How Tiznow became a Kentucky stud

Two-time Breeders' Cup Classic winner Tiznow isn't your typical thoroughbred and neither is the deal that sent him to stud.

Updated: November 24, 2001, 8:22 PM ET
By Kenny Rice | Special to ESPN.com

Corporate America makes deals on the golf course; American thoroughbred breeders often make theirs in the early morning on the backside.

WinStar Farm Vice-President and Bloodstock and Racing Manger Doug Cauthen was taking an extra long look at Tiznow as he came off the track on the Friday morning before the Breeders' Cup. He also noticed Frank Taylor of Taylor Made Farm near the rail devoting an equal amount of attention to the colt. Like two poker players a card away from the jackpot, ...

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