f in 1:47 1/5, 119 Beyer, defeating Captain Steve, Euchre, Sir Bear, Big Ten (CHI), River Keen (IRE), Bagshot).
  • Affirmed H. at Hollywood Park (G3, 8.5f , defeating Dixie Union, Millencolin, Grey Memo, Performing Magic, Hemmingsway).
  • A maiden special weight race at Hollywood Park (8 1/2f, defeating Coldwater Canyon, Factual Evidence, Nationalore, Sunday Power, Valiant Wonder, Classic Tee, Apalachee's Native, Delightful Reef).

2nd at 3

  • Pacific Classic S. (G1, 10f,  to Skimming, Bourbon Courage, defeating Ecton Park, General Challenge, Euchre, Forty One Carats, River Keen (IRE))
  • Swaps S. at Hollywood Park (G1, 9f, to Captain Steve, defeating Spacelink, Grey Memo, Millencolin, Spicy Stuff)

Won at 4

  • Breeders' Cup Classic at Belmont Park(G1, 10f in 2:00 3/5, 117 Beyer, defeating Sakhee, Albert the Great, Macho Uno, Guided Tour, Galileo (IRE), Include, Aptitude, Gander, Black Minnaloushe, A Fleets Dancer, Orientate, Freedom Crest)
  • Santa Anita H. (G1, 10f in 2:01 2/5 by 5, 117 Beyer, defeating Wooden Phone, Tribunal, Irisheyesareflying, Guided Tour, Jimmy Z, Moonlight Charger, Beat All, Bienamado, Perssonet (CHI), Lethal Instrument, Jorrocks)
  • San Fernando S. (G2, 8.5f, defeating Walkslikeaduck, Wooden Phone, New Advantage, Nurdlinger, Remember Sheikh)

2nd at 4

  • Strub S. at Santa Anita Park (G2, 9f, to Wooden Phone, defeating Jimmy Z, Tribunal, Nurdlinger, Capo Di Capo)

3rd at 4

  • Woodward S. at Belmont Park (G1, 9f, to Lido Palace (CHI), Albert the Great, defeating Country Be Gold, Red Bullet)
  • Goodwood Breeders' Cup H. (9f,  to Freedom Crest, Skimming, defeating Dig for It, Dixie Dot Com, Tribunal)

 

Printable Pedigree

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Generational Pedigree

CEES TIZZY (USA)
gr. 1987
RELAUNCH (USA)
gr. 1976
IN REALITY (USA)
b. 1964 [BC]
INTENTIONALLY (USA) blk. 1956 [BI]
MY DEAR GIRL (USA) ch. 1957 *
FOGGY NOTE (USA)*
gr. 1965
THE AXE (USA) gr. 1958
SILVER SONG (USA) gr. 1957
TIZLY (USA)
b. 1981
LYPHARD (USA)
b. 1969 [C]
NORTHERN DANCER (CAN)   b. 1961 [BC]
GOOFED (USA) ch. 1960 *
TIZNA (CHI)
b. 1969
TREVIERES (FR) b. 1956
NORIS (CHI) b. 1958
CEE'S SONG (USA)*
dkb/br. 1986
SEATTLE SONG (USA)
b. 1981
SEATTLE SLEW (USA)
dkb/br. 1974 [BC]
BOLD REASONING (USA) dkb/br. 1968
MY CHARMER (USA) b. 1969 *
INCANTATION (USA)
dkb/br. 1965
PRINCE BLESSED (USA) b. 1957
MAGIC SPELL (USA) b. 1954
LONELY DANCER (CAN)
b. 1975
NICE DANCER (CAN)
b. 1969
NORTHERN DANCER (CAN)   b. 1961 [BC]
NICE PRINCESS (USA) ch. 1964
SLEEP LONELY (USA)*
dkb/br. 1970
PIA STAR (USA) b. 1961 [S]
SULENAN (USA) ch. 1963
courtesy of Pedigree Query

Tiznow News

Tiznow now yearlings average $400K at Keeneland September day 1 title=
Tiznow

Tiznow now yearlings average $400K at Keeneland September day 1

Tiznow's excellent sales results during the first session of the Keeneland September Yearling sale on Monday afternoon included three lots that brought at least a half-million dollars...

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Stakes veteran Pink Poppy annexes Wasted Tears S. title=
Tiznow

Stakes veteran Pink Poppy annexes Wasted Tears S.

Tiznow's classy distaffer Pink Poppy tallied her third lifetime stakes victory on Saturday at Gulfstream Park with a three-quarter length win in the $75,000 Wasted Tears S...

