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Deputy Glitters turns tables

Updated: March 21, 2006, 12:36 PM ET
By Mike Welsch | Daily Racing Form

OLDSMAR, Fla. -- Deputy Glitters got the drop on Bluegrass Cat in the opening furlong of the $250,000 Tampa Bay Derby and used that advantage to post a two-length upset of the 2-5 favorite in the main event on Saturday's 13-race Festival Day card at Tampa Bay Downs.

Under a perfectly judged ride by Tampa Bay's leading jockey, Jose Lezcano, Deputy Glitters stalked the pace of longshot Winnie's Tigger Too through modest fractions of 24.30 and 49.29 seconds. Deputy Glitters assumed command ...

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