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Tiznow juveniles score big at Saratoga, Woodbine title=
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Tiznow juveniles score big at Saratoga, Woodbine

A pair of 2-year-olds by champion sire Tiznow turned in splendid performances on Sunday...

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Tiznow's Tourist wins Grade 1 Fourstardave H. title=
Tiznow

Tiznow's Tourist wins Grade 1 Fourstardave H.

WinStar Farm's homebred Tourist turned in a stellar performance in Saturday's $500,000 Fourstardave H. (G1) at Saratoga to give the 5-year-old son of Tiznow his first graded stakes victory...

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Tiznow Progeny Gallery

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  • Sire of 14 G1 winners that have won many of the world’s most prestigious events: Belmont [G1], Travers [G1], Dubai World Cup [G1], Met Mile [G1], Wood Memorial [G1], Santa Anita Derby [G1], Whitney [G1], Hopeful [G1], and many more
  • 2016 racing: TOURIST, winner of the Fourstardave H. [G1], his sire's 14th Grade 1 winner, plus stakes winners PINK POPPY, MODERN, etc.
  • 2016 sales: $675,000, $575,000, $500,000 colts at KEESEP
  • 2015 racing: MY SWEET ADDICTION [G1], TOURIST [G1P], TIZ SHEA D [G2]KENTUCKIAN [G3], etc.
  • 2015 Big Horses in the sales ring: $800,000, $550,000, $550,000, $525,000, $525,000, $500,000, etc.
  • Former champion freshman sire and a perennial leading General Sire in North America
  • Lifetime: 58 black type winners, 35 Graded SWs, 121 BT horses, $69M progeny earnings
  • Still the only back-to-back Breeders’ Cup Classic [G1] winner

Tiznow ranks in the top 2% of sires by average earnings per starter, and his progeny have won the Belmont [G1], Travers [G1], Dubai World Cup [G1], Met Mile [G1], Wood Memorial [G1], Santa Anita Derby [G1], Ruffian [G1], Whitney [G1], Lady’s Secret [G1], Carter [G1], Vanity [G1], Ogden Phipps [G1], Goodwood [G1] and Hopeful [G1].

At the sales, Tiznow’s weanlings, yearlings, and juveniles all have averaged six figures. His 2016 figures include a $300,000 colt at OBS March Selected 2-year-olds Sale. In 2015, his juveniles averaged $218,500, while in 2014, his yearlings averaged $237,956 (19 sold for $300,000 or higher). Over the past three years, he sired four seven-figure yearlings. Tiznow was bred to 126 mares in 2015.

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earned
3 9 5 (4) 3 (2) 0 $3,445,950
4 6 3 (3) 1 (1) 2 (2) $2,981,880
Totals 15 8 (7) 4 (3) 2 (2) $6,247,830

Won at 3

  • Breeders' Cup Classic at Churchill Downs (G1, 10f in 2:00 3/5, 116 Beyer, defeating Giant's Causeway, Captain Steve, Albert the Great, Lemon Drop Kid, Fusaichi Pegasus, Cat Thief, Vision and Verse, Gander, Pine Dance, Dust On the Bottle, Guided Tour, Golden Missile)
  • Super Derby at Louisiana Downs (G1, 10f in 1:59 4/5, 114 Beyer, defeating Commendable, Mass Market, Clever Brick, Chris's Bad Boy, White Star)
  • Goodwood Breeders' Cup H. at Santa Anita Park (G2, 9f in 1:47 1/5, 119 Beyer, defeating Captain Steve, Euchre, Sir Bear, Big Ten (CHI), River Keen (IRE), Bagshot).
  • Affirmed H. at Hollywood Park (G3, 8.5f , defeating Dixie Union, Millencolin, Grey Memo, Performing Magic, Hemmingsway).
  • A maiden special weight race at Hollywood Park (8 1/2f, defeating Coldwater Canyon, Factual Evidence, Nationalore, Sunday Power, Valiant Wonder, Classic Tee, Apalachee's Native, Delightful Reef).

2nd at 3

  • Pacific Classic S. (G1, 10f,  to Skimming, Bourbon Courage, defeating Ecton Park, General Challenge, Euchre, Forty One Carats, River Keen (IRE))
  • Swaps S. at Hollywood Park (G1, 9f, to Captain Steve, defeating Spacelink, Grey Memo, Millencolin, Spicy Stuff)

Won at 4

  • Breeders' Cup Classic at Belmont Park(G1, 10f in 2:00 3/5, 117 Beyer, defeating Sakhee, Albert the Great, Macho Uno, Guided Tour, Galileo (IRE), Include, Aptitude, Gander, Black Minnaloushe, A Fleets Dancer, Orientate, Freedom Crest)
  • Santa Anita H. (G1, 10f in 2:01 2/5 by 5, 117 Beyer, defeating Wooden Phone, Tribunal, Irisheyesareflying, Guided Tour, Jimmy Z, Moonlight Charger, Beat All, Bienamado, Perssonet (CHI), Lethal Instrument, Jorrocks)
  • San Fernando S. (G2, 8.5f, defeating Walkslikeaduck, Wooden Phone, New Advantage, Nurdlinger, Remember Sheikh)

2nd at 4

  • Strub S. at Santa Anita Park (G2, 9f, to Wooden Phone, defeating Jimmy Z, Tribunal, Nurdlinger, Capo Di Capo)

3rd at 4

  • Woodward S. at Belmont Park (G1, 9f, to Lido Palace (CHI), Albert the Great, defeating Country Be Gold, Red Bullet)
  • Goodwood Breeders' Cup H. (9f,  to Freedom Crest, Skimming, defeating Dig for It, Dixie Dot Com, Tribunal)

 

Printable Pedigree

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Generational Pedigree

CEES TIZZY (USA)
gr. 1987
RELAUNCH (USA)
gr. 1976
IN REALITY (USA)
b. 1964 [BC]
INTENTIONALLY (USA) blk. 1956 [BI]
MY DEAR GIRL (USA) ch. 1957 *
FOGGY NOTE (USA)*
gr. 1965
THE AXE (USA) gr. 1958
SILVER SONG (USA) gr. 1957
TIZLY (USA)
b. 1981
LYPHARD (USA)
b. 1969 [C]
NORTHERN DANCER (CAN)   b. 1961 [BC]
GOOFED (USA) ch. 1960 *
TIZNA (CHI)
b. 1969
TREVIERES (FR) b. 1956
NORIS (CHI) b. 1958
CEE'S SONG (USA)*
dkb/br. 1986
SEATTLE SONG (USA)
b. 1981
SEATTLE SLEW (USA)
dkb/br. 1974 [BC]
BOLD REASONING (USA) dkb/br. 1968
MY CHARMER (USA) b. 1969 *
INCANTATION (USA)
dkb/br. 1965
PRINCE BLESSED (USA) b. 1957
MAGIC SPELL (USA) b. 1954
LONELY DANCER (CAN)
b. 1975
NICE DANCER (CAN)
b. 1969
NORTHERN DANCER (CAN)   b. 1961 [BC]
NICE PRINCESS (USA) ch. 1964
SLEEP LONELY (USA)*
dkb/br. 1970
PIA STAR (USA) b. 1961 [S]
SULENAN (USA) ch. 1963
courtesy of Pedigree Query
Tiznow now yearlings average $400K at Keeneland September day 1 title=
Tiznow

Tiznow now yearlings average $400K at Keeneland September day 1

Tiznow's excellent sales results during the first session of the Keeneland September Yearling sale on Monday afternoon included three lots that brought at least a half-million dollars...

[read more]

Stakes veteran Pink Poppy annexes Wasted Tears S. title=
Tiznow

Stakes veteran Pink Poppy annexes Wasted Tears S.

Tiznow's classy distaffer Pink Poppy tallied her third lifetime stakes victory on Saturday at Gulfstream Park with a three-quarter length win in the $75,000 Wasted Tears S...

[read more]

Tiznow juveniles score big at Saratoga, Woodbine title=
Tiznow

Tiznow juveniles score big at Saratoga, Woodbine

A pair of 2-year-olds by champion sire Tiznow turned in splendid performances on Sunday...

[read more]

Tiznow's Tourist wins Grade 1 Fourstardave H. title=
Tiznow

Tiznow's Tourist wins Grade 1 Fourstardave H.

WinStar Farm's homebred Tourist turned in a stellar performance in Saturday's $500,000 Fourstardave H. (G1) at Saratoga to give the 5-year-old son of Tiznow his first graded stakes victory...

[read more]

Tiznow Progeny Gallery

tiznow-print

Printable forms

Electronic Mare Submission

General Information
Name: (required)
Email: (required)
Phone: (required)
Organization:
Street Address:
City / State / Zip:
Comments:
Stallion(s) of interest:
Artie Schiller
Bellamy Road
Bodemeister
Carpe Diem
Colonel John
Commissioner
Congrats
Constitution
Daredevil
Distorted Humor
Drosselmeyer
Fed Biz
Gemologist
More Than Ready
Overanalyze
Paynter
Pioneerof the Nile
Revolutionary
Sidney's Candy
Speightstown
Super Saver
Take Charge Indy
Tiznow

Download Printable forms

Mare Information
Mare Name: (required)
Age:
Sire:
Dam:
Status:
Previous Year Covering Sire:
Boarding Farm:
Produce History:
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